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Erasmus-Socrates Program at Film Studies Department FF UK

General Information

The Film Studies Department participates in the Erasmus program with the following universities:

  • Eotvos Lorand Tudomanyegyetem (ELTE) Budapest
  • Freie Universität Berlin
  • Koebenhavns Universitet
  • Universidad de Burgos
  • Universita degli studi di Udine
  • Université Charles de Gaulle – Lille 3
  • Université de la Sorbonne Nouvelle Paris 3
  • University of Leicester 
  • University of Southampton
  • University of Sussex, Brighton
  • Vysoká škola múzických umení Bratislava

The department encourages collaboration with other foreign institutions within the Erasmus program and welcomes the establishment of partnerships with further universities. Collaboration is dependent upon the sufficient offering of film studies courses (or closely related courses) conducted in one of the world languages.


What do we offer?

The Film Studies Department is one of the most important partners in the university‘s program for foreign students. Thus, in addition to courses in the Czech language, the department also offers several courses in English, German, and French.

Courses available in the academic year 2016/2017:

  • Czech and Slovak Cinema from the 1950’s to Present: Politics, Visuality, and Experimentation (Nick Hudáč)
  • Surrealism and Eastern and Central and European Cinema (Richard Capes)
  • Female Masochism in Film: Sexuality, Ethics and Aesthetics (Richard Capes)
  • Czech Popular Cinema (Jindřiška Bláhová)
Foreign students can also attend numerous courses offered in other departments. Courses are divided into three categories: Central European Studies, Cultural Studies, and Czech Language.

Based upon individual approval, students can also attend courses offered by the Film and TV Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague (FAMU) and courses offered by other schools within the university.

If you are interested in launching collaboration with the Film Studies Department under the Erasmus program, please contact Erasmus+ Department Coordinator, Ms. Magda Španihelová at magda.spanihel@gmail.com. The inter-university agreement must be signed before December 15, in order for the agreement to take effect for the coming academic year.

Erasmus - Information for incoming students

General information regarding the international programs can be found at:

Erasmus+ http://www.ff.cuni.cz/home/international-students/programmes/llp-erasmus-3/

Or contact the faculty Erasmus program coordinator Andrea Čapková andrea.capkova@ff.cuni.cz.

The Film Studies Department is empowered to enter new agreements with foreign universities (see the General Information section), establish new courses to be conducted in a foreign language, etc. The department can also provide advice regarding individual study plans for international students. The Film Studies Department Erasmus+ Coordinator is Magda Španihelová <magda.spanihel@gmail.com>

Ph. D. Program in English

not be open in the year 2017.

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