SUMMER INTENSIVE COURSES

Overview

The 2022 Summer Session application is OPEN!

Learn and enjoy the Italian summer in beautiful Florence.
Our Summer Intensive program is the perfect opportunity to experience Italian culture in a concentrated period of time, in one of the most beautiful cities in the world.

COURSE DURATIONS
  • 1 week
  • 2 weeks
  • 4 weeks
  • 6 weeks
  • 8 weeks
  • 12 weeks
START DATES 2022 (check-in)
  • May 1・May 15・May 29
  • Jun 12・Jun 26
  • Jul 10・Jul 24・Aug 21
  • Sep 4・Sep 18

APPLICATION FORM (download PDF)


Summer Intensive Course – Features

  • 1. VARIETY OF SUBJECTS
    Select your favorite subject from 28 available. It’s possible to combine different subjects.
  • 2. INTENSIVE CLASSES
    Double number of lessons compared to the standard course.
  • 3. HOUSING INCLUDED
    Accommodation in fully-furnished shared apartments (twin or single room available).
  • 4. CLASSES WITH ENGLISH INTERPRETER
    Lessons are taught with free English interpretation service (ask us for other langages).
  • 5. GUIDED ART VISITS
    Discover the great masterpieces of the Italian Renaissance through weekly guided art visits.
  • 6. CULTURAL ACTIVITIES
    Guided trips to the most important towns and cities in Tuscany.
  • 7. BUS PASS
    Reach the school from your accommodation by riding convenient city buses.
  • 8. MEAL VOUCHERS
    Meal and drink vouchers to spend in downtown Florence.
  • 9. WELCOME KIT & WELCOME LUNCH
    Stationery, Florence city map, and a welcome lunch are provided on the first day of classes.




TUITION & FEES (in Euros/€)

Arts, Crafts, Design and Culinary classes
Painting and Drawing, Restoration of Paintings, Art History, Shoemaking, Bag Making & Leather Arts, Jewelry Making, Jewelry Design, Shoe Design, Bag Design, Interior Design, Architectural Design, Furniture Design, Product Design, Glass Art, Ceramics, Fashion Design, Textile Design, Graphic Design, Illustration, Woodworking, Furniture Restoration, Bookbinding, Flower Arrangement, Italian Home Cooking*, Gelato Course*
1-week Intensive Course: € 1,800.00
  • May 1 – May 7, 2022
  • May 15 – May 21, 2022
  • May 29 – Jun 4, 2022
  • Jun 12 – Jun 18, 2022
  • Jun 26 – Jul 2, 2022
  • Jul 10 – Jul 16, 2022
  • Jul 24 – Jul 30, 2022
  • Aug 21 – Aug 27, 2022
  • Sep 4 – Sep 10, 2022
  • Sep 18 – Sep 24, 2022
2-week Intensive Course: € 2,600.00
  • May 1 – May 14, 2022
  • May 15 – May 28, 2022
  • May 29 – Jun 11, 2022
  • Jun 12 – Jun 25, 2022
  • Jun 26 – Jul 9, 2022
  • Jul 10 – Jul 23, 2022
  • Jul 24 – Aug 6, 2022
  • Aug 21 – Sep 3, 2022
  • Sep 4 – Sep 17, 2022
  • Sep 18 – Oct 1, 2022
4-week Intensive Course: € 4,600.00
  • May 1 – May 28, 2022
  • May 15 – Jun 11, 2022
  • May 29 – Jun 25, 2022
  • Jun 12 – Jul 9, 2022
  • Jun 26 – Jul 23, 2022
  • Jul 10 – Aug 6, 2022
  • Jul 24 – Sep 3, 2022
  • Aug 21 – Sep 17, 2022
  • Sep 4 – Oct 1, 2022
6-week Intensive Course: € 6,400.00
  • May 1, 2022 – Jun 11, 2022
  • May 15, 2022 – Jun 25, 2022
  • May 29, 2022 – Jul 9, 2022
  • Jun 12, 2022 – Jul 23, 2022
  • Jun 26, 2022 – Aug 6, 2022
  • Jul 24, 2022 – Sep 17, 2022
8-week Intensive Course: € 8,200.00
  • May 1 – Jun 25, 2022
  • May 15 – Jul 9, 2022
  • May 29 – Jul 23, 2022
  • Jun 12 – Aug 6, 2022
  • Jun 26 – Sep 3, 2022
  • Jul 24 – Oct 1, 2022
12-week Intensive Course: € 11,000.00
  • May 1 – Jul 23, 2022
  • May 15 – Aug 6, 2022
  • May 29 – Sep 3, 2022
  • Jun 12 – Sep 17, 2022
  • Jun 26 – Oct 1, 2022

Course includes

  • Enrollment fee
  • Tuition
  • Facility fees (no materials)
  • Orientation
  • Welcome lunch
  • Welcome kit (city map, pen, notebook, file folder)
  • Bus pass
  • Weekly guided art visits:
    students will visit the best sightseeing and historical monuments of the city.
  • Housing in a shared apartment in twin or single room*
  • Housing utilities expense
  • Two meal and four drink vouchers per week
  • Cultural activities: every two weeks
    (e.g., trip to Pisa, trip to Siena, ceramics lab visit, Tuscan farmhouse visit, pizza lesson)
  • English interpretation during the lessons with the teacher and guided visits
  • *Italian Home Cooking and Gelato Course have different schedules. Please inquire for further details
  • *Only for Art History: Museum admission fees


* SINGLE ROOM occupancy additional fees:
1 week (6 nights): € 200.00
2 weeks (13 nights): € 240.00
4 weeks (27 nights): € 300.00
6 weeks (41 nights): € 450.00
8 weeks (55 nights): € 600.00
12 weeks (83 nights): € 900.00

^ Tuition WITHOUT HOUSING:
1-week course: € 1,450.00
2-week course: € 2,320.00
4-week course: € 4,200.00
6-week course: € 5,800.00
8-week course: € 7,400.00
12-week course: € 9,800.00

Not Included

Cost of materials, transportation costs not related to the lessons, City of Florence Tourist Tax, Wi-Fi (for those who stay in our housing).

Enjoy Italy, Italian Language course
& English Language course
  • 2-week Course : € 1,350.00
  • 4-week Course : € 2,450.00
  • 6-week Course : € 3,680.00
  • 8-week Course : € 4,690.00
  • 12-week Course : € 6,780.00

Information

Housing

Accademia Riaci provides housing for its international students in fully furnished and equipped shared apartments located in the city of Florence.
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Local staff’s support

If you have special needs, our staff will be happy to assist you.

How to apply
Scholarship

Summer Course “Student Reporter Scholarship”
Become a “Student Reporter” and get a 10% scholarship on course fees.

>> click here for more details

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