International Information & Communication

The International Information and Communication field of study requires the completion of a minimum of three course credits from the list below.

As a reminder, please note:

  • A course may be counted for credit in only one Field of Study.
  • In those cases where a course is listed in more than one Field of Study, the student may choose the Field of Study in which it is to be credited.
  • Courses, however, may be used to meet both Divisional Breadth requirements and Field of Study requirements simultaneously.
Faculty Supervising this Field of Study: Professor Carolyn Gideon


DHP D204 U.S. Public Diplomacy
DHP D216m Social Networks in Organizations - Part One
DHP D217m Social Networks in Organizations - Part Two
*DHP P231 International Communication
[DHP P232] Communications Policy Analysis and Modeling
DHP P234
The Arts of Communication
DHP P234m The Arts of Communication
DHP P249
Foundations of International Cybersecurity
[EIB E280]
Economics and Management of Technology 

Students taking DHP P232 may also offer one credit of the following courses to fulfill field requirements:

EIB E210m Quantitative Methods
EIB E211 Microeconomics
EIB E213 Econometrics

* This course is required for constitution of the field.
++ Any one of these courses may be used as the required course in the field.
+ Any one of these courses may be used as the second required course in the field.
[ ] Bracketed courses are those not offered 2014-2015.
Unless otherwise indicated, students need three course credits to complete a field of study. Modular courses count as one-half credit and if listed in a field, two must be taken to complete one course.

Professors with expertise in the field

Research Centers

Student Theses

Campi ya Kanzi Case Study: ECOTOURISM MARKETING IN KENYA (MALD 2010)

Nation Branding: Greece, a Country in Crisis (MIB 2010)

State Branding in the 21st Century (MALD 2009)

Collaborative Value Sharing Between Profit and NonProfit Partners in Emerging Markets: The Case of GrameenPhone in Bangladesh (MALD 2009)

Achieving Complex National Security Missions: A Multidisciplinary Approach to the Design and Management of Collaborative Institutions (MALD 2009)

Conceptualizing Climate Change Migration: A Literature Review and Analysis of the State of the Field and its Implications (MALD 2009)

Towards a National Information Infrastructure Initiative for the United States: An Analysis of Global Broadband Deployment, Adoption and Policies for Enhancement (MALD 2008)

If We Could Hear & Read Their Stories: A Comparative Analysis of Perpetrator Patterns & Community Responses to Sexual Violence in Liberia & Eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (MALD 2008)

Never Again? The Failure of the International Community and the Media During the Rwanda Genocide (MALD 2008)

A Story of Communication, Power and Vision: Bringing Guatemalan Civil Society into the National Decision-Making Process (MALD 2008)

NGO Mission and Staff Perception: A Case Study of the Finca del Niño (MALD 2008)

Farm Animal Welfare and WTO Law: Assessing the Legality of Policy Measures (MALD 2008)

Adopem Bank: Microfinance in the Dominican Republic, A Case Study (MALD 2008)