Is this course right for me?

This is a course aimed at students wishing to acquire and develop conversational skills in Italian for pleasure.

An example of the content covered could include any of the following, at a level suitable for the class:

  • Greetings
  • Introducing yourself and your family
  • Giving and requesting information
  • Giving and following instructions
  • Travel arrangements
  • Booking hotel rooms
  • Family life
  • Eating out
  • Shopping
  • Leisure and sporting activities
  • Dealing with emergencies
  • Motoring
  • Work situations

Entry requirements:

An interest in Italy and its customs/traditions

All places are subject to satisfactory interview.

Delivery:

Lessons will be classroom-based using a wide range of teaching methods. There will be exercises in pronunciation, discussions using real life scenarios, video clips, translation and verbal practice.

Assessment:

You will provide a portfolio of your work which will be assessed by the tutor. This may include completed worksheets, written work and audio recordings of language practice.

Progression:

  • Higher level Italian Courses
  • Other Language Courses