The Italian language

Italian is the fourth most studied language in the world. People from all over the world are untied by a shared desire to improve their language skills. What better way to further your Italian studies, than to immerse yourself in the language and culture. Federico II is located right in the heart of a beautiful Sicilian city, and offers premium language schooling mixed with unique cultural activities.

We understand the difficulties that come with learning a new language, we firmly believe that by loving our work and culture, we are able to transmit this positive energy into our teaching practices. We strive to make the study of our language professional, clear and exciting for all our students. While we like to have fun in the classroom, the education of our students is extremely important to us. Our staff are constantly reviewing and updating their teaching practices to ensure that each student performs to the best of their ability.

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Marion

Deputy Manager/Italian Teacher

Born in Catania, from an early age Marion enjoyed both Greek and Latin studies throughout high school. After finishing her Arts Degree at the Academy of Fine Arts, Marion wanted to further her education. She enrolled at the University of Catania and completed another degree in Languages for International Communication. Russian, English and French are her adopted languages. Marion loves sport, Valentino Rossi and all animals, but her great passion in life will always be wine, Italian wine of course.

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Federica

Didatic Manager/Italian Teacher

Born in Catania, Fede’s love for languages and travel began very early in life. Fede enrolled at the Faculty of Foreign Languages and Literatures of Catania and graduated with a degree in European Languages and Cultures. After completing a thesis in Italian for Foreign Language Teaching, Fede decided to devote her life to teaching and promoting Italian language and culture. After spending time in Spain as an Italian lecturer at the University of Oviedo, she returned to her beloved Sicily, … Read More

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Roberta

Italian Teacher

Roberta was born in Catania in 1987. During her childhood she traveled a lot along Italy for her father’s work. At 16 she returned to Catania and after finishing high school, she decided to enroll at the University of Sciences for International Communication to develop her love for foreign languages and cultures. Always in Catania she obtained her Master’s Degree in Languages for International Cooperation. During her studies, she achieved the DITALS Certification to teach Italian language to foreign people, … Read More

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Giuliana

ITALIAN TEACHER

Giuliana graduated in Foreign Languages and Literatures from the University of Bologna. After earning her bachelor’s degree she specialized in Italian language and culture for foreigners. She studied English and Chinese. Giuliana continued her studies in Beijing Language and Culture University with the purpose of improving her knowledge of Chinese. For Giuliana teaching Italian is rather like travelling throughout different cultures thanks to her students eyes. Back to Italy she devoted herself to teaching Italian language in a pleasant and … Read More

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Anna

Italian Teacher

Catanese d’adozione appassionata di storia, filosofia e territorio, dopo aver conseguito laurea e dottorato di ricerca in scienze politiche ha iniziato ad alternare la professione di accompagnatore turistico con regolare tesserino regionale/ all’attività di ricerca universitaria. Si ritiene  molto fortunata, perché lavora con quello che le piace e perché quello che le piace ha come scopo primario la valorizzazione delle risorse che costituiscono il grande patrimonio culturale che appartiene/ rende unica la nostra terra. Per queste ragioni, ha deciso di … Read More

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Simona

Italian Teacher

Giovane studiosa catanese da sempre appassionata di linguistica e dialettologia, ha conseguito con il massimo dei voti la laurea in Filologia moderna presso l’Università di Catania con una tesi sull’uso del dialetto. Con il lavoro svolto alla Federico II ha riscoperto la gioia di insegnare in un ambiente easy, sereno e divertente nel quale l’apprendimento non solo linguistico ma culturale è reciproco.

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