Italian courses in groups, Florence – Study the Italian language in Florence, the region where the purest Italian is spoken.

ITALIAN GROUP COURSES - ITALIANO INSIEME

  1. Do you have one or more months to spend in Florence?

  2. Do you have a limited budget for your Italian studies?

  3. Aren’t you interested in attending personalized course programs?

and still,

YOU WOULD LIKE TO STUDY AT OUR SCHOOL

In collaboration with a school that specializes in group courses, we organize a course to respond to the above issues while maintaining, at the same time, our high standards and quality.

THE COURSE " ITALIANO INSIEME"

The course is open to all students, with no restrictions regarding age or nationality. With 6 different course levels, we can accommodate a broad range of student needs; from introducing beginners to the language, to developing the knowledge and skills of those who have studied Italian previously.

ADVANTAGES OF FLORENCE

Florence is THE perfect city for studying Italian. Among the varied and important reasons are: the purity of the Italian language spoken here, Florence's extraordinary cultural past, the great number of museums and monuments, Florence's central location which allows easy travel (one or two hours) to cities like Siena, Pisa, Venice and Rome.

THE TEACHING METHOD

This teaching method works effectively due to our teachers who have been selected for their specialization in teaching Italian to foreigners and for their natural qualities of communication. The relationship they establish each day with their classes leads our students to achieve good results an enjoyable and efficient way.

THE PROFICIENCY LEVELS

The "Italiano Insieme" course is offered at six different levels: Beginner, Elementary, Intermediate 1, Intermediate 2, Advanced 1, Advanced 2. Classes are held every morning from Monday through Friday. The minimum duration for this progam is two weeks.


CLASS COMPOSITION

Classes are composed by students of different cultures, nationalities and mother tongues so as to stimulate interesting conversations and to enrich the relationships between all participants. Maximum number allowed in class is 12 students, but the average is usually around 7.


LEVELS

All participants are placed in class according to their level determined by a placement test administered during the first day of the courses. courses at each of the 6 levels are offered throughout the year, beginning every 2 weeks.

COURSE CONTENTS AND GOALS

Beginners
Basic grammar and vocabulary to enable students to face many daily situations, to ask and give information. Present, past and future of the most used verbs; articles, nouns, adjectives, familiar and polite forms, possessive pronouns. Special attention is given to pronunciation.

Elementary
Development of basic grammar and vocabulary to enable students to handle more complex situations, expressing wishes and improving general ability to speak through use of the conditional tense and how to make comparisons. Refining of pronunciation.

Intermediate 1
Coverage of all basic grammar to enable students to deal with all common situations. By learning the subjunctive mood, students will learn how to correctly express opinions, hopes, thoughts and points of view. Introduction to the historical past tense through reading of newspaper articles and short stories.

Intermediate 2
Start dreaming and thinking in Italian. The flow of expression allows students to become personally involved in the Italian way of life by fully understanding customs, habits and attitudes of the Italians. Learning of idiomatic expressions.

Advanced 1

Learning basic syntax, direct/indirect speech. Conversation on current events in Italy such as culture, news, politics, communication furthers the comprehension of films, TV programs as well as newspaper and magazines articles.

Advanced 2
Analysis of the language and its various structures. Different forms of expressions (popular, current, cultured, formal, etc.). Exploration of nuances of Italian allowing a deeper understanding and a more sophisticated expression.

PRICES IN EURO

STANDARD GROUP COURSE
4 hours per day
COMBINED COURSE 1
4 hours group course
+ 1 hour one-to-one
course per day
COMBINED COURSE 2
4 hours group course
+ 2 hours one-to-one
course per day
2 weeks
380
765
1150
3 weeks
490
1065
1645
4 weeks
590
1320
1975
6 weeks
890
1980
2970
8 weeks
1140
2525
3910
12 weeks
1590
3700
5780

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2017

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