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Italian

Some courses will run as online courses and some will start at Stoke Lodge. You can see the starting venue/format for each course listed below. We reserve the right to change the format of the course, in term, should safety advice change.


NEW Get by in Italian

Learn some basic ‘survival’ Italian for your next visit to Italy, whether for holiday, visits to friends and family, business or cultural visits

Topics may include: greetings and introductions, finding your way around, booking accommodation, visiting places of interest, shopping, travelling around, eating out, asking and answering questions, having a simple social conversation.  Please note that this course is for total beginners.  

Thursdays 1pm to 3pm  Davide Ariasso                                                                         

6 sessions from 3 March     £84/£52            LIGB          Stoke Lodge

This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary, using ZOOM

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Italian Level 1 B, Term 2

This course is a continuation of the September Level 1 B, Term 1 course.  Learners wishing to join

Term 2 must have studied Italian at post-beginners’ level for app 90 hours.

Mondays 1pm to 3pm     Davide Ariasso

16 sessions from 31 January     £224/£134          LIDB2          Stoke Lodge

This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary, using ZOOM

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Italian Level 1 C&D, Part D

These courses are suitable for students who have completed beginners’ Level 1 A and B courses or have studied Italian to some extent in the past.

Thursdays 6pm to 8pm     Enza Grauso

16 sessions from 3 February       £224/£134          LIED3          ONLINE   

This course will be delivered online using ZOOM  

 

Thursdays 10am to 12noon  Davide Ariasso

16 sessions from 3 February    £224/£134      LIDD4        Stoke Lodge  

This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary, using ZOOM

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Italian Level 2 A&B, Part B    

These courses at lower intermediate level are suitable for students who have completed courses at Level 1, and have a good basic understanding of the language.

Wednesdays 10am to 12noon   Davide Ariasso

16 sessions from 2 February        £224/134         LIDB5        Stoke Lodge  

This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary, using ZOOM

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Italian Level 2 C&D, Part D

These courses at upper intermediate level are suitable for students who are reasonably competent in the language.

Fridays 10am to 12noon      Davide Ariasso

16 sessions from 4 February     £224/£134        LIDD6           ONLINE   

This course will be delivered online using ZOOM

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Italian Level 3 A&B, Part B  

This course at advanced level is suitable for students who have been learning Italian for a number of years and who are fluent and proficient.

Tuesdays 10am to 12noon  Laura Geraci

16 sessions from 1 February     £224/£134    LLGB7      ONLINE

This course will be delivered online using ZOOM

 

Thursdays 1pm to 3pm   Laura Geraci

16 sessions 3 February     £224/£134     LLGB8      Stoke Lodge  

This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary, using ZOOM

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Italian Level 3 C&D, Part D

These courses at advanced level are suitable for students who have been learning Italian for several years and are fairly fluent and proficient.

Mondays 10am to 12noon  Davide Ariasso

16 sessions from 31 January      £224/£134     LIDD9       Stoke Lodge  

This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary, using ZOOM

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Italian Level 3 C&D  – Advanced Conversation 

Il nostro corso offre agli studenti avanzati di lingua Italiana la possibilità di conversare in Italiano su vari argomenti di attualità, cultura, letteratura, interesse generale. Si leggeranno in classe brevi testi e articoli di quotidiani online che offriranno lo spunto per la discussione.

Thursdays 10am to 12noon  Laura Geraci

16 sessions from 3 February  £224/£134    LLD10        Stoke Lodge  

This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary, using ZOOM

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Italian Culture and Literature courses 

Italian Book Club

Leggeremo e discuteremo un libro in italiano che verra’ scelto precedentemente al corso. Per partecipare a questo corso e’ necessario avere un livello di italiano molto buono.

Tuesdays 1pm to 3 pm   Laura Geraci

5 sessions from 18 January      £70/£42           LL131            ONLINE

This course will be delivered online using ZOOM

5 sessions from 1 March          £70/£42             LL14            ONLINE

This course will be delivered online using ZOOM

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NEW   Divina Commedia – Inferno – Canti 3 e 5                                 

An exploration of Dante Alighieri’s Divine Comedy (Cantos 3 and 5 Inferno), with reading, comprehension, analyses, debates, activities, and exercises.  A very good level of Italian is required for this course.

Thursdays 1pm to 3pm          Davide Ariasso                                                                                                                                                            

3 sessions from 3 February      £42/£26        LCL14       Stoke Lodge  

This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary, using ZOOM

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Italian on Saturdays 

NEW Film & comicità (1): Smetto quando voglio (2014)

A modern classic of Italian comedy. We will watch the film, reflect on its humour and context and play language games. For advanced or upper intermediate students of Italian.

Saturday 10pm to 3pm    Davide Ariasso

1 session on 12 March     £40/£24         LCS15             Stoke Lodge  

This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary, using ZOOM

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NEW Film & comicità (2): Tre uomini e una gamba (1997)

A modern classic of Italian comedy directed and acted by comedians Aldo, Giovanni e Giacomo. We will watch the film, reflect on its humour and context and play language games. For advanced or upper intermediate students of Italian.

Saturday 10pm to 3pm    Davide Ariasso

1 session on 2 April       £40/£24             LCS16             Stoke Lodge  

This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary, using ZOOM

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NEW Italian Day: Milano &  Alta Moda  (held in Italian)   

Gli studenti possono aspettarsi un corso fatto di stile ed eleganza. L’obiettivo è esplorare  Milano, una delle più importanti capitali di alta moda nel mondo, e i principali brand italiani, come Giorgio Armani, Dolce&Gabbana, Gucci, Prada…

Saturday 10am to 1pm  Enza Grauso

1 session on 12 March £24/£16          LSE5         ONLINE    

This course will be delivered online using ZOOM  

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NEW Italian Day: Pasqua in Italia (Easter in Italy)   

Gli studenti possono aspettarsi un piacevole workshop il cui scopo è quello di scoprire come l’Italia festeggia la Pasqua, le sue principali tradizioni e curiosità.                                               

Saturday 10am to 1pm  Enza Grauso

1 session on 9 April    £24/£16             LSE6         ONLINE   

This course will be delivered online using ZOOM  

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