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Online Adult Classes



For Single class registration: If you are registering for only one course, select “Add To Cart” under your desired course, and then select “View Cart” to increase number of students per class, if desired, and to check out. For Multiple class registrations: If you are registering for more than one course, select “Add to Cart” for all of the courses you will be enrolling family members in. Once you have finished adding your courses, select “View Cart” to check out.

Payment Method: At the end of the registration process you will be given the option to pay by credit card or check/money order. If you choose to pay by check/money order, you will receive a registration confirmation by email to be printed out and mailed to us along with your payment. Please note: if you choose to purchase a textbook the cost is not included in the course fee.

Cancellations: For all online classes if you need to cancel your registration by the first day of the course we will provide a refund or credit towards a future online or traditional group class. We need a minimum of 4 students to have the course. If there are 3 students enrolled we can give students the option to continue at a reduced schedule. No refunds will be given after the first class.

Summer Session Open for Registration!

01 Adult Doppio Espresso! Beginning 1a+1b - Online

Price: $395.00

Start Date: June 7, 2021

Doppio Espresso is a beginning adult class that meets twice a week in order to complete levels Beginning 1a and 1b in one 8-week shot! This course is designed for beginners with little or no Italian language background. Our goal during this 8-week online course is to create a solid foundation in the fundamentals of Italian. Classes will be held in a live virtual classroom with a native Italian speaker who has experience teaching Italian in traditional and online settings. Learn the language of love, art, food and more! Your teacher is Ylenia.

Class Dates: June 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30 / July 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28 / Aug. 2 (no class July 5)

Time: Mondays & Wednesdays 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm PST

02 Adult Beginning 2a - Online

Price: $216.00

Start Date: May 17, 2021

Adult Beginning 2a is the first course in a two-course Beginning 2 series that is designed for beginners with low level knowledge of Italian. Students’ will deepen their familiarity with the present tense to include frequently used irregular verbs such as piacere, potere, venire and  andare. Students will also cover adverbs and will be introduced to the past tense (passato prossimo). At the end of the course, we hope students will be able to begin confidently speak about their interests and preferences. Your teacher is Nadia.

Class Dates: May 17, 24 / June 7, 14, 21, 28 / July  12, 19 (no class May 31 & July 5)

Time: Mondays 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm PST

03 Adult Pre-Intermediate 1a - Online

Price: $216.00

Start Date: May 25, 2021

Adult Pre-Intermediate 1a is the first  course in a two-course pre-Intermediate 1 series that is designed for for students who have an established low beginning knowledge of Italian. Our goal during this 8-week online course is to continue to build new vocabulary regarding “daily life and weather,” “flavors of Italy,” “food,” and “family.” Students will learn the passato prossimo, how to use direct pronouns, possessive adjectives and the reflexive verb tense. At the end of the course, we hope to build a student’s knowledge to be able to confidently speak about events that have happened in the past, time spent on vacation, and family. Your teacher is Ylenia.

Class Dates: May 25 / June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 / July 7, 13

Time: Tuesdays 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm PST

04 Adult Pre-Intermediate 2a - Online

Price: $216.00

Start Date: May 22, 2021

Adult Pre- Intermediate 2a is designed for students who have an established high beginning knowledge of Italian. The course begins with a review of the main points that were taught in Pre-Intermediate 1b. During this 8-week course, students will implement new vocabulary regarding “shopping,” and physical characteristics, the imperfetto verb tenses and the use of comparatives and the verbs fare and farcela.  At the end of the course, we hope to build a student’s knowledge to be able to confidently speak about memories, give advise, make comparisons and describe in detail a person and setting. Your teacher is Ylenia.

Class Dates:  May 22, 29 / June 5, 12, 19, 26 / July 10, 17 (no class July 3)

Time: Saturdays 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm PST

05 Adult Intermediate 2a - Online

Price: $216.00

Start Date: May 17, 2021

Adult Intermediate 2a is designed for students who have an established low intermediate knowledge of Italian. The course begins with a review of the main points that were taught in Intermediate 1b. Throughout this 8-week course, students build on vocabulary and learn how to use the gerundio, direct and relative pronouns, and the difference between the imperfetto and the passato prossimo. At the end of the course, we hope to build a student’s knowledge to be able to confidently make a proposal, accept or refuse an offer, express surprise or displeasure, give an opinion, and comment on food. Your teacher is Lorena.

Class Dates: May 17, 24 / June 7, 14, 21, 28 / July 5, 12, 19 (no class May 31 & July 5)

Time: Mondays 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm PST

06 Adult Advanced 4b - Online

Price: $216.00

Start Date: May 25, 2021

Adult Advanced 4b is the second course in a two-course Advanced 2 series that is designed for students with an established advanced knowledge of Italian. This 8-week course begins with a review of the main points that were taught in Advanced 4a. While increasing their vocabulary, students will acquire a deeper knowledge of the subjunctive mode compared to the indicative mode, and will finally grasp the passive form and the indirect speech concepts. Lastly, students will meet the “Journalistic Conditional” a peculiar use of the Conditional tense that is unique to the Italian language. At the end of the course, we hope students will be able to recognize how the choice of a tense conveys a certain mood and better understand some idiomatic constructions and verbs found in Italian articles and literature. Your teacher is Lorena.

Class Dates: May 25 / June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 / July 6, 13

Time: Tuesdays 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm PST

07 Italian Essentials 2 - Online

Price: $216.00

Start Date: May 27, 2021

Italian Essentials 2 is the continuation course for students who have taken Italian Essentials 1. This course is a series of lessons that focus on teaching the essential basics of Italian phrasing, numbers, grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation that all students need to know when learning Italian. You do not need to have taken Italian Essentials 1 to benefit from this course. Your teacher is Nadia.

Dates: May 27 / June 3, 10, 17, 24 / July 1, 8, 15

Time: Thursdays 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm PST

Available Spaces: 7

08 Italian Phonetics and Accent Reduction - Online

Price: $144.00

Start Date: June 3, 2021

Learn to sound like an Italian! This course focuses on mastering the correct pronunciation of consonants and vowels, difficult and unfamiliar sounds, accents, intonation, and more! Your teacher is Ylenia.

Dates: June 3, 10, 17, 24 / July 1, 8, 22, 29

Time: Thursdays 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm PST

09 B1 Citizenship Exam Prep Course - Online

Price: $540.00

Start Date: July 7, 2021

This 20-week course focuses on teaching directly to the CILS B1 Citizenship exam. Students for this course will be preparing for the test being offered on December 3, 2021 and should have a pre-intermediate level of Italian proficiency to enroll in this course. Please contact us to take an assessment test. Course work review grammar and provide mock practice tests and exam structure overview to familiarize test takers with each part of the exam. It is the student's responsibility to register for the exam and a testing center near them. Please contact us to discuss payment plan options.

Class Dates: July 7, 14, 21, 28 / Aug. 4, 11, 18, 25 / Sept. 8, 15, 22, 29 / Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27 / Nov. 3, 10, 17 / Dec. 1 (no class Sept. 1 & Nov. 24)

Time: Wednesdays 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm PST


		        	

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