50+ course

Who are they aimed at?

The 50+ courses cater to “senior” students who want to combine group language classes with a rich program of cultural activities, excursions and seminars developed for them

Useful information

Start of the courses

7 May 2018 and 8 October 2018

Length

2 weeks

Lessons

4 classes (each lasting 45 minutes) a day, 20 classes a week

Number of students

Up to 12 students per class


This course offers students aged 50 and above the chance to combine the study of the Italian language with a pleasant, rewarding holiday in Italy. Participants are enrolled in our regular language classes with international students of all ages, while the cultural program is specifically tailored to “mature” students and includes guided tours of Rome, a day trip to a cultural hotspot outside Rome, a seminar on Italian wine or cuisine and other interesting activities.

Cultural Program

The cultural program includes 4 guided tours in and outside Rome with historical-cultural itineraries that vary depending on the time of year: guided tours of Rome with experts in art history and architecture

Below are some examples:

  • Guided tours along various cultural and historic routes
  • excursions to the areas around Rome: Ostia Antica, Tivoli, Cerveteri, Bracciano
  • a weekend day trip to Orvieto (Umbria) with a guided tour and lunch in a typical local restaurant
  • a seminar on Italian food or wine
  • Dinner in a pizzeria

Accommodation

On request, the school offers participants a variety of housing options close to the school for the duration of their course. The school's housing coordinator (segreteria@torredibabele.com) carefully chooses accommodation based on the participant's request.

  • Single or double rooms in shared apartments with Italians. In this type of accommodations kitchen and bathroom are shared.
  • Rooms in hotels of different categories.
  • Rooms in B&B
  • Independent apartments and studios (contact our office segreteria@torredibabele.com for availability)

The enrollment fee and cost of the textbook are not included

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Useful information

Start of the courses

7 May 2018 and 8 October 2018

Length

2 weeks

Lessons

4 classes (each lasting 45 minutes) a day, 20 classes a week

Number of students

Up to 12 students per class