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Fact Sheet:
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Program Type: Faculty-Led Minimum GPA: 2.5
Housing Type(s): Apartment Home Campus: Non-U of U, U of U: Utah Campus
Credit Type: Undergraduate U of U Language(s) of Instruction: English
Minimum Language Prerequisite: Advanced English Language Fluency, No Host Language Badge Opportunities: Career Development, Research Experience
Eligibility: Course Prerequisite(s), Good Academic & Judicial Standing, Minimum Age: 18 Pre-departure Requirements: Learning Abroad 101, Pre-Departure Orientation, Participation Requirements for Learning Abroad, Post-Decision Health Assessment, Pre & Post Commitments
Program Description:

Film & Media Arts in Italy

DESCRIPTIONSU15 Italy Film & Media Arts

Study the fundamentals of cinematography and sound, including the use of camera composition, location recording, and editing. The coursework allows students to capture and organize what they observe and challenges them to present their findings in multimedia. Genova, Italy provides students with a unique opportunity to experience a foreign culture, describe it, and understand the intercultural dialogue of the modern world. Visit this link or this link (password: genova) to view two short films about the program.

ACADEMICS

  • Available credit(s): 4-8 undergraduate credits or 5-9 graduate credits
  • Applicants are required to enroll in at least one of the program courses
  • Click on the Courses Offered link above for more information, including prerequisites

EXCURSIONS

  • Possible excursions may include:
    • San Fruttuoso, Camogli
    • Walking tour of Genova
    • Cultural activities

LEARNING ABROAD BADGES

In addition to taking classes, students enrich their time abroad by participating in Learning Abroad Badge opportunities such as, Career Development, Language Immersion, Research Experience, and Community Engagement:
Badge Opportunities
The Learning Abroad Badges listed in the Fact Sheet above are included in this program. Some programs offer opportunities to earn additional Learning Abroad Badges through independent options.  Students interested in earning multiple Learning Abroad Badges can participate in the Global U Program and receive special recognition at graduation.

This program automatically earns the Career Development and Research Experience Badges:
  • Career Development:
    • Students work on teams as a film crew, conduct interviews, and learn to operate film equipment.  Each student creates a film based on a chosen topic that is screened for the community at the end of the program.  
    • This experience will provide valuable insights that can be highlighted on resumes and during job interviews.
  • Research Experience:
    • As part of the program, students create a professional film based on a chosen theme. This film can serve as part of a research portfolio for graduate school or job applications.  
    • Students will present their work in a public forum in Italy and have the opportunity to submit an abstract for research poster sessions. 

FACULTY DIRECTOR

ACCOMMODATIONS

  • See Housing Type(s) above
  • Participants are required to use the program housing facilities
  • Housing is included in the program cost

FINANCES

  • Click on the Budget Sheet link above for information about ESTIMATED costs
  • Participants should read the full Withdrawal Penalty Policy BEFORE applying
  • Scholarships are available for Degree-Seeking, University of Utah students
  • Financial Aid might apply, visit your Financial Aid Counselor for more information

LEARNING ABROAD HANDBOOK

The Learning Abroad Handbook outlines the University of Utah's eligibility requirements, financial policies, conduct standards, administrative procedures, academic expectations, as well as visa and passport guidelines for Learning Abroad Programs. ALL participants are subject to the rules and regulations in the Learning Abroad Handbook. It is every participant's responsibility to read the Learning Abroad Handbook and contact Learning Abroad with any questions.



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