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Sicily, Italy


There will be a combination of in class lectures, laboratory experiences and field trips with on site demonstrations. There will be a series of guest lectures from experts on a specific methodology of conservation of cultural heritage.

Students enroll in Biology 3380. Contemporary Biology: Biotechnology Applied to Historical Conservation course for 3 credits. Students will explore biotechnology applied to the conservation of cultural assets in Sicily.

  • Course load: one, 3-credit course
  • Temple students who successfully complete (with a C- or better) credit-bearing coursework worth at least three semester hours in an approved summer or semester study abroad program with a minimum stay abroad of 28-days will satisfy the World Society (GG) requirement.

If you have any questions about the academic program or to request of copy of the syllabus, please contact our Program Manager.

Global Temple Conference

Course Title Course Number Semester(s) Scheduled Description Notes
Contemporary Biology: Biotechnology Applied to Historical Conservation 3380 Summer 2019 Advanced discussion of selected topics. This course is repeatable for credit. What is the value of taking this course in Sicily? This course will... read more »