Navigate Up
Sign In

Login to ...

A-Z Index
Home > Academics > Global Education > Study Abroad
Study Abroad

Cultural Introduction to Italy

             Conducted in English

The study of the culture of Italy helps the student to acquire a deep awareness of both the cultural unity and diversity of the people of Italy. Majors themes of Italian culture and thought are presented in historical context and brought to life through guided tours and visits to churches, synagogues, museums, and palaces as well as other significant sites that are key to understanding present-day Italy.

Classes are scheduled Monday to Friday

Travel during class time is strictly prohibited.



Location: Florence, Italy

Dates: Session I: June 18–July 16, 2011 

          Session II: July 9-August 6, 2011

(Program dates are NY departure and return dates.)

Courses included:  3 credits–your chosen course

Faculty: Florence University of the Arts

Housing: Shared housing in apartments

Program Costs

Cost (includes all expenses below except airfare): $2855

CUNY tuition (for in-state, matriculated undergraduates): $615

FUA tuition differential: $885

Travel insurance: $40 

Housing: $675

QC program fee: $350

Lab/Student Fees: $290

Total cost with airfare: $3855

Airfare: $1000 (estimate)

Additional costs

Minimum budget for meals and personal expenses of $15 to $20 per day 
(approximately $420 to $560)

Application Deadline April 4, 2011

Programs are open to all undergraduate students from all CUNY campuses (unless restricted by level of study, language fluency, or other program criteria). Travel on Fridays and some Saturdays for some programs.

Education Abroad Office
Kiely Hall, Room 183
Queens College, CUNY
Flushing, New York 11367-1597 
718-997-5055 (FAX)  
Email: Education Abroad


 Related Links

Stay Social at QC YouTube Facebook Twitter Gray Bar Calendar MyQC QC Mobile CUNY first Blackboard QC Bookstore

Click each division to view a complete list of its departments

Adult Collegiate Education | English Language Institute | Professional & Continuing Studies
Summer Session | Weekend College | Winter Session

Resources for Combating Sexual Harassment/Sexual Assault (Title IX)

Queens College is CUNY
DirectionsMap/Directions  |  Emergency Preparedness  |  Working at QC  |  Student Consumer Info  |  A-Z Index  | 
Queens College, CUNY | 65-30 Kissena Blvd. | Queens, NY 11367-1597 | Phone: (718) 997-5000 Copyright © 2004-