Euro-Mediterranean Trends - Society and Culture, Politics and Economics

LUISS Guido Carli
Rome, Italy
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Program Overview

Program Overview

  • Program Name

    Euro-Mediterranean Trends - Society and Culture, Politics and Economics

  • Location

    Rome

  • Host University

    LUISS Guido Carli

    The Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali "Guido Carli", known by the acronym "LUISS" or "LUISS Guido Carli", is an independent, private university in Rome, Italy, founded in 1974. LUISS offers an innovative educational approach at its four Departments: Economics and Finance, Business and Management, Law, and Political Science. ISA students will be able to participate in summer programs designed specifically for international student in the following areas:

    • Euro-Mediterranean Trends - Society and Culture, Politics and Economics
    • Management "Made in Italy" - Food, Luxury, Fashion and Design
     

  • Term

    Summer 5 2019

  • Program Dates

    Jul 06, 2019 - Jul 27, 2019

  • Program Length

    Summer

  • Application Deadline

    Apr 10, 2019

  • Credit

    8 ECTS Credits

  • Eligibility

    2.50 Minimum GPA*

  • Cost

    $4,350

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Program Description

The LUISS Guido Carli University offers a unique Summer program in Euro-Mediterranean Trends. In this program, you'll learn about emerging dynamics in the Mediterranean in its heart, Rome, and become part of a distinguished community of students from all over the world, who are interested to learn more about this region. The summer school will enable you to assess key themes of Euro-Mediterranean relations, including political, economic, and cultural dynamics, in their complexity. You will be taught by renowned professors and specialized researchers, experts in both, the academic and policy consulting fields.

*Eligibility

MINIMUM GPA

Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.50.

MINIMUM ADMISSIONS PREREQUISITES

There is no language prerequisite for this program.

  • You must be at least 18 years old by the program start date.

  • You must submit a course registration agreement. Additional details will be provided after gaining access to the ISA Student Portal.

  • A transcript, CV/Resume, and a Letter of Intent must be submitted along with your application materials for consideration in this program.

  • If you have a cumulative GPA below 2.50, you may still be considered for acceptance. 

What's Included

Comprehensive Advising and Support

24-Hour Emergency

Comprehensive Health, Safety, and Security Support

Airport Reception

Tuition at the Host University

Housing

Bridging Cultures Program

Internet Access

ISA Discovery Model

Cultural Activities

Insurance

Official Transcript from the Host University

Professional Development Toolbox

Full-Time Resident Staff

On-Site ISA Offices

Academics

Credits

ECTS Credits

8

Contact Hours

60

Recommended U.S. Semester Credits

4

Recommended U.S. Quarter Units

6

Academic Information

PROGRAM STRUCTURE

  • You will take 1 course (8 ECTS credits) during this session. Classes meet Monday - Friday.

COURSE CREDIT

  • Credits earned vary according to the policies of your home institution.
  • According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, you must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by your home and host institutions, for the duration of the program.
  • Credit transfer is ultimately determined by your home university.

SYLLABI

TRANSCRIPTS

  • Upon program completion, you will receive a transcript issued directly from LUISS Guido Carli. The transcript will reflect ECTS credits for all courses taken. Credit transfer is ultimately determined by your home university.

Support & Funding

U.S. Team

Sarah Warren

Program Advisor, Italy

Anthony Viltro

Program Manager, Italy

Ben Chinisci

Site Specialist, Italy

ROME TEAM

Mattea Di Fabio

Resident Director, Italy

Mara Cecili

Student Services, Italy

Vera Contu

Assistant Resident Director/Housing Coordinator, Italy

Funding Your ISA Program

As an ISA participant, you will have the opportunity to apply for scholarships and grants that can be applied directly to assist with your study abroad programs. ISA offers over $1,000,000 in scholarships and grants each year. To see what opportunities are available, please visit the Funding Your Program page. 

View all Funding Options

Housing

ISA in Rome includes comfortable housing in shared, fully-furnished accommodations conveniently located in well-established neighborhoods in close proximity to the universities.  A $500 refundable security deposit will be charged to students living in ISA arranged housing. ISA may retain some, or all, of this deposit in the case of damage to property or if utility usage exceeds the allotted monthly amount.

We strive to match your housing preferences with our available accommodations; however, housing preference requests cannot be guaranteed.

Independent Housing

You may elect to secure housing independently. If you select this option, you will receive a discount equal to the housing portion of the program price.

You may elect to secure housing independently. If you select this option, you will receive a discount equal to the housing portion of the program price.

Excursions

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