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GENERAL WORK EXPERIENCE

This program is aimed at international students who would like to improve their Italian language skills and gain practical work skills without much prior experience necessary. The placements are between two and four weeks and are within the fields of administration, hospitality or retail.

STUDY AREA INTERNSHIPS

This program is aimed at students who would like to gain practical work skills within their chosen field in a foreign country. This program is suited to business, technical, health care and other specialty high schools or training schools.The placements are often also between two and four weeks however can be up to 16 weeks if required. We have opportunities in everything from health care to engineering to business marketing for the right students.

WEEK 1

SUNDAY

Arrival Day

MONDAY

Internship introduction &
city tour

TUESDAY

Internship & Museo Galileo

WEDNSEDAY

Internship & Visit of “Il Duomo

THURSDAY

Internship

FRIDAY

Internship

SATURDAY

Day trip Sienna

SUNDAY

End of first week, departure of teachers

WEEK 2 and 3

During weeks 2 & 3 there are only 2 scheduled cultural events for students and the internship runs Monday to Friday.

WEEK 4

SUNDAY

day trip Tuscany: Montepulciano & Lucca

MONDAY

Internship & Italian cooking class

TUESDAY

Internship & Piazzale Michelangelo

WEDNSEDAY

Internship

THURSDAY

Internship & visit the Galeria degli Uffizi und Pallazzo Vecchioi

FRIDAY

last day of Internship, Certificates & Awards Ceremony, Farewell Meeting

SATURDAY

Day at leisure in Florence

SUNDAY

Departure day

BASIC 4 week PACKAGE
from 1050 euros
flights & transfers
apartment accommodation (surcharge for host family)
including internship placement
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ACTIVITY 4 week PACKAGE
from 1190 euros
including internship placement
flights & transfers
apartment accommodation (surcharge for host family)
Activity program
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BASIC 2 week PACKAGE
from 790 euros
flights & transfers
apartment accommodation (surcharge for host family)
including internship placement
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ACTIVITY 2 week PACKAGE
from 890 euros
including internship placement
flights & transfers
apartment accommodation (surcharge for host family)
Activity program
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EXAMPLE Florence ACTIVITIES

City tour through Florence  Guided tour through the old town, led by an experienced tour guide at our language school. Includes an introductory talk about the history and art of this city.

Visit the Duomo  
The cathedral, as the central and integral part of town, should be part of any visit to Florence. Go to see the beautiful Frescoes, as well as the rich interior of the cathedral. Climb the 463 steps, leading up to the top of the tower, and enjoy the view of the surrounding city.

Museo Galileoi   You will be fascinated by this brilliant museum of mathematics, physics and astronomy. A great visual journey into the mind of the genius, Galileo Galilei

Palazzo Strozzi  Visit this museum and use its interactive features to really dive into the history of the renaissance. A great museum with picturesque architecture


Cine Italiano  enjoy an Italian movie night with a pick of some great classic films


Piazzale Michelangelo Enjoy the great architecture of the Piazzale and the beautiful view of the surrounding city

Galeria degli Uffizi und Pallazzo Vecchio  The Medici, one of the wealthiest dynasties of the middle ages, were incredibly fond of and huge supporters of the arts and culture. Visit the Galeria and the Palazzo and feel like a Medici for a day.

Italian cooking class  with a chance to sample what you have cooked at the end!

Optional : Chianti Wine and Vineyard tour   A half-a-day-long trip to the Chianti wine region, including a visit paid to a vineyard – with a typical “merenda” and wine tasting for those students 18 +

Internship placement

Flights there and back

All transfers in Florence

Accommodation in double room apartments or host family

Optional language course

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