Italian is one of the important languages in Europe, as it is the official language of Italy and also other 2 countries located inside Italy; San Marino, and Vatican City. It is also spoken in a part of Switzerland. There are over 70 million people speaking Italian.
As Italy is one of the strongest economic countries in Europe, not only business, but also art, music, design, architecture, along with trade and tourism, Italian is referred as “the romantic language” as one of the most outstanding identities of languages. Learners have interests of learning Italian, becoming 1 of 5 most popular languages in the world, after Spanish, German, French, and English; particularly Spanish which shares the similar structure and understandable easily.
Italian language is offered 2 courses:
ITALIAN FOR COMMUNICATION
CORSO DI ITALIANO PER LA COMUNICAZIONE
Conversational course for secondary students, also general interests, offers the teaching of communication, vocabulary, additional grammar, with speaking skills provided by native speakers. Learners are received the basic knowledge of languages, preparing for the next step of learning in the high levels which consist the social and cultural studies. The course is offered in regular and intensive courses, with learning materials from Italy. The language structure is also divided following the CEFR, for evaluating the skills.
ITALIAN TEST PREPARATION
PREPARAZIONE DI TEST DI ITALIANO
Course for testing of Italian language for general and academic purposes, also for higher education admission in colleges and universities in Italy. Learners are provided the demonstrated lessons with overall skills preparation, also doing sample tests.
CERTIFICATE OF KNOWLEDGE OF ITALIAN LANGUAGE
CERTIFICATO DI CONOSCENZA DELLA LINGUA ITALIANA: CELI
Italian International Test for foreigners, organised by University for Foreigners Perugia for those who wish to receive the education in Italian various institutions, colleges, or universities, as well as working and migration to Italy. CELI Test is divided by level 1 to 5 which is comparable to A1-C2 by CEFR system, certified by Italian Ministries of Education and Foreign Affairs, in order to widespread the knowledge of language and culture.