Sample Italian in e-learning

The Università per Stranieri di Siena is launching a beginner level MOOC (Massive Online Open Course). The course is free and a good opportunity to sample some Italian online:

Starting date: 16/5/2016

Buon lavoro!


Applications 2016-17

Applications for 2016-17 courses due to go live 1st April 2016. Watch this space for updates.

A presto.

More ways to study Italian online/blended learning:

Would you like to take your online course to a new level?

Italian is now also available in the BA in Arts (Humanities & Social Sciences) at the National University of Ireland, Galway. This is a new part-time Part-time programmes delivered via blended learning, which prepares students to progress in the rapidly changing global environment. Our flexible, broad-based curriculum allows you to choose a degree pathway that reflects your individual interests and career objectives. The curriculum includes specialisms in Archaeology, Economics, English Literature & Drama, History, Training & Education Management and Modern Languages.

Click here for further details.

Starting dates 2015-2016

After the summer…


Our first face-to-face meetings for students of the Diploma in Italian Online are scheduled as follows:

Beginners, 1st year: Saturday 12th September 12.00am-3.00pm in room AM117 (Arts Millennium Building, Ground Floor) Beginners, 2nd year: Saturday 19th September 10.00am-1.00pm in room AM117 (Arts Millennium Building, Ground Floor) Intermediate, 1st year: Saturday 12th September 2.00-5.00 pm in room AM117 (Arts Millennium Building, Ground Floor)

Here is an interactive map of the campus.

We look forward to meeting you all.

Application deadline approaching for Diploma In Italian Online (2015)

Application deadlines for the Diploma in Italian Online 2015 (Beginners and Intermdiate Levels) are fast approaching.

Information and link to application can be found here: Beginners, Intermediate


39 reasons why Italy is actually the worst

Thinking of visiting Italy? Have a look at this from

Luoghi comuni / common places

Still looking for reasons to study Italian? Maybe this video will help.
(video by the Italian Ministero per lo Sviluppo Economico)

NEW for 2015: Diploma in Italian Online – Intermediate level

We are delighted to announce the launch of a new intermediate level Diploma in Italian Online, starting September 2015.

For information and to apply follow this link

or contact us

Graduation day!

Here are some of the first group of students conferred with the Diploma in Italian Online at NUI Galway on Saturday 18th October 2014.


Group Photo 1

NEW FOR 2014: Exams Online

In order to facilitate participants who cannot travel to Galway for examinations, as from September 2014  exams will be held online on the specified dates at the end of each semester.