Are you interested in complementing your undergraduate major in the College of Communication with a concentration in Latino Media Studies?
The Latino Media Studies program is designed to introduce you to issues in media and communication related to Latinos in the United States and Latin America, and to provide the opportunity to prepare for professional work in this field.
THURSDAY, APRIL 2, 2009
CMA 4.140 (Burson Conference Room)
The University of Texas at Austin
Why should you consider this option?
Important demographic and social trends in the U.S. are putting a multicultural spin on everything from business and politics to entertainment and technology. The growth of ethnic media within the U.S., and of transnational/regional media in the Americas is unprecedented.
Organizations intent on communicating with Latinos, whether at a local, regional or international level, are finding it imperative to build teams of professionals with a nuanced understanding of Latino communities, media markets and communication issues. Find out how this certificate program can enrich your academic experience at UT-Austin, and provide you with a certificate that will demonstrate your focused studies in this area, and help distinguish you throughout your professional career.
The program provides access to courses in your area of interest and some outside of your major, information on related events on and off campus, as well as related internship, conference and scholarship opportunities.
For more information, please visit: http://communication.utexas.edu/current/programs/latinostudies/index.html