THE DANTE ALIGHIERI SOCIETY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA
For the promotion of Italian Language and Culture
Winter Session 2021 - Jan. 11 to Mar. 27:
220$ (incl. tax) for any 11-week course
(all Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced levels)
Winter Session 2021 - Feb. 3 to Mar. 27:
170$ (incl. tax) for any 8-week course
For more information, click here.
Learn Italian with us!
The Dante Italian Language School in Vancouver operates in accordance with the framework established by the Cooperation Agreement between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the
Italian Republic and the Dante Alighieri Society for the promotion of the
The Dante Alighieri Society is the only institution in Canada accredited to administer the
PLIDA Tests (for the assessment of Italian as a foreign language), officially recognized by the
Italian Government and the European Union.
- Mar 11, 5:00 PM PSTZoom webinarA talk by Dr. Arthur Molella (Smithsonian Institution). This lecture explores the associations between Italian entrepreneur Adriano Olivetti's ideology, his reinvention of the Olivetti company town of Ivrea in northern Italy & "Programma 101."
The World in Italian
Il Mondo in Italiano
The Dante Alighieri Society of British Columbia
Promotes the study of the Italian language and culture.
Develops an appreciation of Italian achievements in the arts, literature, science, and industry.
The Dante Alighieri Society of BC is one of the 480 chapters located outside of Italy. The headquarters are in Rome.
We administer the PLIDA Certification Tests recognized by the Italian Government an the EU to evaluate an individual’s linguistic competencies in Italian.
Learn Italian with us! Check our online courses!
Whether you are planning the trip of a lifetime, need to brush up your Italian for business or pleasure, or simply want a taste of Italy's wonderful language, history and culture, the Dante Italian Language School in Vancouver is the place for you.
PLIDA Certification Tests assess Italian as a foreign or second language. Every year thousands of candidates throughout the world test their language competence and obtain the PLIDA Certificate, which is recognized by the Italian Government and accepted globally in order to:
File for Italian citizenship.
Request a long term residence permit for Italy .
Enrol in Italian universities without sitting an entry exam.
Show proof of your Italian language competence in your CV.