Alma Siena 50+

2 Weeks LL Alma Siena Program_profile
06
Mar
€1,090.00

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PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

This program, specifically tailored for mature and senior life-long learners, offers you the possibility to experience living in a perfectly preserved medieval city, as Siena is and experience the perfect mix between language learning, cooking, wine tasting, cultural visits with an art history teacher, conferences and recitals of the most famous “aria” from Italian operas.

SOME DETAILS

  • 30 group lessons of Italian language + 4 guided visits to Siena museums + 2 evening culinary lessons.
  • Suitable both for beginners and advanced students, with the same attitude: learning the practical elements of a foreign language in different environments.
  • Hands-on cooking lessons in the evening.
  • Small group-classes: max 12 students with an average of 8 students per class.
  • 2 Half-day excursions included.
  • Syllabus tailored to specific academic requests and needs.
  • Practical learning experience with project work and real examples.
  • Wine tasting and concert (recital)

6 STARTING LEVELS

  • A1 Breakthrough or beginner
  • A2 Way-stage or elementary
  • B1 Threshold or intermediate
  • B2 Vantage or upper intermediate
  • C1 Effective operational proficiency or advanced
  • C2 Mastery or proficiency

ATTENDANCE & CERTIFICATION

At the end of the course, DA Siena issues a certificate of attendance stating the number of lessons attended as well as the level of Italian competence attained for every language ability in accordance with the Common European Framework for Languages established by the Council of Europe.

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Suitable for the preparation to the PLIDA (Progetto Lingua Italiana Dante Alighieri) official certification of knowledge of Italian language recognized by the Italian Ministry of Education and Ministry of Foreign Office.

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Dante Alighieri Siena boasts an excellent group of Italian instructors, specialized in teaching Italian to foreign adult students. Read more about our academic team below!

Enzo Morano
Director for Academic Affairs, Italian Language, Economy, Banking

Enzo was born in Rotondella (MT) in 1969. He received his BS in Economics and Banking... read more

Alessandra Muzzi
Italian Language, Italian Literature

Alessandra was born in Siena where she obtained a BA in Modern Literature Linguistics... read more

Alessia Vezzoni
Italian Language, History, Philology, Literature

Alessia was born in Cremona in 1983. She received her MA in Italian Philology from the... read more

Andrea Latte
Italian Language, Art History, History of Siena

Originally from Siena, Andrea earned his degree in Literature with specialization in... read more

Angela Mori
Italian language, History of Siena

A native Senese, Angela is graduated in Literature with a specialization in Historical... read more

Claudio Viti
Italian Language, Political and Social Sciences

Claudio was born in Siena, where he received his BS in Pharmacy Science. In 1997 he... read more

Guido Elia
Italian Language, Social Studies

Guido was born in Siena in 1985, he graduated at the Università per Stranieri di Siena... read more

Maria Livia Rennenkampff
Italian Language, Social Sciences

Native of Rome, Maria moved to Siena when she was very young. She has a Master's degree... read more

Ferdinando di Fenza
Italian Chef

Ferdinando's passion for cooking began when he was young. Graduated at the School of... read more

Patrizia Cencioni
Italian Chef

Patrizia was born in Siena, where she started her working experience with the first cooking... read more

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Duration

  • 2 weeks

Includes

  • 30 group lessons
  • 2 cooking classes (4h)
  • equipped kitchen
  • text book
  • 2 excursions
  • 1 wine tasting
  • 4 guided visits to Siena museums
  • 1 concert recital
  • farewell dinner
  • social activities

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