Course of Italian language and culture for Chinese students of the «Marco Polo» and «Turandot» project.


The six-month course is intended for Chinese students who want to register at Italian Universities and learn or improve their knowledge of the Italian language and culture before the start of the university lessons in Italy.

During the course, students will acquire the necessary linguistic, social, practical and cultural skills to develop the tools to handle academic studies effectively, to carry out everyday tasks and have an understanding of the most interesting aspects of the Italian culture.

Lessons are in the morning from Monday to Friday, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and twice a week also in the afternoon from 2.30 to 5 p.m., for a total of 25 hours per week. At the end of the course a certificate of attendance will be issued on demand to those who attended the lessons regularly (maximum 20% of absences).

In addition to studying the Italian language and culture in the morning, students can choose among a broad variety of cultural and leisure activities in the afternoon, in the evening and at the weekend. The guided tour to Urbino is also included in the cost of the course. See the complete program in the ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS section.


total hours per level 600
hours per week 25 (20 morning + 5 in two afternoons)
levels A1, A2, B1, B2*
minimum number of students 20
lessons timetable 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. from Monday to Friday; 2.30 - 5 p.m. twice a week
period of the lessons
October/November - August:
see page in the homepage


six-month fee

Please contact Lingua Ideale


*The levels are activated according to the number of registered students and to the kind of registration.