Officially authorized by the Italian Ministry of Education

Junior courses (14-17)

Junior courses are addressed to young students between 14 and 17 years old. They are carried out in fixed weeks and can last one or two weeks. The offered packages include 4 hours course, room in host family with half board, and afternoon or night activities.

Lessons at school are held in the morning. The teaching method is developed for young people, so that the lessons are not tiring and they can learn Italian in a fun way. After the morning lessons, the students have lunch with a supervisor in a self-service restaurant close to the school. The various and fun activities are held in the afternoon by our teachers, so that their safety is guaranteed. The students will stay in host families with half board (breakfast and dinner); all families have been selected and are expert in the field, they will take care of the students with the maximum responsibility. All host families are located within few minutes walk from the school. A fun holiday with new friends is the best reward after an exhausting year of school.

School students on a coach
school students in the classroom

The package includes:

  • Italian lessons at school from 9.00 to 13.00 (20 total hours)
  • Double room in host family with half board (breakfast and dinner)
  • Lunch with the other students at the self-service restaurant close to the school
  • Activities as follows

Dates 2019:

  • July 1st
  • July 15th
  • August 5th
  • August 19th

Walking tours in the historic center of Florence with ice cream

Treasure hunt through the streets of the historic center

Italian cooking lesson with dinner

Visit to a museum with the art history teacher

Afternoon at the pool and aperitif

Half day excursion (Pisa or Siena or Lucca)

Dinner in a pizzeria

Meeting with Italian students for language exchange

The price of the package course+activities+accommodation is 690 Euro

The price includes taxes, books, certificates. The price does not include the trip.

On request, it is possible to extend the stay by one week.

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Our students say

  • I have really enjoyed my time at Instituto il David. The lessons were very good as they involved a lot of interaction with all in the class. I feel...
    Hilary Borg , Britain 15 June 2015



  • Right in the city centre of Florence

    The Italian language school is located in the heart of Florence, within walking distance of all the most important monuments and the central station.

  • 30 years of teaching

    The school was established in 1983, one of the first Italian language schools in Italy. The experience of over 30 years is a guarantee of professionalism and reliability.

  • Quality of the courses at affordable prices

    Our all inclusive prices are among the best even if you consider that we provide also accommodations, all in the city center.

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