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Rome Experience Fall I 2013

Term To Study: Fall 2013
Application Deadline: Mar 29, 2013
Program Starts: Aug 17, 2013
Program Ends: Oct 12, 2013
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Faculty-led
Program Locations: Rome
Contact Phone: 330-244-4690
Contact Name: Dr. Phil Kim
Contact Email: pkim@walsh.edu
Program Description


Who? 15 Walsh students, the Rome site staff and faculty director Dr. Phil Kim (business)

What? 8 weeks, 12+ credits

Where? Walsh University Rome Campus in
Castel Gandolfo, Italy

When? August 17 - October 12, 2013

How? Apply online, pay $200 deposit at the Student Service Center, and be accepted by the Office of Global Learning

Cost: Pay your usual tuition, fees, room and board with all financial aid applying!

Additional costs include: $1000 program fee, airfare, and personal spending money

GL 350 - The Rome Experience (6 credits towards H1, H2a, H2b, or H3 - you pick two!)
ITAL 101 or 102 Elementary Italian (3 credits)
NS 109 Technology and Society (3 credits - Tier One NS)

Students will enroll in the above courses with the option of an independent study while in Rome. They will have morning lecture/discussion, with continued exploration through research and observation during the afternoons and out-of-town site visits. Once students identify which Heritage series credits they want through GL 350, they will have their own portfolio to create and present once they return to main campus. You now have the freedom to design your own education in Rome. Dr. Kim will act as facilitator in
student-driven projects, but also teach the Technology and Society course, in which students will examine the history of technology in Italy and the world and its effects on societies past and present.

Application and $200 deposit due (to Student Service Center) by March 13, 2013.

Quick Facts

Population: 61261254
Capital: Rome
Per-capita GDP: $ 30900
Size: 301340 km2
Time Zone: (GMT + 01:00 hour) Brussels, Copenhagen, Madrid, Paris

US State Department

Travel Warning: NO

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