Secondary school programs

We provide Australian secondary school students with an exciting opportunity to study in Italy. We tailor programs to suit your school’s tour itinerary in Italy or Europe.

Students textile machinery

What we offer

  • Short study programs in art, history, Italian language and culture, and music
  • Tuition by local subject specialists
  • Guided tours of Prato and Florence
  • Visits to local schools and the opportunity to participate in classes
  • Unique experiences with the local community
  • Classroom, computer and Internet facilities - visit our Facilities page for more details and to take a virtual tour
  • Assistance in organising low cost accommodation and meals in Prato (There is no on-site student canteen or accommodation)

Study programs

Choose from programs which offer specialist workshops in art, history, Italian language and culture, and music. We recommend a minimum of three days for sound curriculum development and delivery.

Sample program

Italian language and culture

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Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Orientation

Classroom activity

Conversation exchange with local students

Guided walking tour of Prato

Classroom activities and team games

Visit to a local school

Classroom activity and team games

Cooking class at a local restaurant

Classroom activity and team games

Activities at the Textile Museum

Pizza-making lesson

Classroom activity and team games

Treasure hunt in the historic centre of Prato

We’ll be happy to work with you to create a program to suit your group’s timetable. We can also provide advice on suitable itineraries but we recommend you work with a registered travel agency to organise your travel and accommodation outside of Prato.

How to book

Further information is available in our Study Programs in Tuscany brochure.

To make a booking or if you have questions, please contact us.