Students will learn pertinent architectural history on IUPUI’s campus for six weeks, prior to traveling to Italy. Students will use the historical sites visited in Italy as their learning laboratory. Students will be required to photograph various architectural elements within the visited historical sites. Students will use cross-cultural communication skills and strategies in their professional interaction with local community members from all walks of life. Students will make connections between their experiences in Italy with experiences in the USA.
Application Opens: TBA
- Program DatesJune 16 - 24, 2017 (tentative)
- Academic Program
Students on the program must enroll in ART 21000 (History of Architecture). This course is worth 3 credits. The course focuses on architectural history through formal lectures, course readings, exploration of historical architectural sites, and critical reflection. This course is required for all interior design majors.
The available coursework is particularly suited for, but not necessarily limited to, the following academic interests: Interior Design and Engineering and Technology.
- Additional Information
For more information about this program, please contact Professor Beth Huffman (email@example.com).
All information is subject to change. This site is neither a contract nor an offer to make a contract. The Office of International Affairs reserves the right to change or discontinue a program at will. Please contact our office if you have a disability and need assistance or special arrangements.
- HousingStudent will spend four nights in Rome at a three star hotel with breakfast, and three nights in Florence at a three star hotel with breakfast.
- Program Eligibility
You may apply if you:
All applicants must meet IUPUI’s minimum standard eligibility requirements. Additional requirements for this program include:
- This program is open to all IUPUI undergraduate students who are in their sophomore, junior, or senior year.
- Students must have a 2.5 cumulative GPA
- Students must be in good standing with IUPUI
- No language background is required
- Students from any IUPUI school are invited to participate
- Students must have completed at least one course related to cultural understanding*
*Based on the list of acceptable courses for the IUPUI General Education and/or at the discretion of the program director. Please contact Professor Beth Huffman, the Program Director, if you are uncertain of whether or not you meet this requirement.
Selection is based on maturity, seriousness of purpose, and appropriateness of match between program and applicant.
Students must be able to demonstrate flexibility, resilience, and self-reliance.
Complete eligibility criteria and selection criteria are outlined within the Academic Policies and Procedures of the Office of Overseas Study. Selection is based on maturity, seriousness of purpose, and appropriateness of match between program and applicant. Students on disciplinary probation during program period are ineligible.
- Costs and Financial Aid