Professional Development Program in Cultural Diplomacy by the Arts, Music & Cinema
The Certificate Program in the Implementation of Cultural Diplomacy through the Arts, Music & Cinema is comprised of specialized courses designed to provide participants with core knowledge in the field of Cultural Diplomacy, with a special emphasis on the use of the arts, music and cinema as methods of cultural diplomacy. The program combines both theory and practical case studies from a wide variety of fields, such as international relations, diplomacy, the humanities, and culture. The program provides a thorough analysis of a diverse selection of cultural diplomacy institutions and the application of cultural diplomacy in the framework of foreign policy, domestic policy and multiculturalism.
Program Structure, Methodology & Curriculum »
The Certificate Program in the Implementation of Cultural Diplomacy through the Arts, Music & Cinema is a two-week program devoted to the study of Certificate Program in the Implementation of Cultural Diplomacy through the Arts, Music & Cinema. The Program consists of lectures, seminars, workshops, social activities and special events. The program provides a thorough background in Cultural Diplomacy, using a historical and case study approach, while further accentuating the role and potential of Cultural Diplomacy to strengthen international relations.
The program addresses contemporary international issues, with classroom lectures and seminars supplemented by lectures and briefings at international and non-governmental organizations; educational events, conferences, tours, and meetings with artists and foreign officials are further incorporated into the curriculum. In addition, the program affords participants the opportunity to attend all ICD conferences, events, presentations, and other activities.
As well as liaising with artists, participants will meet with leading experts working in international organizations, embassies, religious institutions, research centers, and academic institutions, and will engage with specialists in the areas of International Relations & Economics, Culture, Theology, History, Communication, Politics, Human Rights, Peace Building, Multilateral Diplomacy, Conflict Resolution, and Development.
Lectures and seminars will include an interdisciplinary mixture of the relevant topics to the field of cultural diplomacy and international relations taught by leading experts and practitioners in the field.
The Certificate Program workshops are a blend of interactive academic studies and practical training, which will assist participants in the development of their professional skills.
All participants will be awarded an official certificate of attendance upon completion of the program, which will provide details of the speakers who took part and the topics discussed. Each certificate will be signed by members of the ICD's Advisory Board. (The ICD Advisory Board list can be found here.)
International Student Requirements:
To apply for the Program, individuals should ensure that an online application form is submitted to the ICD (the online application can be found on the ICD's website).