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Arcadia University: Italian Language and Culture Summer, Lecce
Lecce, Italy (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Sponsor: Arcadia 
Restrictions: Gustavus applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 02/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission 06/02/2018 08/27/2018

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Program Provider:
Arcadia University
Program Term(s):
Summer
Minimum Class Standing:
Junior, Senior, Sophomore
Minimum GPA:
2.75
Prerequisites:
No
Previous Language Study Req?:
No
Language of Instruction:
English, Italian
Language courses offered:
Italian
Housing Options:
Dormitory, Homestay
Areas of Study:
Anthropology, Culture, History, Italian, Italian Language & Literature, Sociology
Program Design: Direct Enroll, Set Curriculum, Short Term
Program Description:

Italian Language and Culture Summer, Lecce

Program Overview

Based at the renowned Lecce cooperative, Officine Cantelmo, this program emphasizes cultural learning through crafts, dance, folk traditions and excursions.

Located at the Centro Linguistico d'Ateneo, you will be in the heart of Lecce's old city center, which will enhance your opportunity to immerse yourself in the local community.

Arcadia's Approach

Arcadia opens the doors to new experiences, different academic learning, people, cultures and perspectives so you can build your own lifelong learning and memories:

  • Enjoy academic success – earn credit abroad

  • Explore a new world – excursions, activities, events, and so much more!

  • Get to know yourself – gain a new view of the world and your place in it.

  • Rely on us for support – 9 centers in 12 countries worldwide

  • Boost your resume – employers AND graduate schools.

Please check our website for dates and the latest program information.

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Three Sessions. There are three, separate, one-month sessions offered (more or less, June, July, and August). Participants may select any one, two, or all three sessions.

Language Sequence Progress. Students who successfully complete two sessions, taking a higher numbered course in the second session, may complete the Gustavus foreign language requirement in this program. Three Crowns (Curriculum II) students who successfully complete all three sessions, taking a higher level in each subsequent session, may complete the language requirement for the Three Crowns curriculum in this program.