Italian Language Course

SICILIA Scuola di lingua Italiana per stranieri

Program Description

Italian Language Course

SICILIA Scuola di lingua Italiana per stranieri

Courses at Italian language school "Sicilia"

The Italian language school "Sicilia" offers Italian courses for foreigners of all linguistic levels, form very beginners to advanced learners wanting to specialise their schills. Our levels make reference to those of the Common European Framework: A1-A2; B1-B2; C1-Advanced. The Italian courses are suitable for all foreigners who want to learn the Italian language in Palermo, Sicily, and deepen their knowledge in a different and unique way by staying on a Mediterranean island. An unforgettable experience to improve your knowledge of Italian, expand vocabulary and understand the grammatical forms and structure which are presented and analysed in the order of their complexity and frequency of use.

Attention is focused mainly on the spoken language in Italian in order to deal with a wide variety of communicative situations daily.

Program and method of our Italian courses: the communicative method is used to improve in the Four Language Skills: Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing.

The first day of the course begins with an entrance test which will determine your language level and the division of the various students into small groups of 2 to 10 participants.

All courses are held from Monday to Friday, generally in the morning, for individual courses there may be additional classes in the afternoon.

Group courses

For those who would like to learn Italian in the company of other international students. You can immediately initiate speaking without solely concentrate on the grammar. These courses are available for all levels, from beginners to advanced learners.

Semi-intensive Course: 20 lessons a week (1 lsn = 45min). Groups of 3-10 participants.

Intensive Courses: 30 lessons a week (1 lsn = 45min). Groups of 3-10 participants.

Special courses

For those searching for full immersion into Italian life, we offer special courses ranging from Italian cuisine, religion, and business-tourism.

Individual Course Alis

The Italian language you need to work or study. Or you are already at a specialist level and prefer a personalised course based on your needs. Individual courses are recommanded from Level A2 onwards.

Certification of Italian language for foreigners

Issued after a course of intensive learning of 60 hours of individual lessons with a final written and oral examination.

Price and Enrollment

  • Enrollment tax of euro 50,00 for every type of Italian course

Prices for Italian language courses in a group: from 2 to 10 people semi-intensive/intensive:

  • one week semi-intensive 20 hours: 245,00 euro
  • one week intensive 30 hours: 375,00 euro

Course prices of Italian for foreigners individual/Intensive ALIS: 80 hours of lesson 1150,00 euro;

Individual course at least 10 hours: 22,00 euro per hour;

Combined course (10 hours individual lessons + 10 hours group lessons): 270,00 euro.

The price of the Italian courses includes:

  • Written entrance test;
  • Didattic material for the duration of the lessons;
  • Room finding assistance service;
  • 1 free extra-curricular activity during the weekend;
  • Certification of Course participation.
This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Italian

Last updated October 23, 2017
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This course is Campus based
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Oct. 2018
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Italy - Palermo
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Italy - Palermo
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