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AAH 214 – The Art of Florence: Exploring Visual Culture

AAH 214 – The Art of Florence: Exploring Visual Culture

Instructor: Francesca Marini, Ph.D., Monica Shenouda, Ph.D., Rita Comanducci, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020, summer semester 2019

AAH 330 – Special Topics in Art History: Leonardo

AAH 330 – Special Topics in Art History: Leonardo

Instructor: Michael W. Kwakkelstein, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019

AAH 330 – Special Topics in Art History: Michelangelo

AAH 330 – Special Topics in Art History: Michelangelo

Instructor: Michael W. Kwakkelstein, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: spring semester 2020

AAH/HIST 430 – The Rucellai Seminar: Life, Patronage and Culture in Early Modern Florence 1450-1650

AAH/HIST 430 – The Rucellai Seminar: Life, Patronage and Culture in Early Modern Florence 1450-1650

Instructor: Rita Comanducci, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: spring semester 2020

ARCH 320 – Architecture Design Studio VI

ARCH 320 – Architecture Design Studio VI

Instructor: Franco Pisani, M.Arch., Licensed Architect, Stefano Corazzini, M.A.

Prerequisite: Arch. Design studio I-V

Credits: 5

Sessions: spring semester 2020

ARCH 410 – Architecture Design Studio VII

ARCH 410 – Architecture Design Studio VII

Important:This course is exclusive to the Marywood Architecture & Interior Design Program

Instructor: Franco Pisani, M.Arch., Licensed Architect, Stefano Corazzini, M.A.

Prerequisite: Arch. Design studio I-VI

Credits: 5

Sessions: fall semester 2019

ARCH 416 – Advanced Topical Design Studio: Urban

ARCH 416 – Advanced Topical Design Studio: Urban

Instructor: Carlo Achilli, M.Arch., Licensed Architect, Daniela Sinicropi, Ph.D., Licensed Architect

Prerequisite: Arch. Design studio Core I-V

Credits: 5

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

ARCH 448 – Survey and Drawing: Mapping Florence Architecture

ARCH 448 – Survey and Drawing: Mapping Florence Architecture

Instructor: Stefano Corazzini, M.A.

Prerequisite: None, although completion of one previous course in art and/or architecture history is advisable.

Credits: 3

Sessions: spring semester 2020

ARCH 458 – Urban Florence: Traveling Across Layers

ARCH 458 – Urban Florence: Traveling Across Layers

Instructor: Daniela Sinicropi, Ph.D., Licensed Architect

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: spring semester 2020

ARCH 470 – Firenze: Urban Form

ARCH 470 – Firenze: Urban Form

Important:*This course is exclusive to the F6 Firenze: Six Weeks of Architecture in Context Program

Instructor: Franco Pisani, M.Arch., Licensed Architect

Prerequisite: There are no prerequisites to take F6 courses. Applicants do not have to be architecture students. However, they are all expected to have a passion for drawing and a keen interest in the built environment.

Credits: 3

Sessions: summer semester 2019

ARCH 477 – Architecture in Context: City, Spaces and Urban Design

ARCH 477 – Architecture in Context: City, Spaces and Urban Design

Instructor: Carlo Achilli, M.Arch., Licensed Architect

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

ARCH/AAH 330 – History of Italian Design

ARCH/AAH 330 – History of Italian Design

Instructor: Franco Pisani, M.Arch., Licensed Architect

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020, summer semester 2019

ARCH/AAH 430 – Special Topics: The Villa and the Garden

ARCH/AAH 430 – Special Topics: The Villa and the Garden

Instructor: Silvia Catitti, Ph.D., Licensed Architect

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020, summer semester 2019

BUSN 430 – Business Consulting in the Fashion Industry

BUSN 430 – Business Consulting in the Fashion Industry

Instructor: Thomas Brownlees, M.Sc.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019

BUSN 430 – The Business of Art: the Economics and Management of Culture

BUSN 430 – The Business of Art: the Economics and Management of Culture

Instructor: Francesca Marini, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

BUSN 430 – The Business of Sustainable Food Supply Chains in Italy

BUSN 430 – The Business of Sustainable Food Supply Chains in Italy

Instructor: Clive Woollard, M.B.A.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019

CEP 101 – Practicum Communication – Mediating Cultures: Tour Guiding and Multicultural Competence

CEP 101 – Practicum Communication – Mediating Cultures: Tour Guiding and Multicultural Competence

Important:Petition to your home university to get accreditation must be made before departure from U.S.

