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  • Locations: Prato, Italy
  • Program Terms: Winter
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: Monash applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:

Semester Exchange applicants: For more information and to apply, scroll down to the Program Description and click the 'Ready to apply?' button.

All other programs: There are currently no active application cycles.

Fact Sheet:
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Course Level: Year 1, Year 2 Awarded Credit Points: 06
Language of Instruction: English, Italian Program Type: MII - Monash in Italy
Program Duration: 2 weeks Academic Level: Undergraduate
Leading Faculty: Faculty of Arts Host Institution: Monash Prato Centre
Funding Available: Monash Abroad Travel Grant
Program Description:

ATS1229/ATS2229: Intensive Introduction Italian 1


Conversation exchange
This unit aims to provide a basic foundation in the basic language skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing Italian, and a brief introduction to contemporary Italian social and political history and culture. It is specifically designed for those students who have little or no knowledge of the language.

Click here for detailed program information which includes key dates, program fee details and financial information.

Areas of study
Eligibility
Personal Statement

You will be required to submit a personal statement as part of your application. Write a brief personal statement (no more than 250 words) which answers the following questions:
  • Why would you like to undertake this program?
  • What do you hope to learn from this program?
  • How do you plan to manage the intensive study workload? List the strategies and resources you would use.
  • When group dynamics become uncomfortable, what strategies do you put in place to maintain a positive experience?

Cost
  • For program fee details such as cost, inclusions and exclusions, refer to the program website
  • You will be required to pay the Program fee deposit of $500 at the time of application - pay using 'Shop Monash'. 
  • Tuition fees: Monash students will be charged fees according to their verified funding status. This fee will appear on your Monash Fee Statement.

Refund Policy
Passports
  • You must have a valid Passport that does not expire until AT LEAST six months after the program end date.  If you do not have a valid passport please organise now!  

Faculty Pre-Departure Information Session
  • The compulsory pre-departure session will be held approximately 6 weeks before departure. Refer to the program website for venue and date information.

When you have completed your application:
  • Click SUBMIT APPLICATION - or the application will remain pending and will not be assessed.