Italian courses

TaalTaal offers quality Italian courses on several levels. Our groups are small and dynamic, so you will have lots of personal attention and guidance.

The new season starts in the week of 21 September 2020 and consists of 11 lessons of 90 minutes.

It is possible to sign up for a course that is already running. Please take into account about 2.5 hours of self-study next to the regular courses.

Are you interested in signing up? Please use the sign up buttons located under each course description. If you have any questions, you're welcome to call us, send an e-mail or use the contact form.

NOTE: if you prefer all instruction and lesson materials to be in English, you can sign up for the "Italian/EN" courses, which may be beneficial for beginner levels.

Please note: private lessons and intensive courses can be started at any time.

Course overview

Italian Level 1 (A0+)

week commencing 21 September
€252

Description:  THE WEDNESDAY 10:00-11:30 HRS COURSE STARTS ON THE 30TH OF SEPTEMBER.

Result after the course:  You know how to introduce yourself, exchange personal information and order at a restaurant. You've been introduced to plurals, articles and regular verbs at the present tense. You are able to have short conversations in Italian.

Frequency, duration, day and time:  Once a week during 11 weeks: Wednesday between 18:30 and 20:00 hrs or Wednesday between 10:00 and 11:30 hrs

Advice for new students: if you are not sure which course will be the best for you, we would like to advise you to plan an intake. The intake is to assess your level and recommend which course you can follow. Please contact us by phone 070-3226091 or send an email to info@taaltaal.nl

Lesson method: The book (exclusive) can usually be used for multiple courses. You can easily order via bol.com and intertaal.nl.

Azzurro 1 Tekstboek €40.00

(ISBN: 9789054518495)

Italian Level 2 (A0-A1)

week commencing 21 September
€252

Result after the course:  You can speak about your family, describe yourself and others, talk about hobbies, preferences, habits and the time. You have learned some irregular verbs at the present tense, prepositions and possessives. You can now read and write simple texts about very familiar topics.

Frequency, duration, day and time:  Once a week during 11 weeks: Wednesday between 20:00 and 21:30 hrs

Advice for new students: if you are not sure which course will be the best for you, we would like to advise you to plan an intake. The intake is to assess your level and recommend which course you can follow. Please contact us by phone 070-3226091 or send an email to info@taaltaal.nl

Lesson method: The book (exclusive) can usually be used for multiple courses. You can easily order via bol.com and intertaal.nl.

Azzurro 1 Tekstboek €40.00

(ISBN: 9789054518495)

Italian Level 6 (A2)

week commencing 21 September
€252

Result after the course:  You can have conversations about work, study and society. Your language becomes more complex and fluent. The grammar acquired supports you in expressing relations of cause-effect, making hypothesis etc.The course starts to touch topics about contemporary Italian society and culture.

Frequency, duration, day and time:  Once a week during 11 weeks: Monday between 18:30 and 20:00 hrs (ONLINE)

Advice for new students: if you are not sure which course will be the best for you, we would like to advise you to plan an intake. The intake is to assess your level and recommend which course you can follow. Please contact us by phone 070-3226091 or send an email to info@taaltaal.nl

Lesson method: The book (exclusive) can usually be used for multiple courses. You can easily order via bol.com and intertaal.nl.

Azzurro 2 Tekstboek €40.00

(ISBN: 9789054518518)

Italian Level 8 (B1)

week commencing 21 September
€252

Result after the course:  You can easily join conversations on everyday life topics. You can also express your ideas about films, exhibitions, cultural events. You can use better the conditional and subjunctive tenses. You are able to make hypothesis too. You know now a wider range of irregular nouns and some pronominal verbs (cavarsela, andarsene).

Frequency, duration, day and time:  Once a week during 11 weeks: Tuesday between 20:00 and 21:30 hrs

Advice for new students: if you are not sure which course will be the best for you, we would like to advise you to plan an intake. The intake is to assess your level and recommend which course you can follow. Please contact us by phone 070-3226091 or send an email to info@taaltaal.nl

Lesson method: The book (exclusive) can usually be used for multiple courses. You can easily order via bol.com and intertaal.nl.

Azzurro 2 Tekstboek €40.00

(ISBN: 9789054518518)

Italian/EN Level 1 (A0+)

week commencing 28 September
€252

For whom:  For those students that prefer to study in English rather than Dutch.

Result after the course:  You now know how to have a basic conversation in Italian. Topics that have been discussed during the course are: introducing yourself, exchanging personal information, food and drinks, family, friends and hobbies.

Frequency, duration, day and time:  Once a week during 11 weeks: Thursday between 18:30 and 20:00 hrs

Advice for new students: if you are not sure which course will be the best for you, we would like to advise you to plan an intake. The intake is to assess your level and recommend which course you can follow. Please contact us by phone 070-3226091 or send an email to info@taaltaal.nl

Lesson method: The book (exclusive) can usually be used for multiple courses. You can easily order via bol.com and intertaal.nl.

Azzurro 1 Tekstboek €40.00

(ISBN: 9789054518495)

Italian/EN Level 3 (A1)

week commencing 21 September
€252

For whom:  For those students that prefer to study in English rather than Dutch.

Result after the course:  You are able to ask and give directions, buy tickets for public transports, make a hotel reservation, ask about pricing and tell about personal events using the past tense. You know how to use modal verbs, passato prossimo, comparatives and superlatives.

Frequency, duration, day and time:  Once a week during 11 weeks: Thursday between 20:00 and 21:30 hrs

Advice for new students: if you are not sure which course will be the best for you, we would like to advise you to plan an intake. The intake is to assess your level and recommend which course you can follow. Please contact us by phone 070-3226091 or send an email to info@taaltaal.nl

Lesson method: The book (exclusive) can usually be used for multiple courses. You can easily order via bol.com and intertaal.nl.

Azzurro 1 Tekstboek €40.00

(ISBN: 9789054518495)

Intensive Italian Course

€975

Description: An intensive course is given privately (for 1 person) and consists of 15 contact hours divided over 1 or 2 weeks, for example 5 consecutive days of 3 hours each. The exact configuration can be discussed with the teacher for best possible results. Please do take into account time needed for self-study and homework.

Frequency, duration, day and time:  flexible

Lesson method: Any lesson method may be used, but as an indication, you can consider one of the following standard books.

Azzurro 1 Tekstboek €40.00

(ISBN: 9789054518495)

Azzurro 2 Tekstboek €40.00

(ISBN: 9789054518518)

Our Philosophy

* Quality education by experienced teachers * Focus on practical results * Lots of conversation * Excellent return on price + time investment * Excursions with teacher and fellow students (on request) * Accelerated courses available *