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 The courses include:

 

 Beginning Level 1 (A1)

 Beginning Level 2 (A1)

 Beginning Level 3 (A1)

 Beginning Level 4 (A1-A2)

 

 Upon completion, students will proceed to:

 Pre-Intermediate 1 (A2)

                                                 Pre-Intermediate 2 (A2)

To review the courses' descriptions please scroll down the page.

Please note they are displayed in date and time order not in level order. Classes are offered once per week for ten weeks. The cost of the 10-week session is $295 with a required 1 year membership of $40 for an individual. Membership allows us to offer you a discount on classes as well as various events throughout the year.

In addition, please take note of grammar workshops, as well as other special course offerings which may be available for beginner level students. Tuition amounts may vary.

Upcoming events

    • 06 Jul 2020
    • 5:30 PM (CDT)
    • 10 Sep 2020
    • 7:30 PM (CDT)
    • ZOOM meeting
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    The goal of this course is for students to be able to greet others and introduce themselves, ask for information, describe their house, family, objects, and their location. Each class will provide information and discussion on cultural aspects of Italian life. 


    No classes on Monday September 7, Labor Day. That week's class will take place on Thursday September 10, same time. 


    Please use these links to Applause Learning, and order a copy of your text and workbook prior to the first day of class:


    Textbook: NEW ITALIAN ESPRESSO

    Workbook: NEW ITALIAN ESPRESSO_WORKBOOK




     


    • 06 Jul 2020
    • 5:30 PM (CDT)
    • 10 Sep 2020
    • 7:30 PM (CDT)
    • ZOOM meeting
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    The goal of this course is for students to be able to speak more extensively about themselves, their profession, their likes and dislikes. Students will also learn how to handle situations related to ordering at restaurants, shops, ask about prices, clothes, and daily activities. Each class will provide information and discussion on cultural aspects of Italian life.

    No classes on Monday September 7, Labor Day. That week's class will take place on Thursday September 10, same time. 

    Prerequisite: completion of Beginner 1

    Please contact the school if you have not taken any other classes at ICC before registering. An instructor will assess your level.

    Use these links to Applause Learning, and order a copy of your text and workbook prior to the first day of class:

    Textbook: NEW ITALIAN ESPRESSO

    Workbook: NEW ITALIAN ESPRESSO_WORKBOOK




     




     


    • 08 Jul 2020
    • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM (CDT)
    • Zoom meeting
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    ONLINE: How To Express Opinions: Congiuntivo Presente In Musica

    Join us for a two hour workshop focused on how to express opinions by using congiuntivo. Led by our native instructor, Luisa O'Gara, students will work on the comprehension of a popular song by Giorgio Gaber, the pioneer of the Italian musical genre Teatro Canzone (song theater). Students will practice through a variety of exercises focused on the use of congiuntivo presente in comparison to its use in English.  

    Prerequisite: Pre-Intermediate 2.

    This is a one time workshop, which will be held on Wednesday, July 8, from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m.  The cost is $35 for members and $45 for non-members. Please register and remit payment here to reserve you place in class.


    Contact Peggy at info@theitalianculturalcenter.org with your questions.

    All courses must be cancelled at least 72 hours in advance to qualify for a refund, less an administrative fee.




     










    • 08 Jul 2020
    • 5:30 PM (CDT)
    • 09 Sep 2020
    • 7:30 PM (CDT)
    • Zoom Meeting
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    The goal of this course is for students to be able to communicate about past events, to write a letter or converse on the phone, to express feelings and emotions, using different past tenses. Each class will provide information and discussion on cultural aspects of Italian life.

    Please contact the school if you have not taken any other classes at ICC before registering. An instructor will assess your level.

    Please use these links to Applause Learning, and order a copy of your textbooks prior to the first day of class:

    Textbook:

    NUOVO ESPRESSO 2  WITH DVD (audio and video)

                                                         OR

    NUOVO ESPRESSO 2 WITHOUT DVD. The school will provide you with online access to the audios and videos via the publisher's website.

    Workbook: 

    NUOVO ESPRESSO 2 - Esercizi supplementari






    • 09 Jul 2020
    • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM (CDT)
    • Zoom Meeting
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    ONLINE: How to tell stories in the past - Passato Prossimo

    Join us for a two hour workshop focused on how to tell stories in the past. Led by our native instructor Mirella Heimpel, students will practice how the passato prossimo is used in Italian in comparison to the use of the past tense in English.  

    Prerequisite: Beginning Level 2.

    This is a one time workshop, which will be held on Thursday, July 9, from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m.  The cost is $35 for members and $45 for non-members. Please register and remit payment here to reserve you place in class.


