Italian - Beginners

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An introduction to the Italian language!

This course is ideal if you would like to learn a new language in a supportive & friendly environment for the purposes of travel or leisure. Take your first step towards learning the Italian language today.

Learning outcomes:

With the guidance and knowledge of our experienced tutor, you will be able to hold short conversations with by the end of this course.

Topics covered may include:

  • Alphabet & counting
  • Manners & introductions
  • Rules of grammar
  • Purchasing items & Cultural tips
  • Directions & Telling the time

Please note:

  • Topics are subject to change without notice as classes are tailored around student skill levels at the time.
  • Sometimes a course is either postponed or cancelled if there is not enough enrolments.. It is therefore wise to purchase your requirements after your class has been confirmed (usually within three working days of the proposed start date).

Requirements List:

  • Notepad & pen
  • Recommend: Activity book called Contatti 1 Activity Book, by Mariolina Freeth & Giuliana Checketts (HODDER ARNOLD) 1st, 2nd or 3rd Edition.

At WEA Hunter we offer a wide variety of Business, Lifestyle & Leisure courses at various locations throughout Newcastle and the Hunter Region.
Course enrolment must be accompanied by a fee; we are unable to hold places for people or accept deposits on Lifestyle courses. Once enrolment is completed students will receive a course confirmation either in writing or by email. This course confirmation constitutes a receipt.
Please check your confirmation letter to ensure you have the correct time, date and location of your course as well as any necessary requirements. There is a room directory located at each venue directing you to your classroom. Vending machines are located at both Laman & King street venues and parking fees will apply.
Please visit our website to read our Fee, Withdrawal and Refund Policy ( This policy outlines your options for situations where WEA Hunter or WEA Coast cancels a course, or where you are unable to attend the course you have enrolled in. Please contact one of our friendly staff if you have any enquiries or need to make any changes to your enrolment.
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