The objective of the course is to enable students to develop Italian language skills, equipping students with the the knowledge to communicate in a variety of contexts with confidence. This is a chance to gain a recognised,
worthwhile qualification in a language that can open up a beautiful country and culture to you for life.
The topics and format will be familiar from the study of GCSE languages. Italian has many lexical similarities with fellow romance languages French and Spanish, and is a very beautiful language both to speak and listen to. It is also rated as relatively easy to learn for English speakers.
Chi ha l’amor nel petto, ha lo sprone a’fi anchi – He who has love in his chest, has spurs in his sides.