Course Summary

This course is designed for people who want to broaden their understanding and communication skills in Italian or those who would like to continue learning Italian for enjoyment and cultural insight. The content is presented in an accessible. friendly and inclusive manner and opportunities are provided throughout class for students to communicate in Italian.

Course Sessions

Monday, 15th January - 9 classes


Session ID DLW15301C
15 Jan - 19 Mar 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$349 / $332 (conc)
Teacher
Adriana Congiu

No class on Mar.12, 2018

Students will learn to understand and converse in Italian on general topics such as:

  • Travel information
  • Means of transport
  • Telling the time
  • Travelling by train
  • Travelling by plane
  • Cities and monuments
  • Family relationships
  • The family
  • A typical day
  • Routines

By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  • Talk about means of transport.
  • Ask for and give travel information.
  • Ask for and tell the time.
  • Ask and say what time something happens.
  • Talk about distance.
  • Describe a city.
  • Express enthusiasm.
  • Write a short biography
  • Talk about past events
  • Converse using the past tense.
  • Talk about your family
  • Ask and say who something belongs to
  • Describe a day’s events
  • Talk about routines

Italian: Elementary 2 or the equivalent of about 35 hours of previous study.

IF YOU HAVE NOT COMPLETED THE PREVIOUS LEVEL AT CAE, YOU NEED TO CONTACT CAE FOR A SKILL ASSESSMENT PRIOR TO ENROLLING.

N.B. CAE withdrawal policy does not allow for refund or transfer once the course has started in the event that the level of the class is not suitable.

Pen and Paper

Textbook: Arrivederci 1 for English Speakers. (Beginners). A multimedia Italian course. Student’s book and Workbook. Publisher: Edilingua, 2013
ISBN-13: 9789606931215

Available from: LANGUAGE INTERNATIONAL, 13-15 Station Street, Kew East, Vic 3012. Phone: 9857 0030

BOOKERY, 9-11 Victoria Street, Fitzroy 3065. Tel: 8417 9500

Order online: Foreign Language Bookshop  

***Cancellations or postponements are notified 48 hours before class commencement. Please consider this before purchasing class materials***

Suitable for beginners with some basic knowledge of Italian grammar (e.g. use verbs in the present tense).

Last updated: November 17, 2017 12:10am