Summer Courses in Italy

See 97 Top Summer Courses in Italy 2019

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Students looking to get ahead in their schooling often take a variety of classes as part of their summer courses. This type of interim education can also assist those who are already in a specific career, but need to find ways to continue increasing their learning.  

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Summer Course - Global Gastronomy

Winterline Global Skills
Campus Full time 7 weeks September 2019 Italy Rome

Travel the world, build skills, and fuel your passions during Winterline Global Skills' Summer programs. You’ll gain hands-on experience in your areas of interest, discover what make you tick, and build lifelong friendships. You’ll understand how what you do impacts others throughout the world, and learn how to build from it. If you’re considering a field of study but not sure yet if it’s right for you, this is your opportunity to try it out while working with and learning from our incredible partner organizations. Get ready for the best summer ever. [+]

Discover Your Passions. The Best Summer Ever. Travel the world, build skills, and fuel your passions during Winterline Global Skills' Summer programs. You’ll gain hands-on experience in your areas of interest, discover what make you tick, and build lifelong friendships. You’ll understand how what you do impacts others throughout the world, and learn how to build from it. If you’re considering a field of study but not sure yet if it’s right for you, this is your opportunity to try it out while working with and learning from our incredible partner organizations. Get ready for the best summer ever.

JUNE 24 – AUGUST 13, 2017

Global Gastronomy

Spain, Italy, France, Thailand, Cambodia, US Whether you dream of being a chef, owning a B&B or just want to know how to host a killer dinner party, this program delivers. You’ll explore different types of food prep. Visit a culinary arts university in Spain. Discover the craft of wine-making and mixology. Learn the cross-cultural art of hospitality. Immerse yourself in food as the heart of human culture, from professionals around the world. Skills Highlights:... [-]


Summer Fashion Course

Milan Fashion Campus
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 4 weeks October 2019 Italy Milan + 1 more

A unique summer study fashion abroad experience, where young people meet for the passion of fashion design. One month of intensive program for students who want improve their skill or just want to discover the world of fashion in Milano [+]

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How Spend your Summer Vacation ? With the Italian Abroad Summer Fashion Camp

A unique summer study fashion abroad experience, where young people meet for the passion of fashion design. One month of intensive program for students who want improve their skill or just want to discover the world of fashion in Milano

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Summer Course Contemporary Art and Architecture in Venice

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Venice
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2019 Italy Venice

Gathering visions and original ideas around a specific theme, the Biennale of Venice act as a sort of mirror to look at the contemporaneity in a very original way, both for art and for architectural aspects. “Freespace” is the title chosen by Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara for the 16th International Architecture Exhibition, but it is also a word to describe the “sense of humanity located at the core of architecture, looking at the essential quality of space and at its embodied power and beauty”. Starting from this statement, the course proposed by IED Venezia explores the relation between space and art, looked from different points of view and prospective, through specific visits and meetings. Aim of the training path is to provide students with knowledges and tools useful to understand the way in which architecture can successfully dialogue with nature and human artistic expressions. [+]

THIS COURSE IN HELD IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE.

Gathering visions and original ideas around a specific theme, the Biennale of Venice act as a sort of mirror to look at the contemporaneity in a very original way, both for art and for architectural aspects.

“Freespace” is the title chosen by Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara for the 16th International Architecture Exhibition, but it is also a word to describe the “sense of humanity located at the core of architecture, looking at the essential quality of space and at its embodied power and beauty”.

Starting from this statement, the course proposed by IED Venezia explores the relation between space and art, looked from different points of view and prospective, through specific visits and meetings.... [-]


FASHION STYLING & COMMUNICATION CONCEPT ONE-YEAR COURSE

Haute Future Fashion Academy
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 Italy Milan

The course provides students with a comprehensive knowledge of the Fashion System, Styling and Communications, exploring the basic aesthetic canons of Art and Photography. [+]

The Fashion Stylist is an expert in style and image creation and has the task of enhancing the identity of a Fashion line. He should possess a heightened aesthetic sensibility and creativity and should be able to grasp future trends in advance and identify a winning style, offering a coordinated image for the entire collection in order to ensure its success.

