Paris Through Photography, Short Course

Paris Through Photography, Short Course

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    Application Deadline
  • 18 days
    Duration
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The Paris Through Photography course from The American University of Paris will examine such topics as urban landscape, street photography, portraiture and digital techniques and is structured to take full advantage of the experience of being in Paris. Class time will include field trips to various neighborhoods in the city, visits to photo exhibitions, technical demonstrations..

About

Students will explore the history and craft of photography using the beautiful and historic backdrop of Paris as inspiration.

The Paris Through Photography course from The American University of Paris is open to students with all levels of photo experience. Beginners will master the basics of camera usage (mastery of camera metering, manual adjustments to create a desired look, etc.) as well as introduction to notions of lighting and composition. More advanced students will be encouraged to refine their technical and aesthetic skills while they continue to develop and sharpen their own their personal photographic vision.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 18 days
  • Credits
    4 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

For more information please visit the programme website!

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

A successful application to The American University of Paris requires several supporting documents and sometimes tests. Most can be uploaded directly in your online application. We cannot provide you with a decision until we receive all of your documents.

Online application form
  • AUP has one straight-forward online application for all of the following applicants:
  • College Students
  • Pre-College Grads
  • Adults and Professionals
  • French Language Enthusiasts (Beginner-Advanced)
Personal statement
In a maximum of 300 words, in English, please briefly describe your interest in spending your summer in Paris at AUP, including information about the course(s) you wish to take.
Official transcripts

If you are applying for credit, AUP requires official transcripts from your last three years of schooling. Transcripts must be submitted in English or French, or be accompanied by a certified translation.

If you are a professional wanting to audit a class and have completed a tertiary degree, you can upload a copy of your degree in the place of transcripts.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    3544 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3544 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 18 days.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    3544 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3544 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 18 days.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • Extra Fees: 49 €

Living costs for Paris

  • 1195 - 1780 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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