Italian language courses for Erasmus and Exchange Students

The CLA - Centro linguistico di Ateneo (University Language Centre) promotes, organises and offers Italian language courses for foreign students, researchers and professors.
Exchange students are free to use the multimedia facilities and the language laboratory for self-learning; they can also have access to audiovisual and computerised resources.

The courses cover levels A1 to C2 of the Council of Europe’s Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. 
CLA offers biannual courses (starting in October and in March) to all exchange students. 
Erasmus+ for Study with Partner Countries (KA107) exchange students can also attend the Communicative Italian courses held before the start of the semester (in September and in February).
The first course is for free. The registration fee for further courses is EUR 102,00 per course

 

CLA - Centro Linguistico di Ateneo
via Venezia, 16 - Padova
tel. +39 049 827 6185
didattica.cla@unipd.it
http://cla.unipd.it/en/

  CLA Multimedia Library

The Multimedia Library is a branch of the Cla - Centro Linguistico di Ateneo. It provides a large collection of media: audio, video, language software, digital presentation resources, etc.
Students (including exchange students) and staff of the University can check-out DVDs and videos to watch in the lab. They are free to use the multimedia facilities and the language laboratory for self-learning; they can also have access to audiovisual and computerized resources.
Mediateca - Centro Linguistico di Ateneo
via Venezia n. 16 (4th floor) – 35131 Padova (map)
Tel. +39 049 827 6386
Opening hours: The Multimedia Library will open on September 14, 2015, due to its relocation.

Multimedia Labs

  • Palazzo Maldura
    piazzetta Gianfranco Folena, 1 - Padova
    Laboratorio A: 20 seats
    Laboratorio B: 25 seats
  • Complesso Via Venezia, 16
    Via Venezia, 16
    Padova

  Tandem Learning

Tandem Learning is an exchange between two native speakers of different languages which enables both to improve their language skills through conversation or other forms of communication.

Cla offers Face-to-face Tandem Learning and E-Tandem.

  Conversation groups Conversazioni CreAttive

Conversazioni CreAttive are a series of conversation groups organised by the Alternative Civilian Service volunteers. During the group meetings, in which one or more native speakers are also present, students are given the opportunity to converse in a foreign language. The project aims to provide participants with a space for intercultural and language exchanges.
Participation is free and is open to all University of Padua students and students on exchange programmes (Erasmus, Mundus, etc.).

Conversations are to be activated for: French, Russian, English and Italian for foreign students.

Participation is free and is open to all University of Padua students and students on exchange programmes (Erasmus, Mundus, etc.). 

For any further information, please contact:
CLA - tel. +39 049 827 6185
didattica.cla@unipd.it