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International Gangsters; From Scarface to Gomorrah, Short Course

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  • 42 days
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Students in the course International Gangsters; From Scarface To Gomorrah from The American University of Paris are guided to question the relevance of international gangster films in the contemporary world and in the explosive industry of television series

About

The gangster has long been a staple of cinema in many major international film industries from Hollywood to the Hong Kong New Wave. This six-week course, International Gangsters; From Scarface To Gomorrah from The American University of Paris explores the roots of the gangster genre in the major industries, such as in Germany, France and the United States.

This brief overview is used as a base for better understanding the cinematic language of gangster films in international contexts; the tragic narratives of gangster figures in diverse urban settings and the cross pollination of gangster films between national borders.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 42 days
  • Credits
    4 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

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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

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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 42 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 42 days.
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Living costs for Paris

  • 1195 - 1780 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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