Who should apply


Hamilton Dante Centre, in collaboration with local school boards, facilitates the achievement of High School (Secondary) credit courses in Italy.

These courses are available for:

  • Students entitled to enroll in a high school credit program and who are interested in obtaining an credit while studying and traveling in Italy.
  • Students whose credit load may not permit enrolling in certain subject areas.
  • Students who wish to be enriched by studying during the summer in beautiful, historic and friendly environments.
  • Students trying to reach ahead.
  • Students who wish to earn up to 2 credits during the summer program in Italy.

Credit Courses* offered:

  • Italian (LWI BD1 Beginners, LWI CU1 Intermediate and LWI DU1 Advanced)
  • Classical Civilization (LVV 4U1)
  • English (3C1 / 3U1 / 4C1 / 4U1)
  • Photography (TGP 3M1 / TGP 4M1)

* course offerings dependent upon enrolment.

Please Note: The courses offered have credit value in all Ontario schools, Catholic and Public, and will be taught by Ontario qualified teachers. The credits will be offered by participating Ontario School Boards. 24-hour supervision will be provided by personnel accompanying the group. Students will enjoy classroom time and free time within reasonable supervision parameters. Those students living outside of Ontario can enrol but need special permissions and procedures. Please contact us for more details.