A new world of cultural delights are awaiting you in Italy, so why not make the most of them by learning the language before you go?
Italian is a beautiful language, and by taking this GCSE you can begin to learn how to speak it in next to no time at all thanks to the audio tapes we'll provide you with.
This home learning course covers everything from My World, to Time and Travel, to Work and Lifestyle. And as it's becoming increasingly popular to work across Europe, you'll find that your new skills and obvious commitment to furthering yourself will open up a world of new employment opportunities for you.
There is no deadline for enrolment so you can start your course at any time.
Holiday Time and Travel
Work and Lifestyle
The Young Person in Society
No previous knowledge of Italian is needed.
100 hours approx.
As an ICS student you will have your own personal tutor helping you with your course work and with any questions you may have. Plus our team of Student Advisors are only a phone call away for all the practical advice you may need - so we really are with you 100%
Once you've enrolled on your chosen course(s), you'll receive all the information you need to arrange your exams*, including details of syllabuses, exam boards and dates. As exams are held in various parts of the UK, you shouldn't have to travel too far to sit them.
If you have any questions at any time about arranging your exams, the ICS Student Advisers will be pleased to help.
Exams take place in June and the entry deadlines are mid January. Exams consist of Listening, Reading, Writing & Speaking = 3 hrs 25 mins.
*Exam fees not included in course fee.
What our students say
"The course from ICS was ideal - the course materials were excellent, and I got great support from my tutor when I needed it, which helped me to keep motivated. When I passed my exam, I was delighted and my employers were really impressed. Soon after I got my promotion and I now love my job as a 'number cruncher!' The course from ICS has really opened doors for me and given me the confidence I needed to
get ahead." Donna Linden, Glasgow
With this GCSE qualification a number of different career paths will be open to you.
Free With Course
Listening Comprehension Tapes.
You should have a good bi-lingual dictionary and access to a tape recorder for listening to the course tapes and recording your assignments.
NB: ICS cannot accept assignments recorded on dictaphone tapes.
Distance Learning GCSE Italian Course
A distance learning course is the ideal way to gain GCSE Italian. Whether you're looking to go on to further education, improve your job prospects or expand your knowledge, distance learning GCSE Italian is a flexible and convenient course which allows you to comprehensively prepare for the GCSE Italian exam through home study. What's more, because the distance learning GCSE Italian course is a fully comprehensive course, no prior knowledge is required.
With the distance learning GCSE Italian course, a personal tutor is available to help you through the course. Additionally, a team of student advisors are only a phone call away.
There is a wide range of distance learning GCSE courses to choose from at Learning at Home, each allowing you to study for a GCSE at your convenience.