Courses are academic classes taught by qualified instructors that are intended to enhance participant’s knowledge of a given area or training in a particular discipline. Courses vary broadly in terms of length, size, content and duration.
A fine arts program can encompass a wide variety of topics. Examples of classes that students may be exposed to are digital art, art criticism and theory, art history, pottery, painting, sculpture, drawing, photography and the performing arts.
Officially known as the Italian Republic, the country is found in southern Europe. The official language is Italian and the cultural rich capital is Rome. Many of the world's oldest universities are located in Italy, in particular the University of Bologna (founded in 1088). There are three Superior Graduate Schools with "university status", three institutes with the status of Doctoral Colleges, which function at graduate and post-graduate level.
Request Information Courses in Fine Arts in Taormina - Sicily in Italy 2018
Most people do not seem to realize how much Sicily has to offer. Boasting beige pebble and sandy beaches, warm turquoise water, snow-capped volcano Mount Etna, and rich agricultural land, Sicily sits at the center of the Mediterranean. Consequently, every major [+]
Spring, Summer and Fall Semester programs are available.
Students studying for a semester are required to take a minimum of 2 language courses. No previous language study is required.
Students with previous study are given a written and oral placement exam on the first day of classes and placed in the level that corresponds to their proficiency.
Since faculty meet weekly to evaluate students' progress there is flexibility for a student to be advanced should the student's learning have accelerated in the immersive language environment.
Students earn 3 credits for each course (45 contact hours).Among courses offered: ITA101 Elementary Italian Ito ITA302 Superior Italian 2 Roots of Italy: Art History of Sicily History of Mediterranean Civilizations in Sicily Sicilian Writers in the Italian Literature: From Pirandello to Camilleri Camilleri's Commissario Montalbano: Detective Stories in Sicily Cinema of the Mediterranean Through the Italian Lens Archeology: Methodologies and Discoveries in Eastern Sicily Many Manifestations of Italian Culture Sustainable Foods Systems in Sicily Mafia: a Regional, National or Global Issue? Geology of Volcanoes of Mediterranean WHY STUDY IN SICILY ... [-]