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A wide range of courses to suit all abilities.

♦ Please note - when you see this against a course, it means that it runs for three terms beginning in September. New learners should not enrol after that term.  All other courses may be joined at any term.

Available Classes

♦ Italian Level 1

This course is for absolute beginners, and will enable the learner to survive in Italy, buying food, travelling, making bookings and communicating with strangers. It will also give a basic background to the culture and the do's and don'ts of life in modern Italy. Uses 'Talk Italian 1' (BBC Publications). 

With Steve Andrews,

Tuesday Afternoon

♦ Italian Level 2

For those who have completed the Beginners Course or who have invested some time in independent study. If you are unsure about the level please discuss with the tutor. We review previous knowledge, fill the gaps and build on what we know. Topics include booking holidays, accommodation, asking for directions, shopping, weather and more besides! Uses 'Nuovo Progetto Italiano 1a' Edilingua publications (www.italianbookshop.co.uk) ISBN 978-960-693-125-3 

With Steve Andrews,

Monday Morning

♦ Italian Level 3

This course is a continuation of the exploration of the Italian language. Most people in the group will have studied for two years previously and wish to continue their studies. Uses 'Nuovo Progetto Italiano 1b' ISBN 978-960-693-126-0 

With Steve Andrews,

Friday Morning

♦ Italian Level 5

Aimed at students who have completed at least 4 years study and have a good conversational grasp of the language since lessons and discussions will be conducted in Italian. Nuovo Progetto Italiano 2a. ISBN: 978-960-7706-75-1

With Steve Andrews,

Wednesday Morning

Class Times

Unless otherwise stated, standard class times are as follows:

Morning: 10:00 - 12:00
Midday: 12:15 - 14:15
Afternoon: 14:30 - 16:30

How to book

It is currently not possible to book or make payments via this website. To do this you will need to contact the office (0151 645 0066).  We will help you with any details you require, and advise the availability of places on the courses or events. Most courses cost £54 per ten-week term, but there are some exceptions.

You will need to come in to the office to complete enrolment forms and pay by card, cash or cheque (made payable to Wirral 3Ls).

We recommend you enquire as early as possible as places fill up very quickly. (Don't wait until term starts!)

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