You like online studying but you need to have a structure with a tutor who guides you, corrects your work, gives you feedback and is available in audio/video group classes.
Learn Italian online with the guidance of an experienced and dedicated teacher, get special assignments and written homework corrections, receive personalized feedback, meet the teacher in the audio/video class, take a final exam and obtain the CyberItalian Certificate of Participation.
Tutored courses start every other Monday. Choose the best course for you: Standard 8 Weeks, Intensive 6 Weeks, Extended 12 Weeks.
Students follow online asynchronous sessions and lessons, participate in real time audio/video group classes and receive suggestions, encouragement and personalized feedback from the teacher.
The teacher monitors the student's practice every week.
PLEASE NOTE: these courses are not geared toward high school students. If you are looking for school courses click here.
|Course levels:||Beginner 1, Beginner 2, Intermediate 1, Intermediate 2, Advanced 1, Advanced 2|
FREE: each Tutored Course includes FREE access to ALL CyberItalian self-study lessons (Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced), Ask-the-Prof service, Pronunciation Guides, Voice Recorder and Forums.
|Dates:||Courses start every other Monday|
|Includes:||asynchronous sessions, special assignments, written homework corrections and personalized feedback from the teacher|
|real-time audio/video classes with the teacher (50 minutes each - see Calendar)|
|Class Forum (to post assignments, receive corrections, interact with the teacher and the other students)|
|Certifications:||CyberItalian Certificate of Participation upon successful completion of each course|
|Educational Materials:||Lessons, audio files, pronunciation guides, exercises, grammar and glossary plus additional materials provided during the course|
|Technical Requirements:||Broad-band (DSL or Cable) Internet access - Recent browser (IE, Firefox, etc.) - Headset with microphone - See details|
|Testimonial: "I like the entire concept. The linguistic and pedagogical intelligence." see more testimonials|
The Tutored Courses are a combination of asynchronous sessions and lessons, interaction with the teacher and audio/video classes. They include weekly instructions from the teacher, access to the CyberItalian lessons, special assignments and other educational materials provided during the course.
Special Assignments: besides the self-administered homework in the lessons, the student is required to complete a special assignment and post it in the Class Forum; the teacher will carefully review the assignment, correct it and give suggestions to the student. The teacher will post the corrections and feedback in the Class Forum and in the student's report card.
Audio/Video Group Classes: students meet with the CyberItalian teacher in a Skype audio/video class with co-browsing. Each student participates in the class. The conversation includes the topics presented in the sessions. Each audio/video class is 50 minutes long (see schedule in the Calendar - please note: the Calendar shows your local time, provided that your computer is set on your local time. The schedule may be subject to change).
Class Forum: here the students post assignments and questions for the teacher, receive answers and corrections, and interact with the teacher and with other students. The Class Forum is accessible anytime. Moreover, a student can always contact his/her teacher via email.
The student sees her/his personalized feedback in the Student's Progress Report.
With CyberItalian, Italy is just "a click of the mouse" away!
Depending on your language proficiency and upon completion of the placement test, you will be assigned to one of these levels:
Depending on your needs and time to study and practice, you can choose among the following course duration:
All courses include interaction with an experienced and dedicated teacher, feedback from the teacher and homework correction.
Each week you will receive an email with instructions about the practice for the week.
|Testimonial: "The organization and layout of each topic is superb... and I'm a very critical person - I find it to be the most helpful site that I've come across. Comments: I can't thank you enough! You've explained things that the College Italian books botch up." see more testimonials|
CyberItalian professors and teachers are native speakers of Italian, highly qualified professionals dedicated to the promotion of the Italian language and culture.
|Testimonial: "Thank you for your timely response. I understand and will do as you suggest. I am having fun with the lessons! David" see more testimonials|
Upon successful completion of a course, students shall receive the CyberItalian Certificate of Participation.
If you are an undergraduate or graduate student and you need to receive grades and certifications, please check here our tutored courses for schools.
Please note: If you want to obtain a language proficiency certification officially recognized by the Italian government, you have to take the CELI exam (provided by the University of Foreigners of Perugia) or CILS exam (provided by the University of Foreigners of Siena). These exams can be taken in Italy (at the Universities for Foreigners of Perugia or Siena) or outside of Italy (at the Italian Cultural Institutes available in more than a hundred cities in different countries). Other universities are now offering official certifications.
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