Travelling to Italy to learn Italian and earning credit towards my degree at the same time? Sound too good to be true? It’s not.
Did you know that Monash has an international learning centre located in Prato Italy, offering 2nd and 3rd year Arts, BusEco and Science students the opportunity to enrol in intensive Italian Studies for an immersive and authentic Italian learning experience?
I want to learn Italian in Italy and earn credit towards my degree, tell me more…
Italian Studies at the Monash Centre in Prato in Italy offers intensive language and culture courses and elective units. The intensive courses run during the summer and winter semesters allowing students to accelerate their study and gain credit towards their degree.
This opportunity is open to adventurous 2nd and 3rd year students (especially of Arts, BusEco and Science) students who are interested in travel to Europe and a guaranteed authentic Italian experience. No prior Italian language is required and beginners are welcome.
The Monash Centre in Prato is located in the heart of Tuscany, just outside Florence in southern Italy. Students can immerse themselves in local culture, art, amazing food and Italian hospitality.
Florence boasts some of the world’s best cuisine and the Uffizi art gallery is a must visit on any European travel itinerary containing some of the most priceless artworks in the world from the classic Italian art masters, including Sandro Botticelli’s The Birth of Venus, Caravaggio’s Bacchus and The Ognissanti Madonna by Giotto.
The Monash Centre in Prato learning environment
Learning Italian at the Monash Centre in Prato provides students with an interactive and fun learning environment. Lessons learnt in the classroom can immediately be applied when you step out onto the streets of Prato. You’ll be ordering gelato like a native in no time!
Enrolling in Italian Studies at Monash Prato can be part of your planned European holiday itinerary adding real immersive cultural value to your trip. Enrolling can also create the opportunity for you to plan that dream trip to Europe.
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