Italian - Beginners (Levels 2 and 3)

Italian - Beginners (Levels 2 and 3)

$260 Limited inc GST
Italian - Beginners (Levels 2 and 3)

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Online learning option now available – join our online classes with livestream video classes over Zoom.

You will need to sign up for a Zoom account prior to your first class. A link to join the class via Zoom will be sent 24-48 hours before the first class and will include a link to a Zoom “How To” document.

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Italian – Beginners – Sydney Course

Online learning option now available
Join our online classes with livestream video classes over Zoom.

The Italian – Beginners course is suitable for students who have already completed the Introduction to Italian course or have some basic vocabulary and familiarisation with the language from past study, family or travel.

In this course, you will develop your speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills. You will expand your vocabulary to include colours, food, numbers and more.
By the end of this course, you will be able to have a basic conversation and introduce family and friends, describe people, tell the time, look at food menus and purchase fruit and vegetables.

Online learning for this course is at scheduled class times and sessions. It could include:

  • Livestream video classes online;
  • Interaction with your tutor and other students during livestream video sessions;
  • Group exercises, group discussion, reading dialogue, written exercises, and games to practice new learned skills in an enjoyable way.

Please note: You will need access to the internet and a smartphone, tablet, computer or laptop in order to participate in the livestream video classes.

Face-to-face classes may resume at one of our campuses before the end of the course, depending on discussions between the tutor and students as well as the Government’s recommendations at the time, including appropriate social distancing measures, hand washing and other hygiene protocols.

Macquarie Community College operates from a range of venues across North and Western Sydney. We have campuses in Carlingford, Chatswood, Ryde, Mt Druitt, Richmond and many more. Enrol today or enquire now!

Course Outline

  • Introduce family and friends
  • Describe people
  • Ask and give directions
  • Tell the time
  • Identify colours
  • Use Numbers 30 – 1,000
  • Food menus
  • Purchase fruit and vegetables.
  • Grammar: Definite articles in the plural. Partitives (some). Regular and common irregular verbs. Negative.

Course Outcome

At the end of the course, students should be able to:

  • Conduct a basic conversation in elementary Italian
  • Give basic instructions and directions and build general comprehension and communication skills

What to Bring

  • Notebook and pen
  • Course notes provided
  • Text will be advised at first meeting

Important Information

Please note: You will need access to the internet and a smartphone, tablet, computer or laptop in order to participate in the livestream video classes.

Prerequisite: Essential

  • Students need to have completed an introductory course, one term or a minimum of 16 hours tuition or have equivalent knowledge.

Delivery Mode

Online learning for this course is at scheduled class times and sessions. It could include:

  • Livestream video classes online;
  • Interaction with your tutor and other students during livestream video sessions;
  • Group exercises, group discussion, reading dialogue, written exercises, and games to practice new learned skills in an enjoyable way.

Please note: You will need access to the internet and a smartphone, tablet, computer or laptop in order to participate in the livestream video classes.

Face-to-face classes may resume at one of our campuses before the end of the course, depending on discussions between the tutor and students as well as the Government’s recommendations at the time, including appropriate social distancing measures, hand washing and other hygiene protocols.

Course testimonials:

  • Alison said: Mara is an excellent teacher who is very professional, very knowledgeable and always very well prepared. I have learned so much in her class and really enjoyed it.

  • Janet said: Mara is an outstanding and well organised tutor. Her patient guidance is very appreciated!

  • Narelle said: I was impressed at how well the class was structured via Zoom & the remote learning process. The option of breakout rooms is excellent & the ability to share the screen with the tutor & other students was helpful.