University Preparation Year - Foundation Year

General

Program Description

Language of instruction: English

The Ca’ Foscari Foundation Year is a propedeutic year-long programme designed to prepare international students for enrolling in an English taught degree programme at an Italian university.

The Foundation Year runs for 8 months from October until June .

The programme lets you choose between two main study tracks of 150 hours and also includes an additional 230 hours of general preparation for university study that focus on modern European history, the English language and basic Italian.

The two study tracks available are:

• Economics and Science Track: For students wishing to apply for a degree course taught in English in the fields of economics, management or science. The four courses offered are: Mathematics, Introduction to Law, Critical Thinking, and Computer Science

• Arts and Humanities Track: For students wishing to apply for a degree course taught in English in the humanities, especially literature, languages, linguistics or art history. The four courses offered are: Italian Literature, History of Italian Art, Philosophy, and Introduction to Classics Entry language level: B2 in English (according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)

Cost: € 5,000

Last updated Feb 2020

About the School

Originally established in 1868 as the first Business School in Italy, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice is a modern university, which encompass a vast and varied array of undergraduate and graduate deg ... Read More

Originally established in 1868 as the first Business School in Italy, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice is a modern university, which encompass a vast and varied array of undergraduate and graduate degrees, in addition to numerous PhD programmes and a wide selection of executive courses. Read less
Metropolitan City of Venice