5. SCHOOLS AND COURSES: WHERE TO LEARN THE SECRETS OF MADE IN ITALY
There are some areas where the made in Italy is a particularly relevant expertise. In these fields, there are schools and courses that we highly recommend. But first let's start with an MBA, which aims to teach the right mindset underneath made in Italy and is addressed to an international audience.
MBA - THE BUSINESS OF INTUITION MADE IN ITALY
The Made in Italy has its origin in the culture, in the genius, in the product and in people's identity.
Italians have always had the need to do better and have always been able to create a quality brand from cars to fashion, crystal,
ceramics, architecture and design, music and cuisine. This MBA dedicated to Made in Italy suggests a mindset to settle the basis to
develop products of excellence and a training course where lifestyle and business intuition blend with the constant updating,
the qualitative evolution, the aging of successful marketing techniques, an efficient management of human resources and loyalty to
the concept of core business. In order to crete authentic "made in Italy" products.
Video: MBA - Business Intuition Made in Italy – Course's Introduction
The European Institute of Design is an international design school that attracts students from all over the world,
offering degree programs, master's and advanced training. The school was founded in 1966 thanks to the intuition of
its president Francesco Morelli and across the years it has become a symbol of excellence among schools of Made in Italy.
It has built an international network operating in the fields of education and research in the disciplines of Design,
Fashion, Visual Communication and Management.
The school operates in twelve cities around the world (Milan, Turin, Venice, Cagliari, Florence, Rome, Barcelona, Madrid, São
Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Beijing and Shanghai), and its appeal reaches students from over 92 different countries: each year more
than 1800 foreign students, mostly from Europe, Central and South America and East Asia join the courses.
The IED schools offer more than 500 courses (Undergradute programs, four-year bachelor, master of one year or summer classes and
advanced training courses) in English, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese.
Video: World Fashion Tour - Anna Dello Russo (3 minutes)
ACCADEMIA TEATRO ALLA SCALA
Born in 1813 the same year of the foundation of Scala Ballet School, the Academy is now recognized as one of the most
prestigious international dance training.
In the Fifties it grows and renews the continuity of the tradition of Italian opera with the birth of the school of
"Cadetti della Scala", commissioned by Arturo Toscanini. In the Seventies, Tito Varisco, then director of stage,
gave life to the course of builders and designers with the goal to pass on from generation to generation, the
creative and manual excellence of Scala artists. It has recently introduced new courses and training programs and
in 2001 the Academy of La Scala has seen the creation of four departments: Music, Dance, Stage and Workshops, Management.
These are dedicated to training, specialization and workshops that assure curricula and job profiles related to
development on a wide range of theatrical and musical.
Video: Academy at La Scala (1 minute)
NATIONAL SCHOOL OF CINEMA
It was founded in 1930 by director Alessandro Blasetti and has its headquarters in Rome and some affiliates in Piedmont, Lombardy and Sicily.
We mention a list of names of those who have been trained in this school and become active players on Italian film scene: from Michelangelo Antonioni,
Rossellini, Roberto Faenza till Marco Bellocchio and, on the teachers' side, the list includes names like Gianni Gardin, Domenico Procacci, Luigi De Laurentiis.
The mission: constantly development of art and film technique at the highest levels. Research, testing, production and teaching are the basis of the most relevant italian
school of cinema. It'a cultural case for all the professions linked to cinema: producers, directors, photographers, set designers, actors, editors, musicians, sound engineers, experts in digital cinematography.
Teachers, students and scholars from all over the world.
Video: Ricostruzione 3D Scuola Nazionale di Cinema (5 minutes)
ALMA - THE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF COOKING
It is the most brilliant cooking school of made in Italy scenario.
ALMA trains professionals according to the values of tradition, practice activities, food culture, knowledge
of raw materials. Cooks, pastry chefs and sommeliers from abroad come here to upgrade as true professionals
thanks to high quality programs carried out in collaboration with the most capable and influential teachers.
This school is able to turn passion into profession, to form personality of excellence in one of the most famous
field of Made of Italy.
Video: Introducing the International Culinary School (2 minutes)