Weekend Immersion

This 16-hour course will prepare you to find your way around Italy and enjoy interacting with its people. It focuses on real, practical situations of Italian in daily life, employing a variety of  learning materials and videos.



If you are a member of an Italian-American organization collaborating with ICS, please apply your discount coupon during the final checkout process. Please note that discounts cannot be combined; if you have a discount code, you cannot select other discount options.

    Please register multiples sessions separately.
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Class activities include strong student participation, cultural presentations, simulations, songs, role playing and many other group activities.

Learn how to: introduce yourself, go through customs formalities, take public transportation (taxi, bus, train), ask for directions, make hotel reservations, order at a restaurant, rent a car, refill your tank, buy train tickets, postcards, stamps, inquire about prices for food, arts and crafts, souvenirs, clothing, and shoes!

Grammatical points: Articles: definite/indefinite, Nouns: gender/number, Adjectives: possessive/qualitative, Prepositions,Verbs: present/simple past/commands

Material & Methods: Role-playing, Handouts, Songs and Videos.

When: Saturday and Sunday, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm in Bethesda.

PLEASE NOTE: Minimum of 8 students required, or course will meet for 13 hrs. instead of 16 hrs.