Programs and Dates

Below you will find information about the Arts units offered at the Monash Prato Centre.

We encourage you to consider taking more than one unit at the same time where the timetable allows. Units involving travel to more than one country, fieldwork or many site visits cannot however be combined with other units.

Check the application opening and closing dates below. 

Please read the full application process and refund policy carefully.

We usually require a minimum of 20 students to be able to go ahead with a unit. The maximum quota varies for each unit. We advise you to wait until we have confirmed that the unit will definitely be going ahead and we have endorsed your application before booking your flights.

Winter semester/Term three, July

Application period:

Open: 6 November 2014

Close: 4pm 13 March 2015 (or earlier if quota reached)*

Late applications will be accepted until 4pm Friday 20 March 2015*.

*except for Internships in Prato which close 4pm 20 February 2015

Timetable:

If you would like to do more than one unit at the same time, check the draft timetable to see which units you would be able to combine.

Students doing ‘Archaeological fieldwork in Tuscany: Introduction to the Etruscan civilisation’ or ‘Beyond Gallipoli: Australians in the Great War’ cannot take any other units.

Students doing an Internship in Prato may be able to take one other unit depending on their placement hours.

Program overview:

For individual program information, click on the links in the table below.

NB: Arts in Prato 2016 program information should be available by September/October 2015.

Beyond Gallipoli: Australians in the Great War (ATS2387 / ATS3387)

29 June – 24 July 2015

Criminology program*:

  • Human rights in the criminal justice sphere (ATS2465 / ATS3465)
  • Contemporary issues in European criminal justice (ATS2937 / ATS3937)

*You can do one or both Criminology units.

6-17 July 2015
Final journey: Remembering the Holocaust (ATS3284 / ATS4286 / APG4286) Not offered in 2015
Inscribing Italy: Travels and imaginings (ATS2444 / ATS3444) Not offered in 2015
Intensive Introductory Italian 1 (incountry) (ATS1229 / ATS2229) 29 June – 17 July 2015
Intercultural communication: Developing competences in a multicultural context (ATS3064) 6-17 July 2015

Internships:

  • Internship (undergraduate) (ATS3948)
  • Internship (postgraduate) (APG5059)
  • Arts international internship (ATS3130)

4 weeks between 1 July and 30 September 2015

Italian transformations: Reading and writing self-discovery (ATS2164 / ATS3164)

13-24 July 2015
Italy on film (in country) (ATS2214 / ATS3214) Not offered in 2015
The Italian city: Historical and literary perspectives (ATS2898 / ATS3898) Not offered in 2015
War, media and memory: Resistance and massacre in Second World War Italy (ATS3135) 13-24 July 2015

Summer semester, November-February

Application period:

See table below.

Program overview:

For individual program information, click on the links in the table below (some will be provided in due course).

Dante’s Medieval world: Politics, religion and the city (ATS2957 / ATS3957)

21 November – 22 December 2015

Applications open: 2 February 2015

Applications close: 4pm 27 March 2015

Second round of applications closes: 4pm 1 May 2015.

Late applications are being accepted up until 4pm Wednesday 2 September 2015.

Intensive Introductory Italian 1 (in country) (ATS1229 / ATS2229)

23 November – 11 December 2015

Applications open: 23 July 2015

Applications close: 4pm 7 August 2015

Late applications are being accepted up until 4pm Friday 4 September 2015.

Intensive Introductory Italian 2 (in country) (ATS1230 / ATS2230)

14 December – 31 December 2015

Applications open: 23 July 2015

Applications close: 4pm 7 August 2015

Late applications are being accepted up until 4pm Friday 4 September 2015.

Intensive Intermediate Italian 1 (in country) (ATS2231)

4 January – 23 January 2016

Applications open: 23 July 2015

Applications close: 4pm 7 August 2015

Late applications are being accepted up until 4pm Wednesday 14 October 2015.

Intensive Intermediate Italian 2 (in country) (ATS2232)

25 January – 12 February 2016

Applications open: 23 July 2015

Applications close: 4pm 7 August 2015

Late applications are being accepted up until 4pm Wednesday 14 October 2015.

Internships:

  • Internship (undergraduate) (ATS3948)
  • Arts international internship (ATS3130)
  • Professional internship (APG5044)

4 weeks between 1 November 2015 and 5 February 2016

Applications open: 2 February 2015

Applications close: 4pm 1 May 2015

Music – Overseas study program 2 (ATS2332 / ATS3332)

Chamber: Not offered in 2015

Jazz: 28 November – 11 December 2015

Applications open: 12 August 2015

Applications close: 4pm 31 August 2015 (or earlier if quota reached)

Text and community in Medieval and Renaissance Italy (ATS3311 / ATS4311)

3-11 December 2015

Applications open: 8 July 2015

Applications close: 5pm 27 July 2015

The Renaissance in Florence (ATS2612 / ATS3612)

Not offered in 2015

The world of textiles (ATS3952) Not offered in 2015