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Sewing and Construction Techniques

Conducted in English

This hands-on course will take students from the rudimentary skills and techniques necessary  both in terms of mechanized and hand techniques to allow for the creation of simple cotton garments. In the second level the focus will shift to complex design strategies and construction which are most frequently employed as industry standards.


Classes are scheduled Monday to Friday

Travel during class time is strictly prohibited.           



Location: Florence, Italy

Dates: Session I: June 18–July 16, 2011     (Program dates are NY departure and return dates.)

Courses included:  3 credits–your chosen course

                             1 credit (traveling course) Cultural Introduction to Italy

                             Students earn a total of 4 credits

Faculty: Apicius

Housing: Shared housing in apartments

Program Costs

Cost (includes all expenses below except airfare): $3255

CUNY tuition (for in-state, matriculated undergraduates): $820

FUA tuition differential: $1080

Travel insurance: $40

Housing: $675

QC program fee: $350

Student/Lab fees: $290

Total cost with airfare: $4255

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

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