University of Kentucky media students head to Ireland for course

Ten students will study World Media Systems in Dublin, Ireland for a month with University of Kentucky Associate Prof. Kakie Urch.

The course, coordinated with UK Education Abroad, will be based at Griffith College
Screen Shot 2015-05-26 at 9.57.56 AM in central Dublin. Students will learn about how Irish history, culture, politics, economy and business affect media from the Book of Kells to Facebook.

Trips from the city to County Wicklow and Belfast and the Irish coast are planned, as well as visits to media entities.

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