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CET/ Summer Intensive Language and Cultural Studies in Sicily
Catania, Italy
Program Terms: Summer
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Sponsor: CET Academic Programs 
Restrictions: Brandeis applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2014 03/07/2014 
Rolling Admission 06/01/2014 07/26/2014

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.

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Fact Sheet:
 Program Type:
Study Center
 Program Language(s):
English, Italian
 Area of Study(s):
Creative Writing, European Cultural Studies, Film, Television and Interactive Media, Italian Studies, Theater Arts
 Minimum Semesters of Previous Language Study Required:
 Housing Options:
Apartment (shared) Highlighted Program: Yes
Program Description:

Intensive Italian Language & Culture Studies in Catania, Sicily

Building facade at night

CET Sicily is the program for Italian language learners. On this beautiful Italian island, off the tourist map, students exercise their Italian language like never before: intensive Italian language courses, instruction in “street Italian,” language partners, local roommates. This program, designed for intermediate and advanced Italian language learners, attracts independent thinkers who want something different out of their study abroad experience. 

Study Abroad in Sicily: Features

  • Open to students with at least 2 semesters of previous undergraduate Italian language study
  • Intensive Italian language classes
  • Language practica in Food & Folklore and Documentary & Journalism
  • For advanced students: direct-enroll courses at the University of Catania in the spring
  • Local roommates and language partners
  • Mid-semester excursion to the Italian mainland
Visit the CET website to learn more about this program.

Brandeis Specific Information

Note: Participants on this program may earn up to twelve (12) credits for the summer.

Application Process:

Students wanting to apply to this program must submit two applications:
  1. to the Brandeis Office of Study Abroad. Visit the Brandeis Study Abroad Website in order to obtain more information about internal application process, advising hours, academic credit, and financial aid transfer.
  2. to the external program listed above. Visit the Brandeis Study Abroad Website for more information on commonaly asked questions about the external application process like deadlines, program approval forms, paying deposits, etc...

Scholarship Details:

Students interested in learning more about (other) study abroad scholarship opportunities should visit the scholarship section of the Brandeis study abroad website.
*Please note that all information is subject to change.

This program is currently not accepting applications.