ARHT3672 A Fieldwork course “Art and the City”

Paris, France 2018

Paris, France 2018

Registrations for Paris 2018 have now closed. We have reached our maximum of 30 people. If you are still interested please fill out the Expression of Interest Form and we will add you to a waiting list.

2nd -15th July, 2018

The Department of Art History are excited to invite you to enrol into the new Fieldwork Unit of Study, Art and the City to take place in Paris, France.

This course is open to Art History students eligible to enrol into Senior Advanced level 3000 units of study.

Paris lecturers

  • Professor Mark Ledbury - Power Professor of Art History and Visual Culture The Department of Art History, Director of the Power Institute.

Essential Information

You will be required to remit two separate sums to the University of Sydney for participation in the Paris Fieldwork Unit.

The first amount of $3,100 per person is based on a minimum of 20 with a maximum of 30 participants and the current exchange rate. This represents the in-country costs of your stay in Paris and includes:

  • 13 nights three-star hotel accommodation in Paris (Twin-share rooms) (Optional single room supplement +$770.00 per person)
  • All breakfasts
  • 2 dinners – a welcome dinner and our last night together
  • Public transportation – 2 x 5-day unlimited use Metro tickets zones 1-3
  • Coach transportation as per itinerary
  • Museum/Gallery Entrance fees as per itinerary
  • 3 x evening seminars
  • Tipping for included activities and meals
  • Local guides at all major sites as per itinerary

A deposit of $500 due 30th June 2017 will be required to reserve your place in the Paris Fieldwork unit with the balance of payment due 70 days prior to departure.

Note: Airfares are not included and you will need to make your own arrangements, we can recommend travel agents upon request.

The second sum will be your Intensive July, 2017 Student Contribution fee. Although the 2018 Commonwealth Support Place (CSP) fee is not yet known, the 2016 fee for an undergraduate 12 credit point unit is $1587. Enrolments for Intensive July will open as normal December 2017.

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Contact and Registration

To register for the Paris Fieldwork unit please download and complete the registration form and email it to:
Lucy Baird

Administration Officer
The Department of Art History
Rm215 level 2
RC Mills Building, Fisher Rd, The University of Sydney

Essential that you pay the $500 deposit required to secure your place here before 30th June 2017 and include your receipt number in your registration form.
Note: the deposit will become non refundable as at 1st September 2017

Once registrations have closed you will be contacted regarding information sessions, which will be held in Semester 1 2018.

Paris Itinerary 2nd – 15th July 2018

Day Dates Itinerary Overnight
1 02-Jul-18 Welcome dinner in local restaurant. Paris
2 03-Jul-18 Louvre. Paris
3 04-Jul-18 Musee D’Orsay. Paris
4 05-Jul-18 Sainte Chapelle. Paris
5 06-Jul-18 Musee Rodin and Picasso Museum. Paris
6 07-Jul-18

Musee Cluny.

Evening Seminar.

7 08-Jul-18 No scheduled activities. Paris
8 09-Jul-18 Full day with private coach. Entry to Chateau Chantilly (Musee Conde). Paris
9 10-Jul-18

Centre Georges Pompidou and Fondation Cartier pour L

Art Contemporain.
10 11-Jul-18

Return transport with RER. Entries to the Chateau and Gardens of Versailles

Evening Seminar.

11 12-Jul-18 Musee des Arts Decoratifs, Musee du Quai Branly and Musee de l’Immigration Paris
12 13-Jul-18

Full day with private coach. Entries to Villa Savoie and Domaine de Malmaison

Evening Seminar.

13 14-Jul-18

Services of a local English speaking guide for 2 hours (Pantheon, Luxembourg Gardens).

Farewell dinner in local restaurant.

14 15-Jul-18 Tour ends after breakfast Paris

Disclaimer: The information listed is correct as at the time of publication. This may be subject to change. Participants will be advised of any updates.