The intensive course in Fashion Styling & Communication Concept is designed to help students rapidly develop the skills and tools they need to have an effective impact on the communication and promotion of a fashion product, enhancing the idea and the style.

The course provides students with a comprehensive knowledge of the Fashion System, Styling and Communications, exploring the basic aesthetic canons of Art and Photography.... [-]


Summer Campus

Haute Future Fashion Academy
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2019 Italy Milan

The Summer Campus at HFFA is the ideal opportunity for anyone wishing to discover a profession in the luxury field. The courses offered during the summer period provide the possibility to have a unique experience in one of the most dynamic cities of Europe and spend the summer in Milan based on creativity. The classes will be held in English / Italian, every day from monday to friday... [+]

The Summer Campus at HFFA is the ideal opportunity for anyone wishing to discover a profession in the luxury fild. The courses offered during the summer period provide the possibility to have a unique experience in one of the most dynamic cities of Europe and spend the summer in Milan based on creativity. The classes will be held in english / italian, everyday from monday to friday.

Créateur de Parfums Fashion Photography Fashion Design Luxury Bag Design Luxury Shoes Design Fashion Buying Fashion Journalism Fashion Image Consulting Marketing & Communication for Luxury Interior Design Admission Requirements Certifiate of previously acquired academic qualifiations Proof of payment of the participation fee Copy of passport or ID card 2 passport-size photos Créateur de Parfums ... [-]

Summer Course in Design - Made in Italy

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Florence
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2019 Italy Florence

This program focuses on the basic skills and methodologies employed in product design, understanding the quality of Made in Italy products, especially in craftsmanship-based Italian SMEs. During the course students will have the chance to explore and learn more about Florence as a historical city of design and fashion that has reinvented itself over the centuries and that in an age of globalization has a relevant role in the world of design, merging high-end craftsmanship and innovation processes. Students will comprehend industrial and manufacturing design processes, they will learn how to merge cultural and historical factors with product and brand communication elements in order to develop - innovation based - design projects. [+]

THIS COURSE IN HELD IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE.

This program focuses on the basic skills and methodologies employed in product design, understanding the quality of Made in Italy products, especially in craftsmanship-based Italian SMEs. During the course students will have the chance to explore and learn more about Florence as a historical city of design and fashion that has reinvented itself over the centuries and that in an age of globalization has a relevant role in the world of design, merging high-end craftsmanship and innovation processes.

Students will comprehend industrial and manufacturing design processes, they will learn how to merge cultural and historical factors with product and brand communication elements in order to develop - innovation based - design projects.... [-]


Summer Course in Graphic Design and Portfolio

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Florence
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2019 Italy Florence

The course in Graphic Design and Portfolio offers students the possibility to challenge themselves with a creative program that combines traditional lectures and project work to approach the basic tools and techniques of graphic and visual design. Through lectures, case studies, labs and site visits, students will enhance their theoretical knowledge and technical skills, in order to complete a creative portfolio, developed during the program. [+]

THIS COURSE IN HELD IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE.

The course in Graphic Design and Portfolio offers students the possibility to challenge themselves with a creative program that combines traditional lectures and project work to approach the basic tools and techniques of graphic and visual design.

Through lectures, case studies, labs and site visits, students will enhance their theoretical knowledge and technical skills, in order to complete a creative portfolio, developed during the program.

Schedule: This course meets from Monday to Friday on a full time basis (morning and afternoon) the course has a duration of 75 hours spread over 3 weeks.

Target : This is an introductory course and no previous studies within the field are required. However we suggest students to familiarize themselves with the major themes that will be presented.... [-]


Summer Course in Advanced Graphic Design

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Florence
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2019 Italy Florence

Nowadays the Graphic Designer figure needs to be particularly dynamic, being not only an expert in visual languages, but also a specialist of communication strategies. With the developing of the digital technology, graphic design has become pleasantly intricate and exciting. Every day new communication tools make the professional figure more interactive and engaging. Dynamic images, GIF, viral videos and sounds are becoming trends inside of interactive works. The Graphic Designer is capable of interacting with multiple clients in different fields thanks to a developed versatility.For this reason he has to deal with new technologies and always be up-dated on latest digital tools, in order to anticipate the times and offer innovative solutions to the market. [+]

THIS COURSE IN HELD IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE.

