This course provides an introduction to Italian for absolute beginners and those with very little knowledge of the language It gives a good grounding in basic grammar and speaking, vocabulary and pronunciation and is particularly useful if you are travelling to a Italy.
Italian 1 is suitable for beginners who wish to gain an introduction to Italian. While it is particularly useful if you are travelling to Italy to live and/or work it is also relevant for anyone wishing to acquire language skills for other personal or business reasons, or for personal study.
By the end of this course students will have learned linguistic competence to handle (politely and competently) situations such as:
Being a customer in cafes and restaurants;
Travelling by bus and train;
Making enquiries Visiting places as a tourist;
Staying at hotels;
The course focuses mainly on the present tense, enabling you to say what activities you are (or are going to be) involved in.
Early bird discount available until 2 weeks prior to the course start date.