    Contact Peggy at info@theitalianculturalcenter.org with your questions.

    All courses must be cancelled at least 72 hours in advance to qualify for a refund, less an administrative fee.













    • 09 Jul 2020
    • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM (CDT)
    • Zoom Meeting
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    ONLINE: How to tell stories in the past - Passato Prossimo

    Join us for a two hour workshop focused on how to tell stories in the past. Led by our native instructor Ileana Tamberlani, students will practice how the passato prossimo is used in Italian in comparison to the use of the past tense in English.  

    Prerequisite: Beginning Level 3.

    This is a one time workshop, which will be held on Thursday, July 9, from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m.  The cost is $35 for members and $45 for non-members. Please register and remit payment here to reserve you place in class.


    Contact Peggy at info@theitalianculturalcenter.org with your questions.

    All courses must be cancelled at least 72 hours in advance to qualify for a refund, less an administrative fee.













    • 15 Jul 2020
    • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM (CDT)
    • Zoom Meeting
    • 1
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    ONLINE - How to describe current events: Verbi al presente

    Join us for a two hour workshop focused on how to express yourself when describing current events and plans by reviewing verbi al presente. Led by our native instructor Ileana Tamberlani, students will practice regular/irregular, as well as modal verbs in meaningful contexts.

     Prerequisite: Beginning Level 1

    This is a one time workshop, which will be held on Wednesday, July 15, from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m. The cost is $35 for members and $45 for non-members. Please register and remit payment here to reserve you place in class.


    Contact Peggy at info@theitalianculturalcenter.org with your questions.

    All courses must be cancelled at least 72 hours in advance to qualify for a refund, less an administrative fee.



     










    • 16 Jul 2020
    • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM (CDT)
    • Zoom Meeting
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    ONLINE How to talk about daily routines: Verbi Riflessivi

    Join us for a two hour workshop focused on how to use verbi riflessivi. Led by our native instructor, Ileana Tamberlani, students will practice how to properly utilize these verbs through exercises related to daily activities and routines.  

    Prerequisite: Beginning Level 3.

    This is a one time workshop, which will be held on Thursday, July 16, from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m. The cost is $35 for members and $45 for non-members. Please register and remit payment here to reserve you place in class.


    Contact Peggy at info@theitalianculturalcenter.org with your questions.

    All courses must be cancelled at least 72 hours in advance to qualify for a refund, less an administrative fee.



     










    • 23 Jul 2020
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CDT)
    • Zoom Meeting
    • 3
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    ONLINE Vocabulary Building Workshop - Topic: ABBIGLIAMENTO

    Join us for a one hour workshop focused on how to build and practice vocabulary and expressions used in various communicative contexts. Led by our native instructor Romina Montanari, students will practice vocabulary regarding clothing and will use the expressions needed while shopping.

    Prerequisite: Beginning Level 3.

    This is a one time workshop, which will be held on Thursday, July 23, from 7 until 8 p.m. The cost is $15 for members and $25 for non-members. Please register and remit payment here to reserve you place in class.


    Contact Peggy at info@theitalianculturalcenter.org with your questions.

    All courses must be cancelled at least 72 hours in advance to qualify for a refund, less an administrative fee.









    • 30 Jul 2020
    • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM (CDT)
    • Italian Cultural Center, 528 Hennepin Avenue
    • 2
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    ONLINE Workshop: LA  bellA linguA!  Agreement of article, adjective, noun - Accordo articolo, aggettivo, nome                       

    Join us for a two hour workshop focused on the agreement of article, adjective, and noun. Led by our native instructor Mirella Heimpel, students will review and practice how to correctly apply the rules of agreement.

    Prerequisite: Beginning Level 2

    When:  Thursday, July 30

    Time:  5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

    Where:  Zoom Online Class

    Cost:  $35 for ICC members and $45 for non-members.














    • 20 Aug 2020
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CDT)
    • Zoom Meeting
    • 5
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    ONLINE Vocabulary Building Workshop - Topic: CIBO

    Join us for a one hour workshop focused on how to build and practice vocabulary and expressions used in various communicative contexts. Led by our native instructor, Romina Montanari, students will practice vocabulary regarding the Italian favorite - FOOD!

    Prerequisite: Beginning Level 3.

    This is a one time workshop, which will be held on Thursday, July 23, from 7 until 8 p.m. The cost is $15 for members and $25 for non-members. Please register and remit payment here to reserve you place in class.


    Contact Peggy at info@theitalianculturalcenter.org with your questions.

    All courses must be cancelled at least 72 hours in advance to qualify for a refund, less an administrative fee.






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