Nowadays the Graphic Designer figure needs to be particularly dynamic, being not only an expert in visual languages, but also a specialist of communication strategies. With the developing of the digital technology, graphic design has become pleasantly intricate and exciting. Every day new communication tools make the professional figure more interactive and engaging.

Dynamic images, GIF, viral videos and sounds are becoming trends inside of interactive works. The Graphic Designer is capable of interacting with multiple clients in different fields thanks to a developed versatility.For this reason he has to deal with new technologies and always be up-dated on latest digital tools, in order to anticipate the times and offer innovative solutions to the market.... [-]


Summer Course in Fashion Events and PR

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Florence
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2019 Italy Florence

This program focuses on the basic skills and methodologies employed in developing and producing successful events specifically for the fashion industry. Students learn how to merge the use of public relation strategies, fashion communication and event planning in order to stage an actual fashion event as their final project for a partner company. This course affords students to explore and learn more about Florence as a historical city of design and fashion that has reinvented itself over the centuries and that in an age of globalization has acquired a relevant role in the world of haute couture/fashion. Students are expected to work outside of class in small groups and individually both for regular assignments as well as the final project. [+]

THIS COURSE IN HELD IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE.

This program focuses on the basic skills and methodologies employed in developing and producing successful events specifically for the fashion industry. Students learn how to merge the use of public relation strategies, fashion communication and event planning in order to stage an actual fashion event as their final project for a partner company.

This course affords students to explore and learn more about Florence as a historical city of design and fashion that has reinvented itself over the centuries and that in an age of globalization has acquired a relevant role in the world of haute couture/fashion.

Students are expected to work outside of class in small groups and individually both for regular assignments as well as the final project.... [-]


Summer in Rome Architectural Sketchbook

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Rome
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2019 Italy Rome

Architectural Sketching is a multidisciplinary course that explores the various components of architecture in Rome. Students will focus on sites, design and visual sketching .Participants with different profiles and artistic skills will work in situ in different locations reflecting different periods of art, architecture and history of Rome. The course combines the observation of the historic and contemporary context of the locations, with the development of the creative process and refining of sketching techniques and personal style. Students are encouraged to view their sketchbook as a visual journal that reflects their personal experience. At the end of the program, students will present their portfolio as well as their impressions and reflections on their work and personal growth. Traditional sketching methodologies and techniques such as visual sketching and illustration layout as well as photo research, and interior design will be deepened during the program and complimented by visits to historical Roman sites and architectural spaces. [+]

THIS COURSE IN HELD IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE.

Architectural Sketching is a multidisciplinary course that explores the various components of architecture in Rome. Students will focus on sites, design and visual sketching .Participants with different profiles and artistic skills will work in situ in different locations reflecting different periods of art, architecture and history of Rome. The course combines the observation of the historic and contemporary context of the locations, with the development of the creative process and refining of sketching techniques and personal style.

Students are encouraged to view their sketchbook as a visual journal that reflects their personal experience.... [-]


Siena Summer - Tradition & Cuisine in Tuscany

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 7 weeks June 2019 Italy Siena

Enroll in a course on the history and tradition of the Palio and Contrade of Siena or study Tuscan culture and cuisine. By combining coursework with study outside the classroom, you will experience the rich cultural heritage of Tuscany. [+]

Overview

Nestled in the Tuscan countryside, Siena is a beautiful medieval city located 35 miles southwest of Florence. Immerse yourself in Italian society, cuisine, and culture, while enjoying easy access to the Tuscan capital, the sea, and the renowned Tuscan landscape.

Enroll in a course on the history and tradition of the Palio and Contrade of Siena or study Tuscan culture and cuisine. By combining coursework with study outside the classroom, you will experience the rich cultural heritage of Tuscany.

