Scuola Dante Alighieri Camerino in Camerino How about a holiday in one of the loveliest corners of Le Marche? Well, that is what you get at this school. While you learn and absorb Italian your teachers act as the best guides to Le Marche and even to places like Florence, Assisi and Rome. Join in at local festivals and take part in folk celebrations. After a short while you really do feel right at home, chatting away in Italian at the event evenings and dinners the school organises.
The Italian language school Scuola di Italiano Dante Alighieri is located in Camerino in Marche, a beautiful central region of Italy, which boasts unforgettable landscapes and a rich, diverse cultural life. Its historic towns, art, folk traditions and wonderful gastronomy really makes it a stimulating place to both learn the Italian language and enjoy a wonderful yet inexpensive holiday.
We offer year-round Italian immersion programs and language and culture courses to students from around the world. Class sizes are limited so students to ensure fast learning progress. Our Italian courses are offered in various levels, from beginner to advanced, to ensure that every student can join a class with similar knowledge of the Italian language. Camerino has excellent transport links to the cities of Florence, Rome, Bologna, Venice, Naples and Capri and can be reached easily by car, bus or train. Rome and Florence are less than 2 hours away by car. Learn more..
Our Italian Study Holidays are intensive, 4-week Italian immersion programs. They comprise 100 hours of study which are divided into 80 hours of Italian language classes and 20 hours of culture lessons. Added to this are recreational activities such as guided tours and excursions to some of the Marche’s and Italy’s most beautiful cities (Rome, Florence, Perugia, Siena, Venezia etc). The courses are made up of small groups and adapted to all levels - from total beginner to advanced.
Further Italian Language & Culture Courses:
- Intensive Italian Language & Culture (2 / 3 week courses available)
- Preparation for the University of Perugia's CELI (Certificate of Knowledge of Italian Language) and DILS-PG (Didactics of Italian
Foreign Language) certification exams
- Italian + Introduction to Italian Law
- Winter refresher courses for foreign Italian language teachers
We also can arrange classes for: individual conversation, grammar, business Italian, Italian for opera singers, Italian for tourism and hotel industry, preparation courses for admission to Italian universities, courses for Erasmus students.
Certificates and Diplomas
We offer a wide range of courses and programs and we are the official partner of the Perugia’s University for Foreign Students CELI exams.
We use modern and up-to-date books and teaching materials that are suitable for both young students and adults. In addition to primary sources, videos, songs, movies, newspapers and authentic materials are used to make lessons more enjoyable and interesting. Teachers and specialists also participate in extracurricular activities allowing students to practice the language outside the classroom.
Our Italian teachers are fully experienced in teaching Italian to foreigners and follow a method focusing on communication, according to the latest methodological guidelines for the teaching of modern languages. Our students learn the language through listening, speaking, reading and writing in a creative and fun way and environment.
To obtain the best results in the shortest time and to integrate fully with the inhabitants, many afternoon and evening activities are offered. Activities such as dinners with the school, excursions to the most important Italian towns, guided visits, sport, recreational, cultural, and cooking activities.
Students are lodged in apartments in the Medieval Centre of town, very close to the school.
It is the ideal place for those who love nature, wish to discover the real Italy and want to live in a non touristic locale that affords is easy access to a variety of fascinating places.
Excursions and Visits
At our school you not only get a wonderful and inexpensive holiday learning Italian, but are able to participate with your teachers as guides, in a wide range of activities. Visit beautiful Italian cities (Rome, Florence, Assisi, Siena, Venezia etc.), and discover some of the wonder of the Marche (its castles, ancient villages, beautiful countryside…). Visit some of Italy's traditional events and celebrations, gastronomic fairs and folk festivals, spend days in the mountains and by the sea, and make new Italian friends.