Accademia Europea di Firenze
The best way to learn Italian Language, Culture and the Arts in Florence

The Accademia Europea di Firenze is a School of Italian Arts, Language and Culture. Founded in 2005 as an Italian language school for foreigners, over time our school has expanded and transformed to now offer students courses of Italian art and culture, music and dance.
AEF also offers Certificate Programs in Voice & Opera, Drawing & Painting, Dance, and Italian Language & Culture, as well as Study Abroad Programs in collaboration with prestigious American Universities, intensive Summer and Winter Programs and Joint Academic Programs developed with universities from all over the world.
Deeply rooted in Italian history and culture, but compliant with European academic standards, our school is enhanced by our experiential learning approach and the top quality of our faculty, which contribute to the creation of an international community in the city of Renaissance and universal beauty.
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Course Type: Lecture and Dance class
Instruction Language: English and Italian
Examination Method: Exam and Final Performance
Contact Hours: 42 h
Independent Study: 28 h
Recital/ Performances: 10 h
Total Work: 80 h
*106 AEF Academic Hours [ 1AEF Academic Hour = 45 minutes ]
Time: Meets 2 times per week; 1,5h each class
Florence Dance Center, Borgo della Stella 23R, Firenze


The course offers study in applied modern dance instruction at a solid intermediate level. The input is based on the evolution of modern twentieth century dance technique that is acknowledged to stem from the major dance styles by choreographers and master teachers Martha Graham, Merce Cunningham and Josè Limon, among others. The course focuses on enhancing the dance education of the present day dancer and performer.

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