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RWU Short-Term Program in Alba & Venice Italy (Outgoing Program)
- Locations: Alba, Italy; Venice, Italy
- Program Terms: Summer Session
The Alba and Venice Program at Roger Williams University is a short-term study abroad experience where students spend nearly three weeks in Italy, earning three credits in the following course, MUSIC 430 Wine, Music, and Food: The Italian Artistic Impulse. Participants will attend concerts, travel to historic sites, visit local wineries, and eat some of Italy's greatest culinary creations. While each course will vary in terms of specifics and directives, they will overlap extensively, and will include daily meetings while abroad, and blogging about the events attended and locations visited. Note, students do not need to be music minors or majors: this program is open to all students! Music majors, minors, and core concentrators will be able to use MUSIC 430 as one of their required courses as part of the program. Visit the program website for more information: https://rwualbavenice.weebly.com/
Program Capacity: 10
Required Credits: 3
Open to All Majors
Student accommodations will be at Albergo L'eon D'Oro in Alba & the Hotel Belvedere on Lido in Venice.
May 19– June 6, 2020
Elliott McKinley, Assistant Professor of Music Composition and Theory
Office: CAS 158
Health & Safety Abroad
Students should review the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website for complete information regarding the health concerns and vaccine recommendations specific to Alba and Venice. Students should also review the U.S. State Department’s consular information website for complete information on safety and security.
All information subject to change - Roger Williams University reserves the right to cancel any faculty-led program offered during the academic year for insufficient enrollment or for any other reason. These reasons may include safety and security concerns at the program location. Should it prove necessary to do so, the School will promptly notify all registrants.