Italian course for holidays
Are you planning a holiday in Italy and would you like to mingle with the locals? The Italian course for holidays focuses on specific vocabulary and conversations that are useful when you are on holiday. You will learn how to order in a bar or restaurant, how to ask for directions and for information about hotels, museums and camping, how to book a day-trip as well as how to take a taxi and public transport. Additionally, you will learn about Italian culture (e.g. art, monuments, geography and tourist attractions), which will be determined by you own interests and holiday destination.
Italian course for beginners
Are you entirely new to the Italian language? Then start with our Italian course for beginners! For this course you need no knowledge of the Italian language at all: we will guide you through the basics. We will start with the language’s sounds, then learn how to talk about ourselves and have everyday conversations about topics including work, emotions, health, food and culture.
The Italian course for beginners consists of two parts. By the end you will have reached level A2.
Italian course at intermediate level
Have you completed the beginner’s course and you would like to learn more? Or do you have a basic knowledge (at least level A2) of the Italian language? Then start with our Italian course at intermediate level! This course focuses on more challenging conversations and expands your knowledge of grammar and vocabulary in order to achieve a level of fluency that allows you to interact easily with native speakers.
The Italian course at intermediate level consists of two parts. By the end you will have reached level B1.
Italian course at advanced level
This Italian course at advanced level deals with the various kinds of sectoral language in more detail (e.g. legal, medical economic, philosophical and political). Following this course enables you to develop the skills that make it easy for you to keep a conversation going, even in complex situations. We focus on speaking fluently and spontaneously. After this course you will be able to understand longer texts and be able to express your opinion and engage in reasoning.
The Italian course at advanced level consists of three parts. By the end you will have reached level B2.
Are you in doubt about which course suits you best? Don’t hesitate to get in touch with us for personal advice.
Why take an Italian course at Kookoovaja?
The Italian courses are taught by Valentina. She has many years of experience of teaching and tutoring Italian and English, has specialised in Dutch and Italian language and culture, and Intercultural and Linguistic Mediation. Students describe her as passionate, patient and competent, and her lessons as a lot of fun.
Kookoovaja works exclusively in small classes: we teach groups of a maximum of 8 students. Classes last 2 hours. That’s why there is always enough time for the teacher to help you individually, but also for you to learn from each other and share experiences.