At DA Siena you will study Italian language in the mornings and, twice a week, you will take our hands-on evening cooking classes with our expert Chefs. Experience the beauty of this everlasting course: learn to cook meals that you will actually be able to make for your friends and family for years to come!
Our hands-on Italian cooking school begin with the study of ingredients followed by a brief description of the recipes and a detailed step by step process explanation of the four/five course meal you are...
This program is specifically geared to travellers over 50 who want to study Italian and, at the same time, learn more about the history, the culture, the traditions and the society of Sicily including cooking, food and wines of Sicily!!! It's the perfect way to enjoy a full cultural experience in a leisure time while socializing with new friends. Language classes take place in the morning, with a whole range of cultural activities and excursions following in the afternoons and evenings.
The course caters for all those students who intend attending a training course for chefs or a course
of specialisation in Italian Cuisine, and who need adequate language preparation. The course is also
recommended for those students who - whatever their job or occupation may be - want to get to
know better this fascinating aspect of Italian culture.
Thanks to the experience of our teachers, the students can learn and appreciate the masterpieces of the greatest Venetian artists in painting, sculpture and architecture from the middle-ages to the contemporary age.
This experience will be unforgettable, since all the artistic works can be seen in the places they were designed for by Carpaccio, Bellini, Tiziano, Tintoretto, Veronese, Tiepolo, Sansovino, Palladio, Canova, Scarpa and many others.
If the things you love the most are the Italian language and Italian cuisine, there is good news for you: at One World you can combine these two passions in one course!
In the morning you will attend the Standard Italian course, from Monday to Friday, from 9:15 to 13:00, with a 25-minute break, for a total of 20 hours per week.
In the afternoon, you will learn how to prepare some typical dishes of traditional Italian and Sardinian cuisine, thanks to the cooking class, divided into 2 weekly meetings.
This course is perfect for those who want to combine a language course with Italian food and wine.
The course is focused on food and wine topics and there is the possibility to attend cooking or sommelier workshops in the afternoon.
The praticse/culture course is designed for students' accompanies or for persons that know already the language and want just to praticse it. Every day you will be drawn into an activity prepared before in the class.
This course is addressed to people loving Italy, Turin, Piedmont and its music.
Standard tuition in class on different kind of Italian music: opera, traditional folk music, most famous Italiansong writers and pop music.
We want to dedicate a special week for those who appreciate a literary approach to the Italian language and culture.
The standard group course (12 units weekly) in the morning place importance on reading and analyzing extracts from Turin and Piedmont writers' works.
Special program for people loving Italian but also the Agnelli family, Fiat and above all our football team Juventus.
Italian tuition in class will have specific subjects: the history of Agnelli family, the history of Fiat and auto design, the history of Juventus, its most famous players and greates successes.
The course shows the most important steps in the history of fashion. Through photos, movies and paintings, the lessons will give a clear image of the changing tastes and sensibility that have occurred in Italy in the last years.
2-weeks of Italian Language and Culture lessons + 2-weeks of Italian Gastronomy
COME AND STUDY ITALIAN IN THE VERY HEART OF ITALY!
Our school is the only one in Italy where you not only get a wonderful and inexpensive holiday learning Italian, but you are also able to participate with your teachers as guides in a wide range of activities:
Visit beautiful Italian cities (Rome, Florence, Bologna, Assisi, Siena, Venice etc.).