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Verona was the setting for one of the most romantic love stories ever told, Romeo and Juliet. The town captures the essence of the traditional way of life mixed with modern times, allowing a romantic nostalgia to coexist with the everyday hustle and bustle. The extraordinary food, wine, and music also continue to delight the senses making Verona a wonderful location to learn Italian.
Location: The Italian language school in Verona is located in the middle of Verona, near Castello Scaligero, close to the main square, Piazza Brà, and the Arena. Despite it being located in the center of town, the school has a very serene environment.
Facilities: Our modern and well lit classrooms are all air conditioned. We have free-internet and WiFi, a video room, a piano and music room, a reading room with current books, magazines, and newspapers. Our students have access to a 20-seat language laboratory. Also on the premises there is a bar for use during class breaks a cafeteria for moderately priced noon meals.
Teachers: All native speakers who hold university degrees and are qualified to and experienced in teaching Italian as a second language.
Materials: Provided by the school at no extra charge.
Type: Individual, Group, Combined group/individual
Classes per week: Individual – 10, 20, 30; Group – 15, 19, 23; Combined – 23 + 5, 23 + 8.
Course Duration: one week minimum.
Lessons: 60 minutes.
Class size: Average of four to eight. Maximum of 12.
Start Dates: : Individual programs can start any day. Groups start on Mondays. Absolute beginners should start on the following dates: Jan 10, Feb 7, Mar 7, Apr 11, May 9, June 6, July 4, Aug 1 & 29, Sept 26, Oct 24, Nov 21.
|Included in Course|
|15 hours group lessons||4 hour conversation
|4 hour culture class||2 hour weekly excursion|
|Combined 23 + 5|
|Combined 23 + 8|
Specialized: Italian Art History, History of Italian Language and Literature, Italian Business in the Global Economy, History of Italian Opera, History of Italian Theatre, History of Italian Cinema, Course on Italian Song, Language and techniques in photography, Human Figure Drawing, The Art of Fresco, Water color Painting.
College Credit: Offered through University of Illinois, University of British Columbia and Macquarie University.
Booking fee: €68.
Verona has a deep and rich history including interesting Roman and Renaissance periods. Verona’s Opera Festival is one of the most important festivals in Europe, and occurs every year in the Arena from June through September. The city also hosts jazz and Shakespeare festivals as well as a ballet season in the summer. There are film festivals and theatre seasons as well as museums and art galleries to see. The food and wine of the region also have a stellar reputation. The setting for Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet”, no one can escape the romantic charm of this historic city. In most of our courses we provide a free two hour weekly excursion to take advantage of the culture our city has to offer. Living with an Italian family provides many opportunities to experience the local culture and is an important part of your experience at the school, should you choose this option.
Options: Home stay, Furnished apartment, Residence.
Type: Single, Double.
Description: Home stay - private bedroom, shared common areas; Furnished apartment - one or two bedrooms, may be shared, kitchen, bathroom, sheet, towels, utilities included (not telephone); Residence - fully furnished, one bedroom, sheets and towels, all utilities except telephone included.
Meals: Half board, Breakfast only, No meals.
Travel time to school: Within 20 minutes walking distance or easy reach by public transportation.
Airport pickup: No.
|Weeks||Combined||Group (hrs)||Individual (hrs)|
|2||803||951||439||477||513||Extra lessons - 34|
|Home stay||Furnished flat|
|Breakfast only||Half board||Single room||Shared flat|
|1 week||175 - 225||230 - 265||170 - 315||175 - 230|
|Residence per day 50 - 80|
To inquire regarding Italian courses in Verona, or Italian courses in Italy, please complete details here: Inquiry
Begin the booking process to learn Italian in Verona by completing details here. We will check availability and get back to you with confirmation and deposit payment details within 24 hrs.
The administration at the Italian language school in Verona works limited hours at weekends and therefore weekend bookings may take a little longer to process.
For a list of Italian school locations in Italy, please visit this page Learn Italian in Italy
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