Program Details

For six weeks, you will take a theoretical and a practical course, giving you a comprehensive overview of archaeological research and fieldwork as applied to the civilizations that shaped the area. Field study to various archaeological and cultural sites,
Location:
Perugia, Italy
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Summer

Program Overview

Program Description:

Spend your summer uncovering the archaeology and history of Castiglione del Lago in this charming medieval town in Umbra. As with all programs at the Umbra Institute, students will collaborate with the local community; you’ll work with a local archaeological association and will help the municipality of the town to catalog findings and establish a new archaeological museum.

For six weeks, you will take one theoretical course and one practical course, giving you a comprehensive overview of the latest archaeological research and fieldwork as applied to the civilizations that shaped the area. Field study to various archaeological and cultural sites, including an overnight trip to Rome, are included in the program.

Arcadia University opens the doors to new experiences, different academic learning, people, cultures and perspectives so you can build your own lifelong learning and memories:

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Setting Description:
Nestled between colorful cafes, restaurants, museums, and art galleries in the historical center, the Umbra Institute houses a library, computer facilities, art studios, student lounge, and multimedia classrooms. Travel to fascinating places of interest that enhance your cultural immersion and give a meaningful context to your academic courses. Here is a sampling of Arcadia's Excursions - for a complete list, please visit our website. ·      Amalfi Coast ·      Film Festivals ·      Trip to Roman Baths and Wine Vineyards ·      Explore Agriturismo, Outdoor Markets, Food and Flavors ·      and more...
Cost:
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Additional Program Information

Requirements:
2.75 - Recommended 2.5 - For Consideration
Scholarships:
Yes
Scholarships Description:
Every dollar helps! Check out our website for different funding sources for study abroad...

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