This program offers you an opportunity to get an insider’s view of the Palio—a famous horse race which occurs every summer in one of the most recognized piazzas in the world, Piazza del Campo. Each race horse represents one of the 17 historic neighborhoods, or contrade, of Siena, to which Sienese identity is fundamentally tied.... [-]


Rome Summer - Language & Culture

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 7 weeks May 2019 Italy Rome

Summer is the perfect time to explore the city of Rome while practicing your Italian language skills. Our Rome Summer Language & Culture Program offers to begin with advanced language courses taught by expert faculty trained in second language acquisition.

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Overview

Summer is the perfect time to explore the city of Rome while practicing your Italian language skills. Our Rome Summer Language & Culture Program offers to begin to advanced language courses taught by expert faculty trained in second language acquisition. Practice all four skills (speaking, reading, listening, and writing) while focusing on your oral proficiency. During your time in Rome, you won’t just speak the language—you’ll learn what makes the Italian culture one of a kind.

Quick Facts Center: IES Abroad Rome City: Rome Country: Italy Program Credits: 6 credits Language of Instruction: English, Italian Language Prerequisites: None Program Dates

After you are admitted, refer to the Travel Dates section of the Predeparture Information in your MyIESabroad account before booking travel.... [-]


Rome Summer - Internship

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 2 months May 2019 Italy Rome

An IES Internship develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in today’s competitive job market. The optional language class increases your Italian language proficiency and fluency. [+]

Overview

Why Rome?

The city is virtually an outdoor museum and history lesson with streets filled with ancient buildings, statues, and monuments: the Colosseum, Trevi Fountain, and the Vatican. Rome is home to both multi-national organizations and many smaller, family-owned companies.

Rome, with 2,500 years of history, is the apex of archaeology, art, and museums in Italy. Walk to work or take the Metropolitana (subway), bus, or tram. Lunch is a culinary indulgence of fresh pasta, seafood, and, of course, pizza.

An IES Internship develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in today’s competitive job market. The optional language class increases your Italian language proficiency and fluency. While Italian is not required, some fields may require a basic understanding of the local language.... [-]


Multi-Location Summer - Museums & Beyond: Art & Culture in Paris, Rome & Madrid

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 7 weeks May 2019 Italy Rome

Why study abroad in one great European city during the summer when you can explore the cultural heritage of Paris, Rome, and Madrid? In this seven-week program, you will explore how art and architecture have affected urban development, life, and culture in three fascinating European capitals, and how museums preserve, develop, study, and display their collections for the benefit of the public. [+]

Overview

Why study abroad in one great European city during the summer when you can explore the cultural heritage of Paris, Rome, and Madrid?

In this seven-week program, you will explore how art and architecture have affected urban development, life, and culture in three fascinating European capitals, and how museums preserve, develop, study, and display their collections for the benefit of the public. Start your program in Paris, where you’ll begin to appreciate how these cities have developed around the central idea of cultural heritage and patrimony. It’s here you’ll start your two cross-Center courses that will then take you to Rome, and finally Madrid for two weeks in each city. Your courses will integrate class time with course-related excursions to art and cultural management institutions, including visits to well-known museums such as the Musée d’Orsay, Vatican Museum, and El Prado.... [-]


Milan Summer - Internship

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 2 months May 2019 Italy Milan

An IES Internship develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in today’s competitive job market. The optional language class increases your Italian language proficiency and fluency. [+]

Overview

Why Milan?

Business, fashion, and design all converge in Milan— Italy’s second largest city—where old Italian tradition blends with modern innovation. Be inspired by Milan’s notable institutions, from the Teatro alla Scala to the Borsa Italiana, Italy’s main stock exchange. How will a full-time internship program in Italy’s business capital transform you?

You can practically feel Italy’s pulse in fast-paced Milan. Getting to work is a breeze with the tram, subway, and bus systems. For lunch, grab a quick pasta al pesto with your coworkers, fill up on risotto alla Milanese, or the region’s famed ossobuco.

An IES Internship develops your professional skills, your ability to communicate across cultures, and provides substantive work experience to jump-start your career in today’s competitive job market. The optional language class increases your Italian language proficiency and fluency. While Italian is not required, some fields may require a basic understanding of the local language. Speak with an IES Internships Advisor to learn more.... [-]