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The Italian Academy



Via San Giovanni alle Catacombe 7
96100 Siracusa SR

(+39) 0931 61424


In the heart of the enchanting city of Siracusa, a unique range of Italian language courses: general Italian, cooking and wine tasting, history, photography and exciting eco-tours. 30 years experience. Highly qualified teaching team.


The School

  • 30 years experience; Accredited by the MIUR, Italian Ministry of Education.
  • Highly qualified teachers.
  • Centrally located, modern premises
  •  WIFI and air-conditioning throughout, media centre and computer lab
  • Rich program of excursions and cultural activities
  • CILS  and DITALS (University of Siena Certification of Italian for students and teachers) preparation and examination centre .

Our courses

All year round General Italian courses, structured in line with the Common European Framework. All levels from A1 to C2. Unique range of focused Italian+ courses: “Food and Wine”, “History, Myths and Culture” and “The Sicilian Adventure”. Long term options available, including academic electives in archaeology, history, history of art and Italian literature.

Our teaching method

Based on the communicative approach. Classes focus on developing the 4 language skills, with emphasis placed on interactive communication and an attentive analysis of each student’s needs. Topics covered in class are closely related to the rich program of activities.

Special services

Specialized cooking classes, history courses, eco-tours, photography courses.

What Included

  • Course tuition and materials
  • Accommodation 
  • Leisure and cultural activities
  • Airport transfers
  • 24/7 student support
  • Free tandem exchange with local students


Service Type

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