As a student in the Tuscan city of Florence, you will quickly feel like a local as you wander through busy piazzas in search of your favourite pasta trattoria! The Florence University of the Arts (FUA) is where you will spend your July in Florence program.
Here you’ll be able to experiene:
Variety of program session options – You can you spend 3 or 6 weeks in Florence, with a variety of session start dates to align with your winter break.
Genuine Tuscan food – Everywhere you look you will see and smell local, family-owned cafés and restaurants offering the very best of Italian cuisine. Pasta, pizza, tiramisu and local red wine – life won’t get any better!
Courses in your major, plus exciting electives – Study within your major to further your degree in Australia or attempt a new hobby by taking an elective such as Intro to Photography. Or study Italian in Florence – what better place to learn a new language?
Location, location, location! During your July in Florence program, you will be based in such close proximity to neighbouring European countries. Fancy a quick getaway to Spain or France for some cheese and baguette, or maybe a long weekend swimming in Santorini?
An art lover’s paradise – View famous masterpieces in museums such as the Uffizi Gallery, then purchase your own treasure from a local street artist. You can also choose to take art classes such as photography and painting.
History brought to life – If you’ve heard of the Medici family, you will know that Florence is the best city in the world to discover their history. Spend the morning listening to a class lecture on the powerful Medici family, then walk just minutes from campus to see where the family lived during the Renaissance.
Escape the Aussie Winter – Enjoy a European summer in place of ugg boots, jumpers and frosty mornings.