Instructor: Federico Damonte, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

ISI Florence Coordinator: Serena Giorgi, M.A.

Credits: 3

Host Institution: Ars et Fides

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

Course Structure: 6 hours/week practicum; 60 hours total;
1,5 hour/week seminar; 18 hours total.

CEP 201 – Practicum Critical Disabilities Studies – Discovering Abilities: Narratives, Disabilities and Identities

CEP 201 – Practicum Critical Disabilities Studies – Discovering Abilities: Narratives, Disabilities and Identities

Important:Petition to your home university to get accreditation must be made before departure from U.S.

Instructor: Federico Damonte, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

ISI Florence Coordinator: Serena Giorgi, M.A.

Credits: 3

Host Institution: I Ragazzi del Sipario

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

Course Structure: 4 hours/week practicum; 40 hours total;
1,5 hour/week seminar; 18 hours total

CEP 301 – Practicum Education – Teaching the Other: Study Abroad Teaching & Multicultural Competence

CEP 301 – Practicum Education – Teaching the Other: Study Abroad Teaching & Multicultural Competence

Important:Petition to your home university to get accreditation must be made before departure from U.S.

Instructor: Federico Damonte, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

ISI Florence Coordinator: Serena Giorgi, M.A.

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

Course Structure: 4 hours/week practicum; 40 hours total;
1,5 hour/week seminar; 18 hours total.

CEP 401 – Cultural Engagement Practicum Tour Guide for the City Hall (Palazzo Vecchio) Museum

CEP 401 – Cultural Engagement Practicum Tour Guide for the City Hall (Palazzo Vecchio) Museum

Important:Petition to your home university to get accreditation must be made before departure from U.S.

Instructor: Stefano Corazzini, M.A.

Prerequisite: None

ISI Florence Coordinator: Serena Giorgi, M.A.

Credits: 3

Host Institution: Mus.e Firenze

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

Host Institution Supervisor: Roberta Masucci, M.A.

Course Structure: 12 hours/week practicum; 120 hours total;
1,5 hour/week seminar; 18 hours total.

CLAS 320 – Archaeology and Art of Ancient Italy

CLAS 320 – Archaeology and Art of Ancient Italy

Instructor: Carolina Megale, Ph.D., Erika Bianchi, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

COMM 430 – Fashion, Media and Communication

COMM 430 – Fashion, Media and Communication

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020, summer semester 2019

COMM 430 – Social Media: an Italian Perspective

COMM 430 – Social Media: an Italian Perspective

Instructor: Alessandro Masetti, M.Arch., Licensed Architect

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: spring semester 2020

COMM 431/HUM 399 – Social Media, Social Food

COMM 431/HUM 399 – Social Media, Social Food

Instructor: Alessandro Masetti, M.Arch., Licensed Architect

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

COMM 432 – Intercultural Communication

COMM 432 – Intercultural Communication

Instructor: Francesca Passeri, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020, summer semester 2019

ENGR 430 – Contemporary Structures in Historic Buildings

ENGR 430 – Contemporary Structures in Historic Buildings

Instructor: Carlo Achilli, M.Arch., Licensed Architect

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: summer semester 2019

ENGR 431 – Structures in History

ENGR 431 – Structures in History

Instructor: Daniela Sinicropi, Ph.D., Licensed Architect

Prerequisite: Background in engineering is preferable

Credits: 3

Sessions: summer semester 2019

FILM/HIST 430 – History Of Italian Cinema And Society

FILM/HIST 430 – History Of Italian Cinema And Society

Instructor: Lorenzo Picchi, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: spring semester 2020

HIST 430 – History of Fashion

HIST 430 – History of Fashion

Instructor: Rita Comanducci, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019

HIST 430 – Ancient Rome: Civilization and Legacy

HIST 430 – Ancient Rome: Civilization and Legacy

Instructor: Erika Bianchi, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

HIST 430 – Florence: The Story of the City

HIST 430 – Florence: The Story of the City

Instructor: Simone Testa, Ph. D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020, summer semester 2019

HIST 430 – Italy and the Jews: History and Culture from the Renaissance to the Present

HIST 430 – Italy and the Jews: History and Culture from the Renaissance to the Present

