Most of teaching at Scuola di Studi Umanistici e della Formazione is carried out in Italian (with the exception of Geography, spatial management, heritage for international cooperation degree course) and you have to be fluent in written and spoken Italian to cope with your course from the start. Therefore, all non-native Italian-speaking applicants must satisfy level B1 according to the "Common European Framework of Reference for Languages".
Before beginning your studies as an exchange student at Scuola di Studi Umanistici e della Formazione you are required to have level B1 according to the "Common European Framework of Reference for Languages"; although you do not need to submit evidence of italian Language proficiency when you make your application, please be sure that you have properly acquired the requested B1 level.
At your arrival in Florence, you can attend a free Italian Language Course at the CENTRO LINGUISTICO DI ATENEO – CLA.
Please note that the Italian Language Course is not an academic exam and does not provide ECTS credits or mark, so it cannot be added to your Learning Agreement.
Please note that all language courses offered by CLA start from the A2 level upwards, considering the basic A1 level as established.
If interested in attending the Italian language course, you can register online at CLA website