Students in this program will engage in research, education, and outreach with a view to understanding the challenges of today’s changing intercultural settings in Qatar and worldwide.
The program aims to prepare graduates and researchers to explore new research in a relatively new discipline and to lead and manage transformative changes in Qatar and globally. It will operate as a research-driven interdisciplinary program with the aim of proposing sustainable solutions for effective intercultural communication in today’s and tomorrow’s Qatar. The program will offer courses on intercultural communication across settings and market sectors geared towards achieving effective intercultural communication in an inclusive and accessible society.
Additionally, research in the intercultural communication field will generate sociopolitical, institutional and technological innovation to drive societies towards greater intercultural dialogue and social justice.
MAICC students will be able to register electives across college programs, namely the Master of Arts in Digital Humanities and Societies (MADHS), the Master of Arts in Women Society and Development (MAWSD), the Master of Arts in Audiovisual Translation (MAAT) and the Master of Arts in Translation Studies (MATS).
Total of 39 credit hours
|Code: IC 600||Course: Foundations, Critical Approaches and Future Challenges in Intercultural Communication|
|Code: ICC 601||Course: Research in Intercultural Communication: Tools and Methods|
|Code: ICC 602||Course: Managing Communication in Intercultural Settings|
|Code: ICC 603||Course: Intercultural Communication in the Community: Mediation & Interpreting|
|Code: ICC. 604||Course: Discourse and Communication Analysis|
|Code: ICC 605||Course: Intercultural Communication in Organizations: Consulting & Management|
Three Elective Courses (3 credits each) will be selected from current (and future) CHSS programs, including the digital humanities, translation, access, women studies, literature, media, middle east studies, etc.
|Code: ICC 690||Course: Internship|
|Code: ICC 695||Course: Thesis|
|Code: ICC 699||Course: Thesis Defense|