7 May

Online Italian Beginner Course 2

Online Italian Beginner 2 (A1)

This course is for students who have previously completed approximately 20 hours of Italian. Our course for complete beginners is here.

OfCourseItalian is pleased to announced its new Online Beginners Italian Course.
We will meet for twelve classes of ninety minutes each. You will receive an invitation  via Webex, all you have to do is click on the link and this will connect you to the online class. On the virtual class you will meet the other students and your tutor.

Let’s start speaking Italian!

Please download Webex before your class starts here:

In addition to the online course, your tutor will provide you with homework assignments before your next class.. This course requires students to have an email address, an internet connection, access to a tablet, smartphone or computer. Please note that OfCourseItalian is unable to provide any technical support for students’ personal equipment.

During the class we will use the text book “Nuovo Espresso 1 ” (not included in the course price).

  • Unit 1
    • Talking about leisure
    • Expressing likes and dislikes
    • Days of the week
    • Talking about the time
    • Adverbs of frequency: di solitosemprespessoqualche voltamai
    • Prepositions: conal
    • Indirect object pronouns: miti Le
    • Interrogative: perchè
    • Verbs: dormireandaregiocareleggereascoltarepiacere
  • Unit 2
    • Booking a hotel room
    • Making a request
    • Renting an apartment
    • Talking about the date
    • Ordinal numbers
    • Months of the year
    • Writing a letter
    • There is, There are
    • Preposition: da
    • Interrogative: quanto
    • Prepositional contractions
    • Verbs: prenotarepoterevenirechiuderefunzionare
  • Unit 3
    • Describing places
    • Asking for and giving directions
    • Talking about time
    • The partitive
    • The ci of place
    • Adjective-noun agreement
    • Interrogatives: quandoquale
    • molto as adjective and adverb
    • Verbs: saperedovere

Conversational Italian and an introduction to cultural practices, with a focus on clear explanation of basic language principles.
Topics (as related to textbook). The syllabus of the course may vary depending on the pace of learning of the class.

Nuovo Espresso 1 (Alma edizioni), Units 4-6 (Italian language only).

Class Plan:

12 Sessions that aim to build general basic comprehension and communication skills in elementary Italian.

Planned learning outcomes
By the end of this course students should be able to:

  1. Understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type.
  2. Can introduce him/herself and others and can ask and answer questions about personal details such as where he/she lives, people he/she knows and things he/she has.
  3. Can interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.
  4. Can demonstrate the skills, language and attitudes required for further study of Italian.

Join Us

You can sign up for our Online Beginners Course by clicking here and entering your details. I will then send you an invoice to pay and book your course.
Your place is not confirmed until payment is made so we ask that you pay for your place within 24 hours. 
Please note that group courses are generally small and get fully booked quickly. We follow a first come first serve policy.

Personal tuition by professionals

We are experts in teaching Italian language, we take you from beginner to fluent through a highly structured syllabus.

We interview our tutors in person to ensure that we only employ the very best teachers.

OfCourseItalian tutors are native speakers, have a university degree and a teaching qualification. We all have a proven track of teaching excellence, but above all we are passionate about what we do.

Class Plan:

12 Sessions that aim to build general basic comprehension and communication skills in elementary Italian.


, Online using Webex

Course price:


7 May, 2020
06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
Class size:
6 Students
Places available.

4 people have expressed interest.

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