AIFS Study Abroad in Florence, Italy: Semester or Academic Year


Spend a semester or academic year in the classic city of Florence with AIFS and earn up to 16 credits. Live in a homestay or a shared student apartment and enjoy activities such as guided city walks, visits to the many museums, churches and cultural sites of Florence, Italian cooking classes, opera and ballet performances, Italian cheese tastings, a gelato tour, and day trips to Pisa, Lucca, the Vespa Factory and more. AIFS in Florence includes a 3-day trip to Rome, a 2-day trip to Venice, and a day trip to Siena.

You’ll earn up to 16 credits through a variety of courses studying at Richmond, the American International University. Courses are taught in English or Italian, and no previous Italian language study is required. A one-week orientation before the semester is included. A Fashion Management and Marketing Program (Spring only) is also available. Volunteer opportunities are available and students can enhance their volunteer work with a for-credit Service Learning & Active Citizenship course.

The Internship Program available allows students to acquire skills and strengths essential to the development of personal confidence and the ability to relate work experience to classroom situations. Richmond has specifically designed the International Internship Program to combine an academic program and individual attention with a unique opportunity to spend up to 13 weeks working in Florence-based organizations.

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