York College

Who is this course aimed at?

People with no previous knowledge of Italian who would like to be able to speak and understand a little when they are on holiday or travelling for work.


Students will acquire basic communication skills in Italian in familiar situations.

Entry Requirements

No previous knowledge needed.

Dates and Times

The 2021/22 academic year start dates are being finalised, applications/pre-enrolments for this course will open around May, please check our website around this time and apply/pre-enrol online. If you have any questions in the meantime please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Course Length

10 weeks.

Course Content

The course includes topics which may include:

  • Introducing yourself & talking about family
  • Talking about where you're from
  • What you do for a living
  • Ordering food and drink in a bar
  • Handling money and general shopping
  • Understanding what there is in town and simple directions

Teaching Method(s)

The course will be taught with a focus on listening, understanding and speaking with some reading and writing.

Exams and Assessments

No formal assessment.


York College certificate.


Beginners plus Italian.

Course Fees


Contact Us

If you would like to enrol, you can do so via our Enrol Now page.

If you have any further questions about York College please email info@yorkcollege.ac.uk or call (01904) 770770.

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