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The Italian language courses available


List of Italian courses in Genoa | italian language course prices | italian language lesson plans Genoa
The language courses are subdivided into the following categories:

  • Group Course 'Light':
  • 12 hours a week, 3 days x 4 hours, with a maximum of 10 students; a low-intensive way to learn Italian and socialise (not suitable for absolute beginners (A2+)- 1 to 39 weeks.
  • Standard Group Course:
  • 20 hours a week, 5 days x 4 hours, with a maximum of 10 students; a perfect way to learn Italian and socialise (1 to 52 weeks).
  • Intensive Group Course:
  • 30 hours a week, 5 days x 6 hours, with a maximum of 10 students; an intensive way to learn Italian and socialise (1 to 26 weeks).
  • Long-term Group Course:
  • 12, 20 or 30 hours a week (3/ 5 days), from 12 weeks onwards. Courses of 12, 16, 20, 24, 26, 39 and 52 weeks are offered at special discounted prices.
  • Evening Group Course:
  • twice a week Italian evening classes, 1,5 hours each time for 10 weeks (total 30 hours); course intended for Erasmus students, Au-pair and expatriates. Monday and Wednesday (18:30) for beginners and advanced levels, Tuesday and Thursday for intermediate level. Starting dates 2/10/2018, 18/2/2019 and 6/5/2019. Min. 3 participants.
  • Afternoon Group Course:
  • twice a week italian group course in the afternoon, 2 hours each time for 10 weeks (total 40 hours); course intended for Erasmus students, Au-pair and expatriates. Monday and Wednesday (16:15) for beginners and advanced levels, Tuesday and Thursday (16:15) for intermediate level. Min. 3 participants.
  • Pesto & Cioccolato:
  • a standard group course (20 hrs: 5 days x 4 hours) in two different cities in Italy, namely Genoa and Turin. This course is available for 2, 4 or 6 weeks. Half the time you will spend in Genoa and the other half in Turin, without the necessity to make two separate arrangements.

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  • Mixed Courses:
  • a combination of standard group course (20) and individual classes; a perfect mix to learn intensively and to socialise at the same time. Individual lessons can be chosen according to the students' needs and desires (2, 4, 6, 8 or 10 hours a week).
  • Italiano Gustando:
  • 20 hours group course and 3 or 6 food-related activities (1/2 weeks). Activities: a cooking course and dinner, a wine tasting, Chocolate and Candies Tasting, welcome tour, excursion Guided tour of I Palazzi dei Rolli, guided tour of historical specialty stores Genoa. (1 or 2 weeks)(from level A1).
  • Italiano Culturando:
  • 20 hours group course and 3 or 6 cultural activities (1/2 weeks). Tour of the historic city centre, of “Palazzi dei Rolli”and of the historical shops, seminar on Italian culture, watching an Italian movie, history and tasting of wines from Liguria, Ligurian cooking course and learning seafaring knots (1 or 2 weeks)(from level A1).
  • Italiano Cucinando:
  • 20 hours group course and 2 cooking classes a week (1 to 12 weeks).
  • Italiano Conversando:
  • 20 hours group course supplemented with 2 x 1 hour specialised conversation group class in the afternoon. Available from 1 to 12 weeks. (Only suitable from level B1 onwards).

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  • Individual Courses:
  • one-to-one lessons; a perfect way to quickly learn Italian and to learn specific topics. Three or five days, two or four hours a day (5x2, 5x4, 3x2, 3x4). All lessons completely customised.
  • Exam Preparation:
  • 2 individual lessons a week, aimed at specific preparation for CELI, CILS, CIC and PLIDA exams.
  • Weekend Course:
  • one-to-one lessons in the weekend; for those who need to work during the week we have developed an intensive (crash) weekend courses. Completely customised to your needs. Every Saturday and Sunday 4 or 6 hours a day. Available from 1 up to 18 weeks.
  • 2-to-1-Course :
  • two-to-one lessons; private atmosphere - almost like individual lessons. Especially suitable for partners, colleagues or friends. 10 (5x2) or 6 (3x2) hours a week, but alternative schedules are possible.

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    The flexible system allows Scuola Tricolore to customise any individual lesson according to each student's interest or professional background.The available subjects (individual lessons) cover a wide range of topics: Business Italian/ Correspondence, Law, Egineering, Architecture, Medicine, Italian for Tourism, Italian Literature, specialised Conversation classes, Italian Cinema, Italian Culture & Politics and Opera.

    Are you interested in in-company courses or maybe you are interested in an integral solution for group travelling, please contact us by email to receive a customised proposal.

    Scuola Tricolore also supports CELI/ CILS/ PLIDA/ CIC training, University certification for the Italian language, and specially customised evening group courses for Erasmus students and expats. In addition, Scuola Tricolore is an official CILS Exam certification centre.

    The levels refer to the Council of Europe's "Common European Framework of Reference" and cover all levels from A1 to C2: 

    • Italian language class (beginners) in progress in Genoa, Liguria Absolute Beginners
    • Elementary
    • Pre-intermediate
    • Intermediate
    • Pre-advanced
    • Advanced


    Scuola Tricolore aims at offering quality teaching at a fair price. We do not charge seasonal fees, enrolment fees, charges for studying materials or any other price increasing fees. Click on the hyperlink if you are interested to see an overview of all our italian language courses. Or if you want to view all course prices. If you already have an Italian course in mind, you can look up the course by composing your course on the right bar (create your course). After the selection you can decide to send the relevant information to your email address or to make a reservation right away.


    The starting dates for group courses or mixed language courses (group courses combined with individual classes) are enrolled every week and start on Monday, all year round. It is always possible to customise your language course, for instance by taking a warming up individual course for one week to be followed by a group course or a mixed course. Click on the hyperlink if you want to see all starting dates.

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