Whether you want to speak Italian for travel or personal enrichment, our classes are a great way to learn la bella lingua. And our classes cover the full range of proficiency levels from beginning to advanced.
Beginning Italian classes introduce you to basic vocabulary and expressions used in everyday situations.
Beginning lessons cover how to:
Ask and respond to simple questions
Engage in simple conversations
Interact in social, business, and travel situations
Read a variety of basic written materials
Write simple sentences on everyday topics.
Intermediate and advanced classes build on your existing skills to help you read, write, and speak Italian with greater fluency.
Intermediate and advanced lessons teach you how to:
Engage in conversations with ease and confidence
Increase your proficiency in Italian grammar and vocabular
Read and understand the meaning of Italian texts and articles
Write short essays on common topics
Deepen your understanding of current Italian culture
Classes meet once a week for 5-10 weeks. All instructors are native Italian speakers.
This intermediate level course is for students who have studied the basic concepts of the language and wish to review the major grammar topics, focus on the use of verbs and prepositions. You will also strengthen your Italian vocabulary, comprehension,... More about Advanced Italian Grammar Review
Students will learn pronunciation, the essentials of grammar, and basic everyday vocabulary and expressions in the present tense. Required text: Avanti! Beginning Italian, 2nd ed. ISBN: Text 978-0073386249, Workbook 978-0077270483. Check online for best prices, not available at BC bookstore More about Italian 1
For students who have taken two quarters of Italian or the equivalent. Emphasis is on strengthening communicative skills through conversations and exercises.. Required text: Avanti! Beginning Italian, 2nd ed. ISBN: Text 978-0073386249, Workbook 978-0077270483. Check online for best prices, not... More about Italian 3
Improve your fluency and pronunciation in this Italian Conversation Immersion course. Students will expand vocabulary, improve conversational fluency and gain a deeper understanding of the Italian language and culture. Taught entirely in Italian and intended for upper intermediate to advanced... More about Italian Conversation Immersion