Earn a full-year PSY credit in Siena, Italy this summer!
Love the Italian language and culture? What better way is there to learn it than by living and studying in Siena for 4.5 weeks!
The Italy Summer Abroad Program
The program will be organized and hosted by the Universitá degli Studi di Siena (https://en.unisi.it/), the second oldest university in Italy, dating back to 1240. Students will be housed in the University residences, which are centrally located and within walking distance to both classrooms and city attractions.
The course PSY306Y0 Disability: Culture and Inclusion (https://summerabroad.utoronto
Students will learn about institutionalization by visiting the Istituto degliInnocenti (Florence) and San Servolo Insane Asylum Museum (Venice). Students will also learn about the development of knowledge about the causes of disabilities by visiting the Museum of Pathological Anatomy (Florence) and the Museum of the History of Medicine (Padua). There will also be site visits in Siena. These will include an Accessibility walking tour of the city and lunch at Orto de’ Pecci – a restaurant that is part of a larger initiative to find new job opportunities for people with disabilities and promote respectful diversity within the Siena community.
Applications open until further notice! Visit the Summer Abroad website (https://summerabroad.utoronto