DESIGN SCHOOL IN FLORENCE, ITALY
The purpose of the short course is to develop students’ knowledge and skills related to all aspects of furniture design from design development to production of prototypes. During the 4 week program, students study presentations of materials, history, theories, and detailing of Italian and International furniture.
The entire course is held in the English language. The short course teaches furniture design skills together with a general overview of furniture history. The program is designed for students with a strong interest in Italian furniture design, interior design and industrial design. This course is excellent for students of all levels. People with a general interest in Furniture Design, but have no immediate plans to pursue a degree are also encouraged to enroll.
We also combine the Furniture Design courses with Italian language for 3hrs per week – a chance to build confidence and understanding of one of the most beautiful languages in the world. A development of knowledge of the language can help you to enjoy the culture and customs of Florence and Italy even more.
SUMMER COURSE DATES & SCHEDULE
The short course is held for 4 weeks each summer during the month of June only.
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The furniture course meets 3 hrs per day - Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 15:00-18:00. Tuesdays typically has either special lectures or trips. There is also a course of Italian Language for 1 hr-per day - Monday, Wed, Thursday 13:00-14:00.