Instructor: Shulamit Furstenberg-Levi, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

HIST 430 – Sport History and Culture

HIST 430 – Sport History and Culture

Instructor: Erika Bianchi, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020, summer semester 2019

HIST/CJS 430 – Social History of the Mafia

HIST/CJS 430 – Social History of the Mafia

Instructor: Lorenzo Picchi, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: spring semester 2020

HIST/POLSC 430 – History and Politics of Modern Italy: The Twentieth Century

HIST/POLSC 430 – History and Politics of Modern Italy: The Twentieth Century

Instructor: Peter Fischer, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

HIST/POLSC 430 – The European Union

HIST/POLSC 430 – The European Union

Instructor: Federica Di Sarcina, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020, summer semester 2019

HP 391 – Architecture in Italy: History and Preservation

HP 391 – Architecture in Italy: History and Preservation

Instructor: Daniela Sinicropi, Ph.D., Licensed Architect, Silvia Catitti, Ph.D., Licensed Architect

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020, summer semester 2019

HUM 306 – The History & Culture of Food: A Comparative Analysis

HUM 306 – The History & Culture of Food: A Comparative Analysis

Instructor: Peter Fischer, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020, summer semester 2019

HUM 399 – Historical Foundations of Sustainable Food Systems: A Florence Experience

HUM 399 – Historical Foundations of Sustainable Food Systems: A Florence Experience

Instructor: Peter Fischer, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019

HUM 399/SOC 299 – Diversity in Italy

HUM 399/SOC 299 – Diversity in Italy

Instructor: Federico Damonte, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: spring semester 2020

HUM 399/SOC 299 – Identity and Culture in Italy: A Comparative Approach

HUM 399/SOC 299 – Identity and Culture in Italy: A Comparative Approach

Instructor: Pierluca Birindelli, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020, summer semester 2019

IARCH 320A – Interior Architecture Studio VI

IARCH 320A – Interior Architecture Studio VI

Instructor: Franco Pisani, M.Arch., Licensed Architect, Stefano Corazzini, M.A.

Prerequisite: IArch. Design studio I-V

Credits: 5

Sessions: spring semester 2020

IARCH 410A – Interior Architecture Studio VII

IARCH 410A – Interior Architecture Studio VII

Instructor: Franco Pisani, M.Arch., Licensed Architect, Stefano Corazzini, M.A.

Prerequisite: IArch. Design studio I-VI

Credits: 5

Sessions: fall semester 2019

ITAL 101 – The Florence Experience I: Beginning Italian I

ITAL 101 – The Florence Experience I: Beginning Italian I

Instructor: Carlo Lorini, M.A., Catia Santi, M.A., David Marini, M.A., Emanuela Agostini, Ph.D., Serena Baldini, M.A.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 4

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020, summer semester 2019

ITAL 102 – The Florence Experience II: Beginning Italian II

ITAL 102 – The Florence Experience II: Beginning Italian II

Instructor: Carlo Lorini, M.A., Catia Santi, M.A., David Marini, M.A., Emanuela Agostini, Ph.D., Serena Baldini, M.A.

Prerequisite: One semester of Italian

Credits: 4

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020, summer semester 2019

ITAL 201 – The Florence Experience III: Intermediate Italian I

ITAL 201 – The Florence Experience III: Intermediate Italian I

Instructor: Carlo Lorini, M.A., Catia Santi, M.A., David Marini, M.A., Emanuela Agostini, Ph.D., Serena Baldini, M.A.

Prerequisite: Two semesters of Italian

Credits: 4

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

ITAL 202 – The Florence Experience IV: Intermediate Italian II

ITAL 202 – The Florence Experience IV: Intermediate Italian II

Instructor: Carlo Lorini, M.A., Catia Santi, M.A., David Marini, M.A., Emanuela Agostini, Ph.D., Serena Baldini, M.A.

Prerequisite: Three semesters of Italian

Credits: 4

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

ITAL 310 – The Florence Experience V: Advanced Italian

ITAL 310 – The Florence Experience V: Advanced Italian

Instructor: Carlo Lorini, M.A., Catia Santi, M.A., David Marini, M.A., Emanuela Agostini, Ph.D., Serena Baldini, M.A.

