Programs : Brochure
- Locations: Bologna, Italy; Florence, Italy; Rome, Italy; Verona, Italy
- Program Terms: Spring- Embedded
- Restrictions: PSU applicants only
BIOL497: During spring break, students will travel with the instructors to Italy and study in Florence, Bologna, and Rome. While in Italy, students will compare and contrast anatomical waxes to modern representations, analyze the anatomy of Michelangelo, da Vinci, and other artists, and discuss the historic circumstances that gave rise to, supported, and sometimes hindered the development of anatomy as a science.
IT197: During spring break of this spring semester course, students will travel with the instructors to Italy and study in Florence, Bologna, and Rome. While in Italy, students will engage in a series of on-site experiences using elementary language skills and cultural knowledge. Discussions while abroad and upon return, together with journal entries created in Italy, will serve as the basis for debriefing and in-class work in the remaining weeks of the semester.
During the embedded travel component, housing will consist of - housing information not available at this time.
The process for enrolling in an embedded course varies according to the instructor and/or department. The program leader has indicated that in order to enroll in the course and travel component, students must submit application by October 23, 2017. Email AnatomyInItaly@psu.edu with the following information: name, Penn State email, 9-digit ID number, major, class standing (i.e. sophomore, junior, etc), current GPA, and a statement on why you would like to enroll in this class Faculty will complete interviews after a preliminary review of written applications to select candidates for the embedded experience.
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Spring- Embedded||2018||08/22/2017 **||Rolling Admission||03/01/2018||03/10/2018|
|NOTE: The application deadline date is NOT as it appears above. Please contact the program leader Jason Laine by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in applying for this embedded program.|
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students 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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