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Interactive Italian language learning for teachers

Course description

Course overview and purpose:
This exciting and intensive Italian language course is offered as a one-week full immersion in Italian language and culture.

The course aims to improve fluency and accuracy in Italian through experiential language-learning methods and practice as well as cultural immersion in Italy.

You will build first-person experience in a safe and supportive environment followed by observing, absorbing and activating authentic communication practices directly on the spot, supported by our local professional tutors.

The course ensures the right balance between grammar topics and conversational activities. Our conversation labs and games will make learning easier, faster, stimulating and fun and you will enjoy our roleplay simulations.

Examples of interactive activities:
– cooking class
– local school tours
– visit to local companies
– visit to local markets

Finally, you will take part in cultural activities, guided tours and excursions about Italian culture.

The course is for teachers/educators who have Intermediate (B1/B2) or Proficient (C1/C2) language levels.

Learning outcomes:

  • Improve fluency and accuracy in Italian;
  • Identify experiential learning resources to use in the classroom
  • Become more comfortable with teaching in Italian to non-native Italian speakers;
  • Learn about the Italian culture;
  • Acquire direct experience of learning activities that involve the four basic skills (reading, writing, listening, and speaking)

Admission information

  • Language : English, Italian
  • Language level prerequisites : B1 or above
  • Duration : One week
  • Audience :

    Teachers of Italian or of any other subject and school administrative staff

  • General prerequisites :

    No specific requirements

  • Maximum number of participants : 25
  • Minimum advance reservation : 12 weeks

Available dates

Padova (Italy)

  • 20.03.2022 - 27.03.2022 - To be confirmed
  • 03.07.2022 - 10.07.2022 - To be confirmed
  • 06.11.2022 - 13.11.2022 - To be confirmed

Sessions will be confirmed only when the minimum number of participants is reached.

In case your school wishes to send more than 6 participants together to the same course, we may evaluate the possibility to offer an extra session only for you (and in this case, we would be pleased to evaluate your proposal for fixed dates).

Prices Pre-register here