FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Course: General Information
Are you looking for information about our courses, terms of payment or social activities? Here you can find the answers to your questions!
When can I start my course?
Is there an entry test to find out my Italian level?
Yes, we ask to answer to a short test, useful for us to understand the level of your Italian and to put you in the right class. We will send you the link to the test after you’ve made your application.
Can I change or extend my course?
You can choose to change your course from a standard to an intensive one, and you can add extra-curricular activities to your plan, once you arrive here . You can also extend your course at anytime.
What does the course fee include?
For our standard course, the course fee includes lessons every morning. There are 20 lessons per week, 4 lessons per day. Lessons last 60 minutes each. Read our proposal to find out more.
Can I postpone my course?
Yes, you can postpone your course. Check all the dates and the timetables.
Can I miss class?
You can miss a class if you tell us well in advance that you won’t be present for certain days: in this case, you can recover the classes.
How many levels do you offer?
We propose 7 levels of courses, including the one for beginners.
May I take a combination of different courses?
Yes, you can! For any question, send us an email: we will help you to find the best combination of courses for your needs and level.
How many students are there in one class?
The classes are made up of a maximum of 12 students. This choice allows our teachers to concentrate on providing the most accurate and complete preparation for each student. Any revision on the topic you’re studying is completely down to the individual.
What happens when the minimum number for a class is not reached?
If the minimum number for a class is not reached, then we shall change the course depending on what the student has booked. For example: if a student has booked 20 standard lessons, we can change these to 10 intensive lessons.
What is the average age of the students?
We have a wide range of students – there is no maximum age. So, get ready to relate with many different people!
How much homework am I expected to do?
The amount of homework you have to do varies from day to day, and depends on the teacher. Sometimes you will have to do a few work exercises after class, but otherwise you are not expected to do much homework.
Do I need to buy any book?
No, you don’t: all the material you need is provided by the school.
Will I get a certificate at the end of my course?
Yes, all of our students get a certificate at the end of their course, as a proof of the level of language achieved.