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  • Locations: Florence, Italy; Ostia, Italy; Rome, Italy; Siena, Italy; Venice, Italy
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: Kentucky Institute for International Studies (KIIS) 
  • Program Cost:: Summer
Program Dates:
Program Dates:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2020 04/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission 05/20/2020 06/17/2020

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Study Abroad Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.0
Click here for a definition of this term Number of Credits: 3, 6 Click here for a definition of this term Credit Type: WKU Credit
Class Eligibility: 1. Freshman, 2. Sophomore, 3. Junior, 4. Senior Click here for a definition of this term Field of Study: ARCHITECTURAL AND MANUFACTURING SCIENCES, ART HISTORY, COMMUNICATION STUDIES, EDUCATION, ITALIAN, PHYSICS
Click here for a definition of this term Program Category: WKU Partner Program Click here for a definition of this term Colonnade Credit: Yes
Program Description:


Italy

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Experience Italy


The KIIS summer program in ItaKIIS ITALYly begins in Florence with an exploration of the city’s world-class art and architecture. It then moves to Siena, where students wander the enchanting medieval streets and alleyways. The program concludes with nine days in Rome visiting museums, ancient ruins, historic churches, palaces and other destinations. By taking part in the local culture, students become acquainted with the Italian people and their way of life.
 

Courses


Summer 2020 Course Offerings:

COMM 365 Intercultural Communication*
COMM 415 Topics: Global Advertising and Branding
EDU 400 Topics: Experiental Learning in Italy
ITAL 105: Introduction to Italian Culture
PHYS 475 Topics: Scientific Reasoning and Renaissance Culture
ART 491 Topics: Italian Art and Design
AMS 475 Topics: Roman Engineering and Architecture

*Fulfills Colonnade Connections: Social & Cultural