"Discover your origins" in Italy
The course “Discover your origins" aims at offering to the descendants of Italian emigrants abroad the opportunity to deepen the Italian language and culture - the same their parents, grandparents, uncles have already passed them down - as well as the possibility to visit the places of origin of their ancestors!
The course includes:
4 daily Italian language group lessons with students of different nationalities; 6 weekly lessons (Monday-Wednesday-Friday) with the following program:
- History of the Italian emigration
- Analysis of the region and the place where the student's ancestors started their journey
- Study of the dialect spoken in the region of origin
- Research on the origins of the student’s surname with the help of the teacher
- Planning the visit to the place of origin of the student’s family
We offer the opportunity to visit the place of origin of the students' families together with a teacher (to be quoted apart), as well as the possibility to start and assist with the procedures for requesting the Italian citizenship (to be quoted apart).To take part in the course it is necessary to have Italian origins, proven by a document attesting the Italian citizenship of the student or the parents / ancestors.
Minimum age: 16 years
Minimum Italian Level: Elementary A2
Minimum number of participants: 2
Please note that in the presence of only 1 participant the number of lessons related to the specific program will be reduced to 3 private lessons per week.
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2 weeks: EUR 255/week
3 to 4 weeks: EUR 245/week
5 to 11 weeks: EUR 225/week
12 weeks: EUR 215/week
A registration fee of EUR 70, valid for 12 months, must be paid for any enrollment
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We offer accommodation in:
Single rooms in host families with breakfast only or half board (breakfast & dinner)
Single rooms in self-catering shared apartments (shared kitchen and bathroom)
Double rooms are available for two people travelling together, even if the accompanying person does not take a language course.
Accommodation is not included in the course price.
About this institute
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