SPECIAL COURSES To learn Italian, to learn in Italian!

Here is the list of the main Italian language and culture courses we offer.
Many other types of courses on any subject connected with Italy can be organized upon request.

Language and culture are inseparable, and experience has taught us that combining language lessons with general culture lessons is the best way to learn Italian.

All the courses, which are held in Italian, consist of theoretical elements and practical work with exercises, role-playing and the use of audiovisual equipment.

 

ITALIAN COOKERY

Our basic course consists of two weeks of Italian Language Intensive Course (G/20), combined with 2 cookery lessons of 3 hours each… Further information.

ITALIAN WINE

Our basic course consists of two weeks of Italian Language Intensive Course (G/20), combined with 2 wine lessons with wine tasting. Further information.

PRACTICAL MOSAIC

Our basic course consists of two weeks of Italian Language Intensive Course (G/20), combined with 6 or 12 theory and practice lessons on mosaic art. Further information.

BYZANTINE ART

The lessons can be organized in different ways (group courses, individual courses, combined Italian language and Byzantin art courses). The lessons can be combined with guided tours of Ravenna’s monuments or of others cities in Italy.

The course is carried out in Italian and to attend it you need to have at least a level B1 in Italian.

CHRISTIAN ICONOGRAPHY

The lessons can be organized in different ways (group courses, individual courses, combined Italian language and Christian iconography courses). The lessons can be combined with guided tours of Ravenna’s monuments or of others cities in Italy.

The course is carried out in Italian and to attend it you need to have at least a level B1 in Italian.

ITALIAN ART HISTORY

The lessons can be organized in different ways (group courses, individual courses, combined Italian language and Italian Art History courses). The lessons can be combined with guided tours of Ravenna’s monuments or of others cities in Italy.

The course is carried out in Italian and to attend it you need to have at least a level B1 in Italian.

LEGAL ITALIAN LANGUAGE

The course is conceived for those people who study or work in the field and want to improve the legal language in italian.

The course is based on the analysis of the linguistic structures of Italian legal language, with exercises focused on reading and writing Italian legal texts.

The lessons can be organized in different ways (group courses, individual courses, combined Italian language and Legal Italian courses).

The course is carried out in Italian and to attend it you need to have at least a level B2 in Italian.

ITALIAN LITERATURE

This course is conceived for all people who love literature in general and want to know more about the  Italian literature or either want to focus on a specific period or aim to improve their knowledge for a purpose, such as School/University exams

The lessons can be organized in different ways (group courses, individual courses, combined Italian language and Italian Italian Literature courses).

The course is carried out in Italian and to attend it you need to have at least a level B1 in Italian.

ITALIAN HISTORY

This course is conceived for all people passionate about history and want to approach or deepen the  history of Italy; can also be focused either on specific periods and or for specific needs.

The lessons can be organized in different ways (group courses, individual courses, combined Italian language and Italian History courses).

The course is carried out in Italian and to attend it you need to have at least a level B1 in Italian.

ITALIAN CINEMA HISTORY

Introduction to the history of Italian Cinema.

The lessons can be organized in different ways (group courses, individual courses, combined Italian language and Italian Cinema courses).

The course is carried out in Italian and to attend it you need to have at least a level B2 in Italian.

ITALIAN FOR BUSINESS

This course is aimed for those who need to learn and improve the Italian language for business.
The lessons can be organized in different ways (group courses, individual courses, combined Italian language and Italian for Business courses).

PREPARATION COURSES FOR ITALIAN CERTIFICATION EXAMS

The students can prepare and take several certifications exams in our school because we are an official examination centre for:

CELI exams (University for Foreigners of Perugia);
CILS exams (University for Foreigners of Siena);
DELI-DILI-DALI exams (AIL – Accademia Italiana di Lingua).

We can organize also preparation courses for PLIDA exams.
The lessons can be organized in different ways (group courses, individual courses, combined Italian language and Italian Italian for Business).
The lessons can be organized in different ways (group courses, individual courses, combined Italian language and Exams Preparation courses).
No minimun level of proficiency in Italian required.

COURSES IN ITALIAN LANGUAGE TEACHING

Introduction courses in Italian language teaching, refresher courses on particular topics, preparation courses for DITALS certification (our school is an official centre for DITALS certification, the most important certificate of competence in teaching Italian as a foreigner language by the University for Foreigners of Siena).
The lessons can be organized in different ways (group courses, individual courses, combined Italian language and Italian Langage Teaching courses).
The course is carried out in Italian and to attend it you need to have at least a level B2 in Italian.