Fatemeh M. Shahkolahi
SIS Room 235B
International Communication is a field of study for students who are interested in the intersection of culture and international affairs. As an interdisciplinary field of study, it encompasses the study of culture, communication, and social systems at the local, national, and global levels, and examines identity, culture, and technology as they relate to communication. The program links theory to practice in building ideas that shape research, policy and professional practice. The field of international communications overlaps with key issue in international relations, development, intercultural relations, and international education. Career-related activities within this field include: international public relations and public diplomacy, diversity management, international education, global health, and international economic and political development.
The IDPP, led by COTELCO, promotes an inclusive and barrier-free global society. It offers a Master's in Disability Policy, AU's first all-online degree.