School of Design

Living Paris: Experiencing and Representing the Modern City

Further Information

Alicia Brown


Tel: 6488 4649

A 15 day History of Art and Architecture study tour of Paris.

HART2042/3042 Living Paris: Experiencing and Representing the Modern City

This unit explores the visual representation and sensorial experience of Paris as the quintessential modern city. By engaging the unique built environment, urban parks, and museum collections of Paris, this study abroad contextualises art and architectural history through on-site learning. Students will have the opportunity to investigate spatial and visual concepts through direct experience. 

Gustave Caillebotte, Rue Hal%uFFFDvy from the 6th Floor, (1878)

Credit: 6 points

Level 2/3 option unit within the History of Art major, or

Level 2/3 elective unit, or 

Category B broadening unit for Commerce, Design or Science students


Dates: NA

Unit Coordinators: Emily Eastgate Brink and Philip Goldswain               

Paris Info Flyer [PDF, 267.5 KB]
Updated 27 Jun 2016

Important information

The running of any summer unit is subject to minimum participation numbers.
Travel dates for overseas units may be subject to change up until offers are issued.

Where more applications are received than places are available, senior students will be given preference.
Any further selection will be by academic merit and relevance to your degree course.

Your enrolment in any summer unit is also subject to Faculty approval. If ALVA is not your Allocated Office for Course Advice, you must seek approval from the relevant Student Office.
For any programs that involve overseas travel and study, students are responsible for covering the costs of accommodation, flights and excursions / living expenses, in addition to the tuition attached to the unit.

A range of Study Abroad Scholarships are available, varying in value and eligibility criteria.  Applications for Study Abroad Scholarships must be submitted by the last Friday in August. More information about financial assistance for overseas study including OS-HELP loans can be found here.

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