Class Overview

Italian - Level 1 | Seattle Central College - Continuing Education

Continue building on what you learned in Italian - Level 1 in a low-pressure atmosphere.

This class is conducted entirely in Italian, but it's geared to those with little background.

During this class, you will:

  • Review basics from Level 1 (grammar, syntax and pronunciation, phrases and numbers)
  • Expand your listening and speaking skills
  • Learn 300-500 more vocabulary items
  • Study prepositions
  • Learn more time expressions
  • Learn the present tense of -IRE verbs and the present perfect tense
  • Study more of the irregular verbs
  • Gain more confidence in conducting more complex conversations in Italian

See Textbooks & Supplies for required materials.

Learning Outcomes

  • Build upon your existing Italian language skills
  • Expand your vocabulary
  • Increase your understanding of Italian grammar
  • Practice conversing with others and gain experience in speaking Italian

Who Should Take this Class?

  • Anyone with an enthusiasm for learning a new language
  • Those that have completed Italian - Level 1 or have taken previous beginning Italian classes

Student Testimonials

I loved everything about my Italian class. The material is challenging but the professor was consistently supportive and encouraging. -- Barbara Schafer

Location, Instructor & Fees

  • Instructor: Patric Earle
  • Where: Online: Real-time and interactive through videoconferencing
  • Fee: $249