Study the Italian language at beginner or post-VCE level. Explore Italian literature, history, culture, society and translation. You can do some of your study at a university in Italy through our exchange program.
Translator, interpreter, languages teacher, tourism, media, social and community work, foreign affairs, trade, customs, immigration, aid agencies, research assistant.
We also offer single subject study. Visit our short courses page to find out more.
Start dates: Semester 1 and 2 (March and July) 2018 2018
Duration: You can study a Diploma in Languages as a stand-alone award (three years part-time) or combine it with a degree at either undergraduate or postgraduate level at any Australian university. Combining the Diploma in Languages with your current degree will usually require you to complete an additional year of study.
In this travel and study subject, students assess the cultural, social, architectural and political history of the Ottoman Empire to the era of the First World War and the inauguration of the Turkish Republic. On location at historic sites in Turkey in Bursa, Edirne and Istanbul, the three Ottoman capitals, and on the Gallipoli peninsula and at Sakarya, students examine key periods of Ottoman history. This second- and third-year Mediterranean Studies summer-semester subject is offered by La Trobe University and run in conjunction with Australians Studying Abroad. See the Ottoman Empire course brochure [PDF 612KB] for an itinerary and application forms. For fees, scholarships and studying overseas guides, see the study abroad website.
Studying overseas as a La Trobe student
There are many other opportunities for La Trobe students to study overseas. Students can spend a semester or a year studying in Italy at one of our partner institutions.
Studying at La Trobe as an international student
Students from overseas can come to La Trobe and do a short term Study Abroad program. Some short courses are also available to international students. Visit International Students for more information.