On this page you can find out all information about Italian language courses at our school in Milan. Don't forget to also have a look at our special course that are held only at our Milanese school.
As in all of the Leonardo da Vinci schools, Italian lessons are held by teachers with Italian as their mother tongue, who are specialized in the teaching of the language to foreign students. From the first day, you will speak only in Italian! For more information about our teaching methods, lessons, ability levels, teaching programs, teaching material, education and training, diplomas and exams, click here.
Italian courses Italian courses generally take place during the morning or during the afternoon, leaving you time to visit the city or to dedicate yourself to other activities, to meet other students and to enjoy yourself. The school offers many activities for your free time: click here to learn more.
We guarantee a maximum of 12 students per class, to optimize the quality of the courses.
Below we highlight some of the special courses which are offered in Milan
LEARN AND GO IN MILAN! DISCOVER MILANO WITH AN ITALIAN LANGUAGE TEACHER AS A GUIDE
You will be accompanied by an Italian language teacher, specialized in art History, who will guide you through the most important Milanese monuments and will introduce you to the Italian language and culture.
DURATION: 3 hours
LOCATIONS: An Italian Caffetteria / Piazza Duomo / Via Montenapoleone / Brera / Navigli's district
DESCRIPTION: Your milanese day starts with a lesson on the "Tasting of 'Caffe'," held in a typical Italian 'bar' where we will enjoy breakfast together. Then comes an insightful walk around the historic center of Milan, guided by your Italian "instructor". You'll be lead inside the "quadrilatero della mods" where the most known fashion companies have their boutiques and shops and pass through the characteristic bohemian Brera district. Afterwards a relaxing walk through via Torino, Porta Ticinese and Pi...
PART TIME, TWICE A WEEK, COURSE
If you want to learn or to improve your knowledge of Italian, but you do not have time for a daily course, we offer you the opportunity to follow a Part Time course, twice a week.
This evening course is particularly recommended for those that already live, study or work in Milan. Courses take place throughout the year and are based on 6 monthly ability levels. The course lasts at least 8 weeks.
LANGUAGE PREPARATORY SEMESTER IN DESIGN
The Preparatory Semester is designed for high school graduates who need to improve their language skills and intend to enrol in one of NABA’s three-year Bachelor of Arts (BA) degrees or making a semester experience into the italian design.
PREPARATION COURSE FOR FASHION SHOWS
This is the first course of this type which has been organized in Italy. It is aimed for all those who want to learn about the "made in Italy" concept. During the course you will have the opportunity to study the elements which have determined Italian fashion and its history. During the first two week you will have 4 daily lessons of professional Italia and fashion terminology, plus a day of lessons held by professionals in the world of fashion. The following week, the language course will include a visit to showrooms, to catwalks and to fashion fairs held in Milan during the period, for example "Milan Male Fashion", "Milan Female Fashion" and "Moda Prima".
ACADEMIC YEAR IN ITALY
The "academic year" is an Italian language and culture course that lasts 32 weeks, completed by students who want to have the experience of living and working in Italy. The course not only combines both language and culture lessons, but the program also includes the principal elements of the C2 level of the European Portfolio of Language. In addition, the course offers students the opportunity to see the different elements of Italy, a country rich in history and culture, with their own eyes.