Prerequisite: Four semesters of Italian

Credits: 4

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

ITAL 340 – Readings in Italian Theater Literature: A Journey into Italian Theater (in Italian)

ITAL 340 – Readings in Italian Theater Literature: A Journey into Italian Theater (in Italian)

Instructor: Emanuela Agostini, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: Proficiency in Italian

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

ITAL 430 – A City with a View: Modern Italy through Florence

ITAL 430 – A City with a View: Modern Italy through Florence

Instructor: Alessandro Raveggi, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020, summer semester 2019

ITAL 430 – Italian Language through Economics and Business

ITAL 430 – Italian Language through Economics and Business

Instructor: Catia Santi, M.A.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 4

Sessions: spring semester 2020

JOUR/COMM 430 – Writing For The Media In Italy

JOUR/COMM 430 – Writing For The Media In Italy

Instructor: Lorenzo Picchi, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: spring semester 2020

MGMT 320 – Family Business in Italy

MGMT 320 – Family Business in Italy

Instructor: Clive Woollard, M.B.A.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020, summer semester 2019

MKTG 430 – Fashion Marketing: Analyzing Italian Brand Strategies

MKTG 430 – Fashion Marketing: Analyzing Italian Brand Strategies

Instructor: Tiziana Tini, M.Sc.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019

MKTG 431 – Italian Luxury Communication – The Digital Marketing behind Jewellery, Food, & Fashion

MKTG 431 – Italian Luxury Communication – The Digital Marketing behind Jewellery, Food, & Fashion

Instructor: Tiziana Tini, M.Sc.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: spring semester 2020

PHYS 273 – Introductory Physics: Waves

PHYS 273 – Introductory Physics: Waves

Instructor: TBA

Prerequisite: PHYS 272 Introduction to Electricity and Magnetism & MATH 241 Calculus III

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019

PHYS 274 – Mathematical Methods for Physics

PHYS 274 – Mathematical Methods for Physics

Instructor: Emanuele Tognelli, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: PHYS 272 Introduction to Electricity and Magnetism & MATH 241 Calculus III

Credits: 3

PHYS 276 – Experimental Physics II: Electricity and Magnetism

PHYS 276 – Experimental Physics II: Electricity and Magnetism

Instructor: Simone Lolli, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: PHYS 272 Introduction to Electricity and Magnetism & PHYS 275 Mechanics Lab

Credits: 2

Sessions: fall semester 2019

PHYS 371 – Modern Physics

PHYS 371 – Modern Physics

Instructor: TBA

Prerequisite: PHYS273 and PHYS274

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019

PHYS 373 – Mathematical Methods for Physics II

PHYS 373 – Mathematical Methods for Physics II

Instructor: TBA

Prerequisite: PHYS 274 – Mathematical Methods for Physics

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019

SOC 299 – Sociology of the Arts

SOC 299 – Sociology of the Arts

Instructor: Pierluca Birindelli, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: spring semester 2020

THEAT 431/ENGL 430 – Italian Theater: History, Theory, and Practice

THEAT 431/ENGL 430 – Italian Theater: History, Theory, and Practice

Instructor: Emanuela Agostini, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

Course Structure: This class combines lectures and applied performance techniques.

VARTS 204 – Drawing: The Human Figure

VARTS 204 – Drawing: The Human Figure

Instructor: Tiziano Lucchesi, M.F.A.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

VARTS 261 – Introduction to Photography: Portfolio of Florence

VARTS 261 – Introduction to Photography: Portfolio of Florence

Instructor: Gloria Marco Munuera, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

VARTS 282 – Beginning Oil Painting: Imagery of Florence

VARTS 282 – Beginning Oil Painting: Imagery of Florence

Instructor: Tiziano Lucchesi, M.F.A.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: spring semester 2020, summer semester 2020

VARTS 383 – The Art of Buon Fresco

VARTS 383 – The Art of Buon Fresco

Instructor: Tiziano Lucchesi, M.F.A.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: fall semester 2019, spring semester 2020

VARTS 430 – Introduction to Digital Photography

VARTS 430 – Introduction to Digital Photography

Instructor: Gloria Marco Munuera, Ph.D.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: summer semester 2019

VARTS 481 – Drawing Florence: Putting Things in Perspective

VARTS 481 – Drawing Florence: Putting Things in Perspective

Instructor: Tiziano Lucchesi, M.F.A.

Prerequisite: None

Credits: 3

Sessions: summer semester 2019