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 require a minimum of 20 students to be able to go ahead with a unit. The maximum quota varies for each unit.

Winter semester, July

Application period:

Open: 6 November 2014

Close: 4pm 13 March 2015 (or before if the quota has been reached) except for Internships in Prato which will 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 overview table below.

Archaeological fieldwork in Tuscany: Introduction to the Etruscan civilisation (ATS2344 / ATS3344) 29 June – 23 July 2015 (NB: Dates to be confirmed)
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)
6-17 July 2015
Fairy tale in Italy Not offered in 2015
Final journey: Remembering the Holocaust Not offered in 2015
Inscribing Italy: Travels and imaginings 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 (incountry) Not offered in 2015
The Italian city: Historical and literary perspectives Not offered in 2015
War, media and memory: From the Crimea to the Cold War (ATS3135) 13-24 July 2015

Summer semester, November-February

Application period:

Open: 2015 (date to be confirmed, not before 13 April 2015) except for Internships in Prato which will open 2 February 2015

Close: 4pm 7 August 2015 (or before if the quota has been reached) except for Internships in Prato which will close: 4pm 1 May 2015

Check the Arts in Prato website for updates closer to the opening dates.

Program overview:

Individual program information will be provided in due course.

Dante’s Medieval world: Politics, religion and the city

20 November – 16 December 2015

Intensive Introductory Italian 1 and 2 (incountry)

2015 (dates to be advised)

Intensive Intermediate Italian 1 and 2 (incountry)

2015 (dates to be advised)

Internships:

  • Internship (undergraduate)
  • Internship (postgraduate)
  • Arts international internship

4 weeks between 1 November 2015 and 5 February 2016

Music – Overseas study program 2

Chamber: 24 November – 5 December 2014

Jazz: 23 November – 11 December 2015 (2 weeks – dates to be confirmed)

Text and community in Medieval and Renaissance Italy 9-17 December 2015
The Renaissance in Florence

14 November – 14 December 2014

Not offered in 2015

The world of textiles Not offered in 2015
War and peace: Models of conflict resolution 23 November – 6 December 2015