A Glimpse of Italy. Traveling Through History, Art and Culture Spring 2021

LdM’s new distance learning program is an exciting academic opportunity for students to connect with peers from all around the world while gaining invaluable insight into a variety of subjects for which Italy is world-renowned, from art history to fashion marketing, wine business, and gastronomy.

A Glimpse of Italy hosts a variety of interactive, online courses which span Italian history and legacy within the realm of fine arts, design, language, and literature. Dealing with the challenges of present time, students may also explore the environmental, philosophical, psychological aspects of our reality today through courses such as Sustainable Food and the New Global Challenge and Fashion Consumer Behavior: Corporate Social Responsibility in a Time of Pandemic.

Courses as The Pursuit of Happiness: Cultivating Well-being in Challenging Times, Psychology of Art and Human Creativity: Self-growth and Resiliency through Inspiring Practices, and Yoga: Breathing, Meditation, Spirituality focus on the eternal issues of human creativity and happiness, offering new insights into well-being, meditation, and artistic practises as means to improve resilience.

All courses are taught in English by LdM’s international faculty and professors with professional and teaching experience in their fields of study.

A Glimpse of Italy’s courses offer a mix of real-time lessons consisting of live and student lounge sessions and video content (depending on the course: lectures/ virtual tours/ discussions with guest speakers).

Academic dates

  • On-line orientation: February 11th
  • Courses will run once a week, from February 15th to May 13th
  • Each course includes 13 weekly 2-hr sessions, running MON-THU, including the final exam.
  • Students may choose to enroll in 1-5 courses (3-15 credits).
  • Academic Calendar


To get an overview of Spring 2021 courses, please consult the  schedule.

Tuition Fees and Cancellation Policy

Application Deadline: January 29th

For more information, to learn more about the program, and to start your application process, please write to [email protected]