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Intensive Italian Language Courses in Florence, Italy

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Accademia del Giglio, Florence:
Based in Florence, in the Tuscany region of Italy, Accademia del Giglio is a private school that teaches the Italian language and Italian cultural courses. Our programmes are specifically aimed at helping international students to gain proficiency in the Italian language, understand the many aspects of Italian culture and acquire artistic skills. The school places considerable emphasis on the quality of its teaching. All our teachers have a degree from an approved Italian university, are native Italian speakers who can also speak English and / or French, and have at least 4 years’ teaching experience.

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Photo of Intensive Italian Language Courses in Florence, ItalyItalian Language Courses:

- Intensive Italian language courses in small classes
- Super-intensive Italian language courses
- One-to-one Italian language tuition
- Home tuition Italian language programme
- Online Italian language courses
- Our courses for non-beginners normally start every Monday.

Intensive Italian Language Courses:
Intensive Italian language courses take place all year round, from Monday to Friday, usually from 9am to 1pm (20 hours a week) or from 9am to 11am (10 hours per week). Students take a placement test in order to be placed at an appropriate level. There are seven levels: beginner, elementary, pre intermediate, intermediate, upper intermediate, advanced, proficiency, according to the European Language Portfolio.

After attending the several levels listed below, the student will be able to
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Beginner Italian Language Courses:

1. Understand simple conversations and the general meaning of short written texts, containing everyday idiomatic expressions.
2. Ask simple questions and give brief descriptions of personal events, including hesitation or inversions in the sentence structure in the present and past tense.
3. Write short sentences and fill forms.

Elementary Italian Language Courses:
1. Have simple conversations, allowing for occasional hesitations.
2. Understand the language spoken by a native speaker on issues of general interest.
3. Ask question and report simple events.
4. Understand the general meaning of short written passages containing simplified syntactical structures.
5. Know the main verbs, pronouns, polite forms of address and the future tense.

Pre-Intermediate Italian Language Courses:
1. Have conversations on issues of general interest and phone conversations allowing for occasional mistakes.
2. Read short newspaper articles and understand their general meaning.
3. Express doubts and wishes.
4. Write standard texts, such as letters or summaries which reveal a satisfactory knowledge of pronouns, the conditional and the imperative tenses.
5. Know simple idiomatic expressions.

Intermediate Italian Language Courses:
1. Have fluent conversations on issues of general interest.
2. Understand standard texts fully and the general meaning of literary texts.
3. Write standard texts providing opinions and suggestions, thus showing a satisfactory knowledge of the conjunctive.
4. Know how to use several idiomatic expressions.

Post-Intermediate Italian Language Courses:
1. Have a fluent conversation with a native speaker and follow a conversation among native speakers.
2. Fully understand any text, standard or literary. Understand the general meaning of specialistic texts.
3. Speak using a wide vocabulary and appropriate terminology, in order to express a personal view of facts, wishes and opinions.
4. Write medium to long texts on any subject without mistakes, thus showing a good knowledge of tenses and forms.

Advanced Italian Language Courses:
1. Understand native speakers having a conversation on specific subjects and be able to take part.
2. Understand specialistic texts, allowing for the occasional consultation of a dictionary.
3. Write texts of any length on any subject, thus showing a good mastery of subordinate sentences and different styles.

Proficiency Italian Language Courses:
1. Report and comment on facts fluently and by making use of a wide and specific vocabulary
2. Understand different accents of the Italian language and spot nuances and shades of intonation.
3. Understand specialistic texts, capturing the details and slight differences.
4. Be able to take notes and react promptly or report on written and oral messages.
5. Write long essays thus showing a good awareness of written styles.

Super-Intensive Italian Language Courses:
These courses offer a combined programme of intensive Italian language followed by one-to-one tuition. Mornings are spent in the core class (beginner, elementary, pre-intermediate, intermediate, post-intermediate, advanced, proficiency). In the afternoon students take individual lessons and can choose from a number of special modules appropriate for their level.

Additional Courses:
- Seminar on Italian art history
- Courses in drawing and painting techniques

Our courses in Italian and Art techniques (drawing and painting) are open all year round.

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Address: via Ghibellina, 116, Florence, Italy
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Eurocentres in Florence, Italy, is an accredited Italian language school offering beginner to advanced lessons in Italian to adults, students and children of all ages. Our mission is to set you on the path to successful learning. We create a learning environment which leads you to your personal study objective and offers you a quality learning experience. The school is a partner of the Eurocentres Foundation of Zurich and is recognised by the Italian Ministry of Education.
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- Basic Italian Course (20 lessons/week)
- Intensive Italian (25 lessons/week)
- Survival Italian (10 lessons/week)
- Teacher Refresher Course (25 lessons /week)
- Individual Courses
- Academic Year / Semester Programmes (20 or 25 lessons/week)
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Koiné - Italian Language Centre in Rome
Courses / Programs
Learn Italian in the heart of Rome, Italy with Koiné - Italian Language Centre! We provide Italian language courses for foreigners, including intensive Italian courses, CELI exam preparation, private Italian lessons and corporate Italian training for professionals / companies. We also offer online Italian classes via Skype.

Our teachers are native Italians who hold the DITALS professional qualification awarded by the University for Foreigners of Siena for teachers of Italian as a Foreign Language. They are also members of APIDIS (Italian Teachers for Foreigners Professional Association) with significant teaching experience. Their work is based on passion and love for their own language and culture.

Our Italian lessons are based on dynamic teaching methods and a stimulating language program that incorporates the student’s interests and various aspects of Italian life. We use communicative and humanistic-affective methods of teaching Italian. We also organise tours of Rome and many other social events, so that you are fully immersed in the Italian language and culture.

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- Online Italian courses
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The Tuscany town of Montepulciano, in the province of Siena, is situated 13 km east of Pienza (a World Heritage Site), 70 km south-east of the historic city of Siena (also a World Heritage Site), 124 km south-east of Florence, and 186 km north of Rome.
- Standard Italian course
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- Intensive Italian course
- Private Italian lessons (one-to-one)
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- Italian culture courses
The Language House
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Our classes are very small (max.10 people) and no matter the location are held in the city centre. We feel that small class sizes are essential to facilitate the learning process and ensure that focus is placed on the learning requirements of the individual student, and on helping him/her to overcome any difficulties in a friendly environment. The range of courses offered allows the student to adapt the program to their individual needs.

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Intensive Italian courses at seven levels: beginner, elementary, pre-intermediate, intermediate, upper-intermediate, advanced and proficiency according to European standards.

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Scuola Tricolore, Genoa
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Scuola Tricolore combines quality Italian teaching with pleasure and fun for students of all levels - beginner, intermediate and advanced. Our Italian courses include Intensive Italian, CELI / CILS exam preparation and private Italian lessons among many others. Our tutoring method is based on Edutainment, or Education and Entertainment. It enables you to learn quickly with fun!

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- Standard Italian course
- Intensive Italian course
- Long-term Italian course
- Group & individual preparation for CELI, CILS, CIC and PLIDA exams
- Evening group course
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