Economic and Political Environment of an Italian Region
The American University of Rome
Area of Study
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits1
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units1
Hours & Credits
This three‐day field‐based course provides students with the opportunity to explore a key region of Italian industry, agriculture, manufacturing, innovation, product development and infrastructure. Through related lectures and site visits to local businesses and government offi ces students study the region’s economic evolution over the centuries, the driving forces behind the area’s current economic development, the socioeconomic reality of the area and its relationship with Italian political and economic policy. In recent years this course has in turn visited Sicily, the Veneto, Lombardia, the Marche and Romagna regions.
Students must pay their own entrance fees when required.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Some courses may require additional fees.
Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations