Courses for exchange students

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The School offers courses that are specifically designed for international exchange students spending a study period at Ca' Foscari University or at other higher education institutions in Venice, including English-taught courses and Italian as a second language.

1st semester 2017/18

For the 1st semester of the 2017/2018 academic year, courses for credits start from level B1 (intermediate).
Students can enrol in the following levels: Intermediate Level (B1), Upper-intermediate Level (B2)
Advanced Level (C1).

Language requirements

  • To attend a B1 course, prior language skills at A2 level (elementary) are required.
  • To attend a B2 course, prior language skills at B1 level (intermediate) are required.
  • To attend a C1 course, prior language skills at B2 level (upper-intermediate) are required.

Level B1, B2 and C1 courses features

  • 2 modules over 13 weeks
  • 80 hours: 30 hrs lectures (language strategies), 50 hrs practical exercises (language skills)
  • A final test for credit recognition
  • 6 ECTS
  • Free for Ca' Foscari exchange students

In order to meet credit requirements students must attend 70% of all classes and lectures. It is highly recommended that students do not take more than two courses so as to avoid timetable conflicts.

Timetable of the courses

icoTimetable 47 K

Syllabi

icoSyllabus Italian language course level B1 Daloiso Ardizzone 69 K
icoSyllabus Italian language course level B1 Nitti Ardizzone Ballarin 585 K
icoSyllabus Italian language course level B2 Daloiso Toscano67 K
icoSyllabus Italian language course level C1 Daloiso Toscano67 K

Fees

Ca' Foscari exchange students can take these courses with no additional tuition costs. Exchange students at other higher education institutions in Venice will be required to pay a tuition fee of 300 Euros.

Enrolment

Courses start September 18, 2017

To apply, students have to fill in the online form by May 30, 2017.
Applications submitted after the deadline will not be accepted.

Eligible students for these courses

  • Erasmus + exchange students
  • Overseas and other interuniversity exchange students
  • Erasmus Mundus Students only for short mobility

Double and Joint degree students will be admitted according to the provisions of each project.
In order to have these courses recognised for credits, you will have to add them to your learning agreement.
Please note, however, that adding the courses to your learning agreement does not result in your automatic enrolment and you must apply through the procedure outlined.

en 1st semester 2017/2018

For the 1st semester of the 2017/2018 academic year, students can enroll in the following english-taught courses for credits 

  • History of Italian culture and literature
icoSyllabus - History of Italian Culture and Literature
  • History of the Arts of Venice and the Veneto
icoSyllabus - History of the Arts of Venice and the Veneto
  • History of Venice
icoSyllabus - History of Venice
  • History of Italian Design
icoSyllabus - History of Design

Enrolment

To enrol in the English taught courses, fill in the online form

Enrolments for "Italian as a Second Language" close on July 31, 2017.
Enrolments submitted after the deadline will not be accepted.

Eligible students for these courses are:
Erasmus + exchange students
Overseas and other interuniversity exchange students
Erasmus Mundus Students only for short mobility

Double and Joint degree students will be admitted according to the provisions of each project.

In order to have these courses recognised for credits, you will have to add them to your learning agreement.

Please note, however, that adding the courses to your learning agreement does not result in your automatic enrolment and you must apply through the procedure outlined.

icoTimetable English Taught Courses39 K