International Study Experience in Rondine, Tuscany


Rondine students

Got any plans for May? Study abroad this summer in Arezzo, Italy at the nearby elegantly restored medieval village of Rondine Citadel of Peace. Students enroll in Western courses taught at Rondine Citadel of Peace, Arezzo, Tuscany. 

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Who can apply?
Any student enrolled at Western (Affiliates included) and interested in pursuing the study of Italian language and culture at the beginning and intermediate level; students with interest in international relations, peace building, conflict resolution, intercultural competence.

How long can I go for?
Depending on the course, from a minimum of 1 week to a maximum of 4 weeks, in May.

How much does it cost?
$ 1200 - $4000 (not including airfare) including accommodation, weekly lunch, monthly transit pass, some cultural excursions, local coordinator, language courses materials

Tuscany, Italy

When does the program start?
Register in Winter term, travel takes place in intersession term.

Language of Instruction
Italian (language and culture) and English (seminar in intercultural competence and peace building)

How many credits do I need to earn?
ITA 1045 Italian for Travellers I (0.5); OR I ITA 1046 talian for Travellers II (0.5); OR ITA 2202 Intermediate Italian in Italy (1.0); OR ITA 2267/SJSP 3377 Seminar in Who is the Other? Ethical Responses to the Contemporary Crisis of Migration in Europe (0.5 - with ITA 1045 Italian for Travellers I as a pre-requisite)

Will accommodation be provided?
Accommodations in shared double room in fully equipped apartments in the city centre, with weekly cleaning

Information Session: TBA for the Winter term