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Italian Beginner to Advanced


Course duration


Course outcome

This course will give you the confidence to speak Italian freely and with flair. Not a formal qualification.

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.


No formal assessment. Revision scheme and regular self-assessment tests.

Study Options

This course is only available as a study pack

Study Options

or £10.54 /month*
Course code: LAN010
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*Pay monthly option available via Snap Finance on payment page in checkout


Course overview

  • Give you the confidence to speak Italian freely and with flair
  • Online audio for computer and mobile devices
  • Use an 8 CD set to listen to Italian to help pronounce words and become familiar with sentences
  • Understand Italian by listening and reading
  • Learn about new themes and useful Italian words and phrases
  • Develop your conversational skills and confidence
  • Learn more than 2,000 Italian words
  • Speak, read and write Italian to a high level

Study when and where you want, at your own pace!

Speaking a language is an active skill. And the philosophy behind this course is that you will learn more quickly by listening and speaking, instead of being bogged down with too much theory work. So that’s why this course shows you how to speak Italian from the very first lesson.

In addition to the CD’s, you will also receive free audio for computer and mobile, to listen on the go!

Course content

  • Talking about yourself
  • Making light conversation
  • Socialising
  • Business scenarios

  • Hotels
  • Restaurants
  • Bars

  • Directions
  • Public transport
  • Car hire

  • Shopping
  • Post office
  • Bank
  • Local authorities

  • Doctor
  • Dentist
  • Hospital
  • Police

Extra Information

The course is divided into separate levels (beginner, intermediate and advanced). As this is a self-study course it is up to yourself to test your own knowledge. There is a revision scheme and regular self-assessment tests included to ensure you retain the new language as you progress through the course.

You can study this course entirely at your own pace. There are no time limits and you can revisit the course as much as you need to.

You will study this course by distance learning, which will enable you to learn when and where you want. You will study this course through 8 audio language CD’s a handbook, textbook and oral exercise book.

You will also have access to online audio for computer and mobile devices so you can listen on the go!

This is a self-study course, which is ideal for those who enjoy learning and are not interested in obtaining a formal qualification.

This course will give you the confidence to speak Italian freely and with flair. This course does not give you a formal qualification.


You will need to be able to read basic English to complete this course.

  • 8 audio CDs
  • Online audio for computer or phone
  • Handbook
  • Textbook
  • Oral exercise book
  • Carry case
  • FREE XO Student Discounts membership
  • FREE CV critique service
  • FREE employability guide to help you impress future employers

No. Everything you need is included in the price!

It's not a problem. We offer a course replacement service, so if you get into trouble and your course pack is lost or damaged, our Learner Services Team can provide you with a new set of materials for a one-time additional fee.

That's not a problem. We want to make sure you're 100% confident about enrolling on the course and starting your study. So, just give our team of education specialists a call on 03300 563 100 and they'll do their best to help.

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