wonderful study trip in beautiful florence Past Review

By (University of Tennessee - Knoxville) - abroad from 05/12/2016 to 06/30/2016 with

Global Semesters: Florence - Summer in Florence

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
I learnt to be independent and keep myself safe

Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? None

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

* Food:

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

* Safety:

If you could do it all over again would you choose the same program? Yes

I can not only learnt the knowledge of photography and photoshop, but also traveled beautiful Italy. That's a great experience for me.


* Money: How easily were you able to live on a student's budget?

(1 = not very easy/$200+ on food & personal expenses/week, 2.5 = $100/week, 5 = very easily/minimal cost)

Do you have any general money-saving tips for future study abroad participants? we can save a lot of money by buying food and cooking on our own!


* Did your program have a foreign language component? No

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

Select all that apply

  • Dorm
* Who did you live with?

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  • Americans
* Who did you take classes with?

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  • Americans
About how many local friends did you make that you will likely keep in touch with? 0

A Look Back

* What did you like most about the program?
  • the lessons
  • the dorm
  • the trip traveling around city
* What could be improved?
  • to provide a locker for student in campus
* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? do not take too much stuff

Individual Course Reviews

Course Name/Rating:

Art 491

Course Department: Art
Instructor: Paul Lee
Instruction Language: English
Credit Transfer Issues: