University of Innsbruck

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The European Summer School in Canadian Studies is the first of its kind in Europe and a joint venture of the Universities of Innsbruck and Vienna. It pursues two aims: (1) It addresses the multidisciplinary field of Canadian Studies and encourages an in-depth reflection on one of the European Union’s key partners, Canada. (2) It supports students and young researchers from Europe and beyond in building international networks.

European Summer School in Canadian Studies

Info


Degree
Certificate of the University of Innsbruck & the University of Vienna

Duration/ECTS-Credits
10 days/5 ECTS-AP (6 ECTS possible with an additional task)

Location
Vienna & Innsbruck

Cost
530 EUR

Dates
July 25 - August 5, 2022 

Language
English/French

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Objectives

  • interdisciplinary in-depth reflection on Canada as one of the European Union‘s key partners
  • better reciprocal understanding with regard to cultural, political, and economic issues
  • strengthening the dialogue between students from Austria, Europe, and other countries
  • networking between internationally renowned researchers and scholars and high-potential M.A./M.Ed. and Ph.D. students in the Humanities and Social Sciences
  • developing critical perspectives on national myths and stereotypes
Zielgruppe

Target group

  • students of the University of Innsbruck
  • students of the University of Vienna
  • students of any other institution of higher education in and outside Austria
Voraussetzungen

Requirements

  • completed bachelor degree
  • letter of motivation in English or French (1 page)
  • copy of official certificate of B.A./B.Ed. or M.A./M.Ed. degree
  • proof of language competence in English and/or French (certificates, transcript of records, etc.)
  • application form
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Contact

Andrea Krotthammer

Canadian Studies Centre

University of Innsbruck
Herzog-Friedrich-Straße 3 (Old Town), 1st floor
6020 Innsbruck
Austria

  +43 512 507-39301 or -39303

  canadian-summer-school@uibk.ac.at 

 

Academic Supervision

Doris G. Eibl (University of Innsbruck)

Alexandra Ganser (University of Vienna)

Ursula Mathis-Moser (University of Innsbruck)

Helena Oberzaucher (University of Vienna)

Stefanie Schäfer (University of Vienna)

Jörg Türschmann (University of Vienna)

ESSCS Office: Andrea Krotthammer / Janni Nielsen (University of Innsbruck)

Instructors

Basten, Ludger

TU Dortmund

Economic and Social Geography

Bear, Tracy

University of Alberta

Indigenous Studies

Carrière, Marie

University of Alberta

Francophone Literatures

Eibl, Doris G.

University of Innsbruck

Francophone Literatures

and Quebec Studies

Fellner, Astrid

Saarland University

Anglophone Film Studies

Ganser, Alexandra

University of Vienna

Anglophone Literatures

and Cultures

Lehmkuhl, Ursula

University of Trier

History

Maillé, Chantal

Concordia University

Intersectional Studies

Mathis-Moser, Ursula

University of Innsbruck

Francophone Literatures

and Quebec Studies

Maurer, Andreas

University of Innsbruck

Political Science

Mavrikakis, Catherine

Université de Montréal

Writer

Quell, Carsten

Ottawa, Executive Director,
Off. Languages Centre of Excellence,
Government of Canada

Language Policy

Reichwein, PearlAnn

 University of Alberta

Mountain Studies

Sandrock, Kirsten

University of Göttingen

Anglophone Literatures

Schäfer, Stefanie

University of Vienna

Anglophone Literatures

Simon, Sherry

Concordia University

Cultural and Translation Studies

Staines, David

University of Ottawa

Anglophone Literatures

Thien, Madeleine

City University of New York

Writer

Türschmann, Jörg

University of Vienna

Francophone Film Studies

Organisational Information

Dates

Please check the website for Programme and Speakers

Location

University of Vienna
Spitalgasse 2-4/Hof 8.3
1090 Wien
Austria

University of Innsbruck
Innrain 52
6020 Innsbruck
Austria

 

Please check the website for further information on Accommodation.

 

Costs and Course Fees

Please check the website for Costs and Course Fees.

Enrollment

Please submit the following documents to canadian-summer-school@uibk.ac.at:

  • letter of motivation in English or French (1 page)
  • copy of official certificate of B.A./B.Ed. or M.A./M.Ed. degree
  • proof of language competence in English and/or French (certificates, transcript of records, etc.)
  • application form

Application Deadline for 2022: March 5, 2022 

Nomination Deadline for 2022: March 11, 2022 

Nominated students can apply for scholarships from March 14 to March 25, 2022.

Payment Deadline for 2022: April 15, 2022 

The number of participants is limited. Register soon!


Download the Application Form here.

General Information for Course Registration

 


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