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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Semester / Year Abroad Click here for a definition of this term Program Structure: Center based for U.S. Students
Click here for a definition of this term What Financial Aid Applies?: All Current Aid, GI Bill Language of Instruction: English, Italian
Click here for a definition of this term Language Study Requirement: Yes Housing: Apartment, Homestay
Click here for a definition of this term Prereq. Language Study: None Meal Plan: Plan Available
Click here for a definition of this term Recommended for Chapman Majors: Art, English, Film Studies/ Film Production/ Creative Producing/ Screenwriting/ Screen Acting, History, Sociology, Strategic & Corporate Communication Click here for a definition of this term Recommended for Chapman Minors: Creative and Cultural Industries, Women's Studies
Program Description:

Academic Information

Chapman University maintains a record of the courses that previous study abroad students have taken, and the equivalent Chapman credit that was granted for each course. To view the course equivalencies for this program, click “Sample Pre-Approved Courses” at the top of each program brochure page. Please note that Sample Pre-Approved Courses are courses that have been previously requested by a Chapman student for credit. It is not a comprehensive list of all courses available at the institution.

You may view the entire course catalog for this program by following these instructions:

  1. Go to the AIFS Florence website
  2. Choose the correct semester and year under the “Richmond in Florence” heading. More than one semester is provided per option, so choose the option that includes the semester you are planning to be abroad (e.g. If you plan to study abroad Spring 2019, choose “Fall 2018 and Spring 2019”)
  3. Click on “Courses” tab under the “Program Info” heading


Students are encouraged to request additional or revised equivalencies during the pre-departure process, which will be evaluated by the appropriate academic units on campus.

Credit and Grading Transfer

Credits from Richmond in Florence will transfer as follows:
 
Credits at Richmond in Florence Credit at Chapman
3 units 3 credits

Courses are graded according to the US grading scale. Students must enroll in the equivalent of 12-18 Chapman credits.

Grades will transfer according to the following scale:
 
Grade at Richmond in Florence Grade at Chapman University
A A
B B
C C
D D
F F

Credits are articulated based on U.S. credit equivalencies and credit hours earned.


All courses must be taken for a letter grade. Classes taken as ‘Pass/Fail’ will not be accepted, with the exception of internships. Internships must be approved by the Center for Global Education.




This program is currently not accepting applications.