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  • Locations: Florence, Italy; Rome, Italy; Venice, Italy
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Program Costs: Summer
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year UMass/IPO Application Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2021 03/15/2021 ** Varies TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admissions.

If you are applying to a partner program, you must check their website for ACTUAL APPLICATION DEADLINES. The posted deadline above indicates when your UMass Abroad application materials are due and the program’s deadline may be sooner.
Program Description:
Lora Italy 3Program Description:
Spring semester 2020 course with May 12 - 26, 2020 travel
6 credits
Faculty: Jana SilverLora Italy 1
 
Course overview:
This course is designed as an opportunity for future and present artists and art educators to experience the art and culture of Italy. In this course, students will be able to immerse themselves in the art and culture of Venice, Florence, and Rome. Participants will experience hands-on workshops and be guided through museums, notable architecture, and historic neighborhoods. This opportunity will inspire art students and provide art educators with insight for incorporating information about historical artworks into their curriculum. Participants will attend class both in-person and remotely for approximately 20 hours before departure, dates. Meeting times will be selected during the first class meeting. It is mandatory that all students attend the first meeting on Saturday, January 25th at 1 pm.
 
In addition, daily one-hour class meetings in Italy will take place. Guided museum tours will be provided on a regular basis. In order to pass the course, students are expected to attend all sessions prior to departure and while on the ground in Italy.

 
All classes and sessions in Italy are mandatory.