Idlewild’s language courses are fun and practical, and were named "Best of New York 2012" by New York Magazine.
The classes are taught in our beautiful store, not a stuffy classroom, by Stefano Di Cicco, a native of Rome with 15 years’ teaching experience and a dynamic and participatory method that will have you speaking from the very first class.
Is this class for you?
Our Italian for Beginners course is an introduction to the Italian language, intended for people who have never studied Italian or people who studied the language many years ago but are rusty. The course includes presentation and practice of the following situations and grammar topics:
Each of the eight lessons includes teacher presentation and student participation, including pair or group work.
About our classes
If you wish to cancel your registration, you must contact Idlewild by telephone or email at least seven days before the start date of your class to receive a refund.
If you wish to postpone your registration to a later session, you must contact Idlewild by telephone or email at least three days before the start date of your class to receive a credit toward a future session (good for one year).
Idlewild is an international bookstore with locations in Manhattan and Brooklyn.
Our language classes were named "Best of New York" by New York Magazine and are taken by more than 3000 New Yorkers every year.