This course is designed for motivated students who need to improve their Italian language skills either for general use or for their study or work. In the morning in the Standard course you will develop your general Italian language skills. In the afternoon you will have the opportunity to spend more time to focus on specific aspects of Italian language and culture.
According to the Common European Framework we offer A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 levels corresponding to 13 levels of Linguaviva Learning Scale ranging from complete beginner to advanced. Check our chart to identify your starting level and to assess how long you may need to study in order to reach your required level. Each level can be completed in 4 weeks. At the end of each level, after successful completion of a test you can progress to the next level.
Depending on the level, in the afternoon classes will focus is on spoken communication through discussions, role plays, conversations. You will also be given an insight into Italian culture and lifestyle through lectures and practical language activities. Teachers will use a range of teaching techniques including whole class teaching and group and pair work. During the course you will use a textbook which you can purchase at school and your teacher will provide extra learning material for the afternoon classes.
When you have successfully completed your course you can ask for a Linguaviva certificate showing the length of the course and the language level achieved.
|Lessons||30 lessons per week, 6 lessons per day Monday through Friday.
Each lesson lasts 45 minutes
|Duration||Min. 2 weeks|
|Groups||Max 14 students|
|Schedule||4 lessons in the morning and 2 lessons in the afternoon|
|Levels||From complete beginner to advanced A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 (according to CEF level scale)|
|Starting dates 2018
||8th Jan, 5th Feb, 5th March, 3rd Apr, 30th April, 28th May, 2nd Jul, 30th Jul, 27th Aug, 24th Sep, 22nd Oct, 19th Nov
If you have previous knowledge of Italian you may start any Monday
Italian Public Holidays 2018
Lessons will not take place on the following days: 2nd April, 25th April, 1st May, 15th August, 1st November.
Language course are suspended from 24th Dec 2018 to 6th Jan 2019.
|TUITION FEES 2018|
|2 weeks||60 lessons||€ 600|
|3 weeks||90 lessons||€ 900|
|4 weeks||120 lessons||€ 1.200
|additional week||€ 300|
Included in the tuition fees
- Accommodation placement service
- Full orientation upon arrival
- Placement test
- Academic counselling for Italian Universities,
- Career Schools and Vocational Programmes
- Linguaviva’s examination fee
Not included in the tuition fees
- Airport transfers
- Bank charges
- Social activities