The University of Istanbul hosts the

I. Summer School of the University Network of the European Capitals of Culture
in Istanbul on 10-17 July 2010.

The theme of the Summer School is media studies, the

participating students will be asked to shoot a film about Istanbul during their stay there.

Who can apply for participating on the Summer School?

Students from all faculties studying at universities which are members of the University Network of the European Capitals of Culture.

How can students apply for a place?

Please fill in the registration form and send it to the UNeECC contact person at your university.
To download registration form please click here

Students are also requested to send the following documents:
1.    Curriculum Vitae
2.    Motivation Letter about why they wish to participate on the Summer School
3.    Recommendation Letter written by the Dean or Head of a Department where the applying student pursues his/her studies
The Institutional UNeECC coordinator is asked to forward the application to the UNeECC Secretariat
When will students be informed about their applications?The UNeECC Board will evaluate the received Summer School Applications and will select the participants. Students will receive information about their decision

For further information please contact the UNeECC Secretariat at pozsgai.gyongyi@pte.hu


Very low costs due to generous support of the University of Istanbul

The University of Istanbul will cover the costs of accommodation, one meal per day,
film shooting and transportation within Turkey.
The students are expected to pay for their travelling costs to and from Istanbul.
The programme will cover 5 days of workshop and 2 days of sightseeing.

To download poster please click here

July  11,  Sunday
Arrival to Istanbul and  settling  dormitory.

July  12,  Monday

09.00-09.30
Introducing to Istanbul and Istanbul University

09.30-13.00
Workshop-  Shot of  a short film  called “Traces of Global Culture in 2010 European Capital of  Culture Istanbul”
Discussion about the screenplay and  shot  arrangements.

13.00-14.00
Lunch

14.00-17.00
A trip to  Sultanahmet  and also, exploration of places for film  (Topkapi Palace, Yerebatan Palace, Mosques)

July  13, Tuesday

09.30-13.00
Bosphorus  Tour by boat.

12.00-13.00
Lunch

14.00-17.00
Workshop
First  Day of Shooting  and capturing videos for editing

July  14, Wednesday

09.00-13.00
Workshop
Second Day of Shooting and Editing

13.00-14.00
Lunch

14.30-17.00
A trip to Istanbul Modern Museum  and  Dolmabahçe Sarayi

July  15, Thursday

09.00-13.00
Workshop
Editing

13.00-14.00
Lunch

14.00-18.00
A trip to Taksim (Galata Kulesi, Pera Müzesi, Saint Antuan, Fransiz Sokagi, Tünel)

July  16, Friday

09.00-13.00
Workshop
Completing  the film and watching it.

13.00-14.00
Lunch

14.00-18.00
A trip to Küçüksu Kasri and Anadolu Kavagi

July  17, Saturday

Free time

July 18, Sunday
Leaving from Istanbul.