Learn Italian with us!
Spring Session 2021 - Apr. 12 to Jun. 26:
220$ (incl. tax) for any 11-week course
(all Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced levels)
Spring Session 2021 - May 3 to Jun. 26:
170$ (incl. tax) for any 8-week course
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The Dante Alighieri Society of BC offers Italian language
courses through the Dante Italian Language School in Vancouver
We offer language courses that:
are taught by native and experienced instructors;
have 5-12 students per group;
meet once a week for a total of 11 lessons (22 hours of instruction). Monday to Friday from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm; on Saturday morning from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm;
are interactive, engaging and fun!
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.
All courses are now delivered ONLINE via Zoom
5% discount on the tuition to Dante Society members
During the 2-hour classes, learners are immersed in an all-Italian environment of listening, comprehension and interaction.
While the curriculum aims to develop the four language skills – speaking, listening, reading and writing –
the focus is on oral communication.
In all our courses we use instructional materials that present an authentic use of the language
and embed interesting cultural elements.
Upon request, at the end of each completed course the School issues a Certificate of Attendance.
Check our Courses here!
Take our Placement Test and submit it to the school administration for an evaluation.
For more information, please write to