Learning italian in the tuscan hills

The Fondazione Campus Language School, situated in the Tuscan hills, organizes custom-made Italian language courses for students coming from all over the world. The teachers are all qualified and have significant experience in teaching Italian language to foreigners.  
For more than ten years, the Fondazione Campus of Lucca has been involved in the activities of university education, research and advanced education in the field of tourism and management.

Read online the
Campus Language
School brochure

 

THE LANGUAGE PROPOSAL

The Campus Language School courses for foreigners are created in order to make the student acquire an Italian that is useful in everyday life and in the professional world.

THE TEACHING STAFF

The teachers are all graduates, having a high level of professionalism and teaching expertise. The methodology used is advanced and combined with personalised assistance and tutoring.

THE PERSONALIZATION OF THE EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS

  • Preliminary analysis of language skills with free level test.
  • Creation of ad hoc programs based on student needs.
  • Personalised programs based on the student’s proficiency level and lessons focusing on specific topics involved in both everyday life and on the job.

THE TEACHING METHOD

In the Courses at the Campus Language School leaning a written and spoken language is fun and continuous, focusing on improving the expressive capacity, acquiring grammatical and syntactical structure, as well as vocabulary, expressions and idiomatic sayings. The simulation of real life situations and the knowledge of the culture, customs and traditions provides an all-encompassing language experience.

THE TYPES OF COURSES

Classic italian course

CLASSIC ITALIAN COURSE

DURATION HOURS PER DAY TOTAL HOURS (50min) COST
1 week 4 20 € 175,00
2 weeks 4 40 € 330,00
3 weeks 4 60 € 430,00
4 weeks 4 80 € 525,00
Each additional week after the fourth: € 100,00

The course, available at all levels, offers students the possibility to improve both grammatical and linguistic proficiency, with particular attention given to the use of idiomatic expressions commonly used in everyday life.

  • Course start up: every Monday
  • Lesson hours: 09.00 to 13.00 from Monday to Friday. The lessons are 50 minutes.
  • Duration and weekly frequency: 20 lessons – 4 hours a day
  • Number of students: Max 8 persons

Individual italian course

INDIVIDUAL ITALIAN COURSE

TOTAL HOURS (50min) COST
10 € 380,00
20 € 700,00
30 € 990,00
Each hour after the 30th: € 30,00

The course, available for all levels, is set up to meet the particular needs of each student with the maximum flexibility regarding lesson assignment and content. The total duration of the course can vary depending on the objectives to be reached.

  • Course start up: at the student’s discretion
  • Duration and weekly frequency: No. of lessons at the student’s discretion – 2 hour lessons.

Individual intensive italian course

INDIVIDUAL INTENSIVE ITALIAN COURSE

DURATION HOURS PER DAY TOTAL HOURS (50min) COST
1 week 6 30 € 990,00
2 weeks 6 60 € 1.890,00

The individual course has been created for those students wishing to master the written and spoken language in a short amount of time, with a lesson plan completely based on the personal and professional needs of the student. The lessons can be held out of the classroom, learning a language through daily activities: lunch with the teacher – visit to a museum – shopping, etc.

  • Course start up: at the student’s discretion
  • Duration and weekly frequency: one week minimum – 6 hours of lessons per day. The number of weekly hours can vary from week to week.

Language specialization courses

LANGUAGE SPECIALIZATION COURSES

DURATION HOURS PER DAY TOTAL HOURS (50min) COST
1 week 3 15 € 200,00

The Campus Language School – thanks to the long term teaching experience carried out by its Fondazione – has created language specialization courses dedicated to all those that require technical terminology tied to specific professional fields: Tourism, Art, Food and Wine, Music, Fashion, Business Management.

The courses are reserved for students that have a good level of Italian.

  • Number of students: Max 8 persons
  • Course start up: every Monday
  • Duration and weekly frequency: one week for a total of 15 hours – 3 hours a day

EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

In addition to lessons, the Campus Language School offers a rich program of optional cultural and recreational activities which can be free of charge or have a cost. The activities are an integral part of the language education program in that they contribute to improve the knowledge of the Italian language, facilitating also the socialization between the students of the various courses which can put into practice the language skills acquired.

The Campus Language School proposes weekly:

  • group Italian cooking lessons with dinner to follow
  • guided visits to the city of Lucca
  • bike excursions
  • guided visits to the local farms with wine and oil tasting
  • showing of a film coming from classical and modern filmography
  • meetings with classical music in partnership with Istituto Musicale Luigi Boccherini

Campus also organizes tours and excursions during the weekend to locations having an artistic, cultural and recreational interest. The student will only have to sustain the cost for: transportation, entrances, lunch and organized dinners. The organizational secretary is at the student’s disposition for information relative to the excursions and events organized in the area.

ENROLLMENT METHOD

The enrollment form must be sent by email to scuolalingue(at)fondazionecampus.it or by fax to +39 0583 333256 together with receipt of payment for the deposit equal to 30% of the total cost of the selected course.

METHOD OF PAYMENT

Deposit of 30% to be paid on enrollment
Balance within one week of the start up of the course.

Bank transfer (without cost to the beneficiary) to: 
Banca di Pisa e Fornacette
Viale Castracani, 313 - 55100 Arancio (LU) 
to: Fondazione Campus - Studi del Mediterraneo 
IBAN: IT 60 K 08562 13700 000011799822
Object: Italian language course (in the bank transfer the type of course and name of the student making payment must be specified).

There is a right to withdraw from the contract (enrollment), according to Legislative Decree 15 January 1992, no. 50, within 7 days from the payment of the deposit. Whoever wishes to make use of this right can be reimbursed for the deposit, minus any bank fees. After such period, the deposit is no longer reimbursable, but the opportunity is given to utilise the payment for the enrollment in another course or transfer it to others.

MEDICAL INSURANCE

For students not residing in UE countries, it is necessary to apply for private medical insurance which covers the entire period of attendance at the School.

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Highlights

  • Corsi di lingue in partenza a ottobre

    Inglese, spagnolo, russo e cinese

  • TANABATA

    30 giugno: la festa delle stelle

  • Maslenitsa, il carnevale russo

    Primo incontro culturale per il corso di lingua e cultura russa

  • Viaggio nel manga

    Il fumetto giapponese in Italia e una mangaka italiana in Giappone

  • Al via i nuovi corsi di lingue orientali

    In autunno in partenza corsi a vari livelli di Russo e Giapponese

VIDEO

  • October 2013