design school in florence, italy
FIDI will be providing both physical 'in-class' lessons and also online options for Fall 2020 . Those who can not physically attend can either follow classes online or defer until the following semester. It is strongly recommended that students following online have a high speed internet connection with LAN cable, access to dual monitor display or two PCs. The costs for online lessons are the same as physical in class study. Note class times would follow time zone GMT+1.
, Italy is the perfect place to study abroad the finest of Italian design. As a private Italian institution, quality education is provided as a result of a professional staff, quality resources and interactive learning techniques. The Institute’s philosophy is to provide a quality facility offering the highest level of education and resources. Our knowledgeable staff responds to your interests and addresses your academic needs.
TEXTBOOKS and software
If required by the instructor, students should be prepared to purchase reading materials or art supplies. For books, software and materials expect to spend 300€ per year.
ITALIAN LANGUAGE COURSES
Design students enrolled at the school are also offered Italian language courses while at the Institute. The courses will focus mainly on spoken conversational Italian, with themes relating to common life, travel and business situations including: greetings, days of the week, asking for directions, food, making plans, telling time, purchases and dealing with money and numbers. Advanced level classes will deal with general work and business discussions.
Class attendance is essential. Absences are only excused for documented illness or for an emergency. Three unexcused absences result in a lowering of the grade by a letter. Two late arrivals to class are considered equal to an unexcused absence. Students who do not stay for the duration of a class without being excused will be marked absent. Students who miss more than 25 PERCENTof a course due to unexcused absences will not receive a passing grade for the course. Students enrolled in the BA (hons) design should note that requirements differ and should reference their student handboodk for program specific attendance requirements.