These courses give a wonderful opportunity to improve your knowledge of the Italian language in the comfort of a welcoming Italian home. Choosing a home tuition course is probably the best way to improve your Italian quickly, effectively and enjoyably. Not only will you make noticeable progress in your language skills, but you’ll actively experience day to day Italian family life. The courses are designed specifically for you according to your needs, age, level of Italian and personal interests. You will find yourself totally immersed in a typical Italian-speaking environment.
The city of Viterbo - The beautiful Etruscan city of Viterbo lies in a convenient position not far from Rome, many important Etruscan centers and the sea. Viterbo is on the ancient Via Cassia, built in Roman times, in the heart of the Etruscan region called Tuscia, which despite its fame and beauty remains largely unspoilt and untouched by mass tourism. Reminders of medieval times can be seen all over the city, especially in the ancient walls that surround the historical city center.
Many interesting villas and gardens, dating back to the 16th and 17th centuries, can be seen around Viterbo. The region’s nature is also very varied, from hills to seaside; countryside to small lakes.
The most important thing in any school if you wish to learn Italian is your Italian teacher. Our teacher team is especially motivated, highly qualified with a University degree and will take care on you. In class you should learn as rapid and as easy as possible, but you also should enjoy your classes. That is why our teachers are experienced but still have a lot of energy and motivation to make learning fun.
All our teachers are native speakers who, in most cases, have a working knowledge of other languages. The staff at our Language School does everything in their power to care for the students and ensure that everyone has highly enjoyable and unforgettable Italian experience.
Starting dates: every week
Duration: min 1 week max 8 weeks
Lesson per week: min 15 max 25 hours
Every month the Committee organizes social and cultural activities, such as Italian film-shows, lectures and talks on various aspects of Sienese and Italian culture (for example, the history of Siena and the Palio, Italian Opera, music, politics, fashion etc.), excursions to places of relevant cultural interest and guided tours of Siena.
The following is a typical example of our social program (normally for four weeks – this is a short version!). Monthly calendar of wide range of extra-curricular activities, including excursions through Siena and Tuscany, wine and cheese tasting, films, lectures, concerts, bike riding, parties, dinners, etc.
Very comfortable “relaxing” room for the students to socialize, sleep, or play games or the piano and guitars provided. Two courtyards and three terraces for relaxing, chatting and sunbathing! 27 newly-renovated and well-lit classrooms of varying size for individual, mini-group and large classes. Self-study center and library complete with video and cassette player and a wide selection of video and audio cassettes, supplementary coursework, books, etc. Computers Internet Point for students. Free for the owner of our card.
- General Italian:
* Standard (15hrs/week): € 1150 for 1 person & € 890 for 2 persons
* Intensive (20hrs/week): € 1335 for 1 person & € 1080 for 2 persons
* Super Intensive (25hrs/week): € 1440 for 1 person & € 1090 for 2 persons
- Italian for business, commerce & tourism:
* Intensive (20hrs/week): € 1390 for 1 person & € 1090 for 2 persons
* Super Intensive (25hrs/week): € 1490 for 1 person & € 1150 for 2 persons
- Speak culinary:
* Intensive (20hrs/week): € 1545 for 1 person & € 1290 for 2 persons.
- Registration fee = 70,00 Euro will be added to the total fees. It covers full placement testing and accommodation arranged by the school.
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The School has been officially authorized by the Italian Ministry of Education. Since 1990, we represent the Siena Committee of the non-profit making our cultural organization. Founded in Rome in 1889, the aim is to promote and sustain the knowledge of Italian language and culture throughout the world.
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