Language course Italian in Cilento

Accademia Italiana Juniors

The Summer Junior Camp takes place in the primary tourist village of Ascea (2 hours from Salerno), situated in the heart of the Cilento National Park. Ascea is well known for its fine sandy wide beaches and its blue sea which earned the “blue flag” eco-label award. Students stay in a resort immersed in the olive groves and with direct access to a private beach; the ideal place for a relaxing, exciting and safe study abroad experience! Parents can also choose to stay together with their children at the resort, which enables the whole family to enjoy their holiday together and learn Italian at the same time!

Characteristics of our partner school in Cilento:

  • Located in the Cilento National Park
  • Private beach
  • Restaurant (vegetarian options also available)
  • Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour supervision of tutors
  • Highly qualified staff
  • International groups
  • Varied activity programme with lots of outdoor activities (e.g. archery, sports, dance)

Social programme

The programme for 11-16 year olds has a good balance between lessons and activities. This way, you will learn the language while having fun at the sea and with outdoor activities. Some examples are:

  • Sport activities (beach volley, football, dance, aqua-gym, etc.)
  • Cooking lessons
  • Art and Craft lessons (pottery and painting)
  • Role plays and acting
  • Archery lessons

 

The programme also includes 2 excursions, to the archeological sites Paestum and Velia. Furthermore, the resort has a private sandy beach with beach umbrellas and chairs. Students can access the beach at any time under the supervision of our tutors.

Intensive (11-16 years)

This 2-week course is designed for young students aged 11 to 16 years old. The course is offered in summer and takes place on the coast, in Ascea (approx. 95 km from Salerno). The youth course consists of 20 Italian language lessons per week. Accommodation is in bungalows (with 4 beds) on a holiday resort with full board. The program also includes an extensive activity and excursion program (like sports and game activities, cooking lessons, etc.). Students can use the swimming pool at the resort and there is access to the private beach of the resort. A return transfer from the airport in Naples to the accommodation is included.

 

Lessons

Language lessons focus on building communication in order to improve your fluency in Italian. In addition to formal language skills training, lessons include a wide range of activities which help students to practice the language while having fun. Most of the activities focus on vocabulary in order to prepare students for the leisure activities in the afternoon. All the lessons run from Monday to Friday (09:00 a.m. 12:30 p.m.). Each lesson has a duration of 45 minutes. On the first day, a placement test will ensure that you are placed at the right level. All teachers are professionally trained with specialized qualifications in teaching Italian to children and teenagers, in addition to their degree.

 

Activity programme

The programme for 11-16 year olds has a good balance between lessons and activities. This way, you will learn the language while having fun at the sea and with outdoor activities. Some examples are:

  • Sport activities (beach volley, football, dance, aqua-gym, etc.)
  • Cooking lessons
  • Art and Craft lessons (pottery and painting)
  • Role plays and acting
  • Archery lessons

 

The programme also includes 2 excursions, to the archeological sites Paestum and Velia. Furthermore, the resort has a private sandy beach with beach umbrellas and chairs. Students can access the beach at any time under the supervision of our tutors.

Minimum age is 11 year .

Prices 2017

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Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks  
Intensive (11-16 years) with resort, 4 person room, fullboard 1500
Starting dates:  

03/07, 17/07

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

The youth course Cilento also includes: return transfer Naples, activities, excursions and accommodation in full board in 4 bed bungalows in a resort village by seaside in Cilento.

Info resort:  

The junior course in Cilento is including full board: buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner (beverages not included).

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • return transfer to Naples Airport
  • Activities & Excursions

Family course / children (11-16 years)

This 2-week course is designed for parents with children aged 11 to 16 years old who want to learn the Italian language together. The course is offered in summer and takes place on the coast, in Ascea (approx. 95 km from Salerno). Both parents and children have 20 Italian language lessons per week. Accommodation is in bungalows (with 4 beds) on a holiday resort with full board. The program also includes an extensive activity and excursion program. Students can use the swimming pool at the resort and there is access to the private beach of the resort. A return transfer from the airport in Naples to the accommodation is included.

Minimum age is 11 year .

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Number of lessons per week:
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • return transfer to Naples Airport
  • Activities & Excursions

Family course / parents

This 2-week course is designed for parents with children aged 11 to 16 years old who want to learn the Italian language together. The course is offered in summer and takes place on the coast, in Ascea (approx. 95 km from Salerno). Both parents and children have 20 Italian language lessons per week. Accommodation is in bungalows (with 4 beds) on a holiday resort with full board. The program also includes an extensive activity and excursion program. Students can use the swimming pool at the resort and there is access to the private beach of the resort. A return transfer from the airport in Naples to the accommodation is included

Minimum age is 11 year .

Prices 2017

By clicking on a price, the booking form will be filled out automatically.

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Number of lessons per week:
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • return transfer to Naples Airport
  • Activities & Excursions

Holiday resort

The resort is located on the coast, Cilento (in the town of Ascea). Accommodation is in 4 bed bungalows with shared bathroom. Each bungalow has a double bunk bed, a double bed, 1 private bathroom and a small garden where you can relax with other students. Bungalows are equipped in a simple but very comfortable way.
The bungalow is shared with other students of the same sex. Daily cleaning is included in the programme.

Breakfast, lunch and dinner are taken in the restaurant at the resort village. The restaurant has its own catering staff and provides a wide choice of dishes
at every meal. There is always a vegetarian option and special dietary needs can be catered for subject to discussion with the catering manager.

During the course students can use the facilities of the resort (like the swimming pool, tennis courts, volleyball courts, etc). The resort also organizes various activities (dance, aqua-gym, evening shows).

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The Italian Summer Camp for students aged 11–16 offers you the possibility to learn Italian in the beautiful setting of Cilento Coast, in a seaside destination. The Cilento Park, with over 18,000 hectares, is one of Italy’s largest nature reserves and it is a World Heritage UNESCO protected site. The astonishing natural and unspoiled landscapes include mountain paths, olive tree hills and golden beaches. This is the ideal place for people who love both mountain and sea. Besides nature, you will also find historical and cultural points of interest, such as the remains of two major cities from classical times: Paestum and Velia.

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"I had the best summer ever!"

Cathy, Valencia

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