Did you know ….. that there are a variety of ways to learn/improve/practice Italian here in Lucca? From cultural activities to the traditional classroom meetings there is something here for everyone.
The first three schools offer a wide variety of courses, many which are coupled with experiences such as photography, food, and cinema (just to name a few). Most of these schools offer courses which last 1 or 2 weeks with an individual or group option, but you must check their websites to see the scope of their offerings. The final school, CPIA, is a state sponsored school for which you must be a resident of Lucca.
Language classes (group or private) or combined classes and cultural activities (cooking, cinema, etc.) offered year-round.
Location: Via dei Bacchettoni, 25, 55100 Lucca
Koinè Center offers a unique approach to Italian language learning. Flexible, varied, and effective, our classes and afternoon cultural activities are specifically designed to teach Italian in a relaxed and enjoyable environment.
Location: Via dei Tabacchi, 5, 55100 Lucca
Melting Pot Lucca is a language and culture school, where we teach English as a Second Language and Italian For Foreigners. Together we will find the right class for you!
Location: Via San Marco, 21, 55100, Lucca
CPIA (Centro Provincilale Istruzione Adulti) is a state public school which offers Pre-A1, A1 and A2 courses over 2 semesters. You must be a resident of Lucca to enroll.
Depending on the level, classes run 4-6 hrs/week and the cost is 20 euro/semester. Classes start the week of October 16 – and run through early June.
Location: Province Centre for Adults (Lucca Campus), Via Don Giovanni Minzoni, 244, 55100 Lucca
For additional online resources, see our language resources page here.
Submitted by Christine Stava