The School gathers the following academics at FUA:
sQuola is the School of Italian Studies and Linguistics. The School is the academic center of Florence University of the Arts specialized in teaching Italian as a foreign language as well as accredited, university-level courses in Italian literature and Italian studies.
School of Italian Studies and Linguistics (IS)
Italian Language (IT)
Italian literature (IL)
Italian Studies (IS)
THE SQUOLA VISION
THE SQUOLA MISSION
An innovative intensive language program suited for individuals with a serious interest in maximizing progress during their studies in Florence.
Program duration can last from an intensive 3 weeks to a full semester with internship and volunteer opportunities.
A faculty of international academics and professionals to complement the educational and cultural mission of the Florence University of the arts institutions.
Dynamic, modern facilities that offer the latest learning technologies in a completely restored historic palazzo just beyond the Duomo, equipped with high-tech language labs and classrooms, computer center, reading room and lounge for students, and an amphitheater style cinema room for didactic use or thematic events such as film series open to the public.
Programs open to the public, proposed and managed by an international Advisory Board.
Workshops for teachers of Italian and Italian studies.
Institutional conferences, book launches, and cinema events.
|At sQuola students are encouraged to learn and act, coming to full circle within the Italian culture.||Laboratories for computation and language practice are a feature that runs throughout our campuses.||sQuola intends to be an open passageway to the expansion that is reaped from acquiring another language.||In days past the amphitheater was a gathering place, today the structure is used as a forum in which knowledge sharing is constantly cultivated.|