Italian in Milan

Adult learners | Special programs

Special Program with LINGUAVIVA - Milan

Milan

Italy’s richest and second largest city, best-known for being the fashion and design capital of Italy, Milan is Italy's most cosmopolitan city and top study destination for Fashion, Design, Architecture, Engineering, Music, Economics, Fine Arts. Here you have the opportunity to learn Italian, receive a very good preparation for your further academic or professional studies, while discovering a very stimulating and dynamic city.

Our programs

The school promote and encourage international students to learn Italian, to know Italian culture and to experience Italy, offering the best possible learning resources, school facilities and courses in Milan, icon of made in Italy which sums up creativity and technology.

Preparatory Course for Fashion and Design Schools in Milan

  • 20 lessons per week

The aim is to provide students with linguistic tools in order to understand and follow design classes with ease, as well as giving them an overview of fashion or design in Italy.
The didactical material used in class will be adapted to the students’ linguistic competence with high level of professionalism and experience from university qualified teachers.
Students will explore the history of Italian design and fashion over the last century through slide lecture, reading assignments and on-site visits to places of interest for fashion, art and design

Dates: 3rd  August – 28th August; 31st August – 25th September

Our accomodation

Linguaviva propose the following types of accomodations:

Shared flat

High quality accommodation close to our schools, never more than 30 minutes journey by public transport,  in order to have complete freedom.
Single or twin rooms (available only for two students coming together) in a completely furnished flat with 3 or more bedrooms, kitchen and bathroom to be shared with other students.
The other guests in the flat will speak a different language to you, so you will have plenty of opportunity to practice Italian.

Rooms: single or twin (only available for two students travelling together).
Bathroom to be shared with other students in the apartment. Sheets and towels are provided.
Internet WI-FI: available in most flats.
Utilities: heating, electricity, water are included in the accommodation fee.
Duration: from Sunday to Saturday for a minimum of 2 weeks.
 

Independent flat

This option is suitable for those who prefer more privacy and independence. For this accommodation option the minimum age required is 18+.
The flats can be furnished studios or small apartments for one or two people, of varying size and category, fully equipped and you can book through our carefully selected estate agency.
 

Bathroom to be shared with other students in the apartment.
Kitchen tools, sheets and towels are provided.
Internet WI-FI: available in most flats.
Utilities: heating, electricity, water are included in the accommodation fee.
Duration: from Sunday to Saturday for a minimum of 2 weeks.

Families

High quality accommodation close to the school – often just a short walk, and never more than a 15-minute journey by public transport. Carefully selected, many of them have been working with us for several years.
We have a wide variety of families (young couples with or without children, single parent families and others are widows living alone). Living with an Italian family will be very helpful for practicing your Italian. You may not be the only guest staying in this accommodation (usually of different nationality).

TIPS FOR TRAVELERS

Public Holidays:
The school is closed on public and national holidays: 6th January, 6th April, 1st May, 2nd June, 24th June, 8th December and from 21st Dec 2015 to 2nd Jan 2016.

Registration Fee: 80 €

Temperatures

  • Winter1-13º C
  • Spring 10-20º C
  • Summer 20-28º C
  • Fall 10-20º C

Moving around
City Buses
Taxis
Cars

Average prices

  • a cappuccino: 1,40€
  • a cold drink : 2,20€
  • a sandwich : 5,50€
  • a lunchtime meal in inexpensive restaurant : from 15,00€
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: from € 70.00
  • Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar: € 7.30
  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): € 1.50
  • Monthly Pass (Regular Price): € 35.00
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): € 3.20
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): € 1.00