Summer Courses


From Wednesday, June 5, 2019 to Saturday, July 20, 2019

Examines the determinants of the levels of national income, employment, rates of interest, and prices. Studies in detail the instruments of monetary and fiscal policy, highlighting the domestic and international repercussions of their implementation.


From Wednesday, June 5, 2019 to Wednesday, July 17, 2019
RoomDayStart TimeEnd Time
Monday
13:40
15:20
Tuesday
13:40
15:20
Wednesday
13:40
15:20
Thursday
13:40
15:20

Internships can be registered for 1 or 4 credits according to the situation. Please contact the Internship Office for more details.


From Wednesday, June 5, 2019 to Friday, July 19, 2019

From Wednesday, June 5, 2019 to Friday, July 19, 2019

A series of topic-centered courses refining the skills of academic essay writing, studying a wide range of ideas as expressed in diverse literary genres and periods. Introduces the analysis of literary texts and gives training in the writing of critical essays and research papers. Recent topics include: Utopia and Anti-Utopia, City as Metaphor, Portraits of Women, Culture Conflict, and Labyrinths.


From Wednesday, June 5, 2019 to Wednesday, July 17, 2019
RoomDayStart TimeEnd Time
Monday
16:00
17:40
Tuesday
16:00
17:40
Wednesday
16:00
17:40
Thursday
16:00
17:40

From Tuesday, July 2, 2019 to Friday, July 19, 2019
RoomDayStart TimeEnd Time
Monday
11:20
13:00
Tuesday
11:20
13:00
Wednesday
11:20
13:00
Thursday
11:20
13:00

Through writing poetry and analyzing examples, students become familiar with poetic forms and techniques. This workshop, led by a publishing writer, includes weekly peer critique of poems written for the course. Students explore what makes a poem moving, evocative, and imbued with a sense of music, no matter what the approach: lyric, narrative, surreal, or experimental.


From Tuesday, July 2, 2019 to Friday, July 19, 2019
RoomDayStart TimeEnd Time
Monday
14:30
18:00
Tuesday
14:30
18:00
Wednesday
14:30
18:00
Thursday
14:30
18:00

Whether a story is an imaginative transformation of life experience or an invention, the writing must be well crafted and convincing, driven not only by plot and theme but also through characterization, conflict, point of view, and sensitivity to language. Students produce and critique short stories and novel chapters while studying fiction techniques and style through examples.


From Tuesday, July 2, 2019 to Friday, July 19, 2019
RoomDayStart TimeEnd Time
Monday
14:30
18:00
Tuesday
14:30
18:00
Wednesday
14:30
18:00
Thursday
14:30
18:00

This workshop gives students the opportunity to explore through reading, research, and writing assignments an array of creative nonfiction forms, including memoir, travel writing, food and nature writing, and social essays. Students share their writing for peer critique in a supportive and constructive workshop environment. Creative nonfiction includes guest speakers and field exercises in Paris. Conferences and a final portfolio are required.


From Tuesday, July 2, 2019 to Friday, July 19, 2019
RoomDayStart TimeEnd Time
Monday
14:30
18:00
Tuesday
14:30
18:00
Wednesday
14:30
18:00
Thursday
14:30
18:00

Courses will be developed from time to time which examine various aspects of film studies, focusing on different problems, phenomena, practices and personalities. These are taught by permanent or visiting faculty, and will be generally specific to their specialization.


From Wednesday, June 5, 2019 to Wednesday, June 26, 2019
RoomDayStart TimeEnd Time
Monday
14:30
18:00
Tuesday
14:30
18:00
Wednesday
14:30
18:00
Thursday
14:30
18:00

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