Florence, Italy

Areas of Study: Architectural Technology, BPS, Culinary and Graphic Design

Dates: September 21 - November 15, 2014 FALL*

Courses: CRX210, HUM200, 1 course selected from the FUA schedule and internship

You will spend your first week abroad traveling and learning about the culture and history of Italy as part of the Cultural Perspectives course beginning in Rome, then LaMaremma and Versilia before arriving in Florence. You will visit sites that are well-known and some not-so-well-known to give you the true flavor of the country. You will then settle in to an apartment in the historic city center of Florence. You will attend classes at FUA/Apicius, Monday-Friday, alongside students from around the world and will be free to explore the city or travel on your own while not in class. 



*Dates may fluctuate by one or two days depending on flight availability.






I have seen beautiful villages on mountains, castles that belong in the centuries of old, and met people that I will never forget. This trip has been amazing and I am forever grateful to be a part of it.
Josiah, Florence

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