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Florence Spring 2013 Study Abroad

 

 Take your Community College Courses in Florence Italy for Spring 2013!!

IT'S NOT TOO LATE TO APPLY FOR SPRING 2013!

 

New Mandatory Orientation Meeting Time Annouced!

Florence City View

October 19, 11:00 am at CRC in Music 201 

(Located in Music 201 in VPAC building, near the West Entrance off of Center Parkway )

LINK TO DIRECTIONS TO CRC CAMPUS

 

 

Learn more about the Florence Study Abroad Program!

List of Courses Offered

Information on the 2013 Florence Study Abroad Program

 

Informational Meetings Held at ARC

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

 

  •  Take classes from community college professors
  •  Enroll in the CRC/Los Rios Life and Culture class (3 units) and at least one  other CRC class from those offered (3 units)
  •  Take 2 other classes (total 6 units) from those offered by the  partnercolleges
  •  All classes are C.S.U./U.C. transfer eligible and many fulfill GE requirements

Ponte Vecchio

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Students Must Attend a Mandatory Orientation Meeting at CRC 
  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Be in good academic standing at your home college
  • Have completed 12 college units (non-Performance classes) before you leave
  • Have an overall college GPA of 2.25
  • Enroll in and maintain 12 college units while in the program
 

PROGRAM INCLUDES:

  • Academic program organized by the California Community Colleges and taught by U.S. instructors; 12-15 units of  transferable college credit awarded by the participating colleges

  • Housing in multi-bedded rooms in apartments

  • Low-cost cultural program including such events as walking tours, cooking class, ballet, soccer matches and wine-tasting lectures. Also included are day trips outside of Florence, concerts and film nights

  • Study center in the Historic Center of Florence with free wireless Internet access

  • Italian Culture and Language course

  • Museum pass offering unlimited entry to a number of Florence's museums and galleries

  • Support services, medical insurance, travel arrangements and student advisors provided by AIFS 

  • Optional pre-program tour to Paris and London

  • Optional transportation package (SFO to Florence) including airport transfers in Florence for an additional  fee of $TBC plus taxes, fees and fuel surcharges (subject to change)

  • 2013 cost: $7,695. This fee covers orientation, language and culture classes, accommodations, museum tickets, and internet access. Airfare and tuition are not included

  • Financial Aid and Scholarships are available to eligible students

  •  Financial Aid may apply to all costs EXCEPT Airfare and deposits

TO FIND OUT MORE:


Contact: Liz Nelson, instructor: nelson@arc.losrios.edu   916-484-8862

Contact: Ellen Arden-Ogle: Arden-E@crc.losrios.edu or

Contact: Bonnie Green: greenb@crc.losrios.edu

Or visit: http://www.crc.losrios.edu/Areas_of_Study/Communication_Visual_and_Performing_Arts/Study_Abroad.htm

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION: VISIT THE AIFS FLORENCE STUDY ABROAD WEBSITE


Florence Spring 2013 Courses at a Glance

Cosumnes River College Liz Nelson, instructor, nelsone@arc.losrios.edu

PSYC- 320 Social Psychology 3 units

PSYC-368 Cross Cultural Psychology 3 units

PSYC-340 Abnormal Behavior 3 units

 

Diablo Valley CollegeMichele A. Krup, instructor, mkrup@dvc.edu

ART-105 Introduction to Drawing, Color, and Two Dimensional Design 3 units (SC)

ART-106 Drawing and Composition 3 units (SC) ARTHS-196 History of Medieval and Renaissance Art 3 units (SC)

ARTHS-197 History of Baroque to Early 20th Century Art 3 units (SC)

 

College of San Mateo: Michael Stanford, instructor, stanfordm@smccd.edu

HIST-100 History of Western Civilization I  3 units

HIST-101 History of Western Civilization II 3 units

HIST-201: U.S. History I: (Colonies to Reconstruction) 3units

 

Santa Rosa Junior College: Bob Duxbury, instructor Rduxbury @santarosa.edu   

English 1B Reading and Composition 3 units

English 27 Introduction to Shakespeare 3 units

English 7 Introduction to Humanities 3 units

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