Take control of your learning by designing your own Italian course.

Co.As.It.’s online courses provide you with the freedom to choose what is most relevant for you. Study at your own pace by selecting a standard online course and adding the features you need. Co.As.It. online courses, a cost effective way to learn Italian.

Co.As.It.’s online lessons are taught by native Italian teachers experienced in developing communication skills through a range of listening, speaking, reading and writing activities. Based on the Common European Framework for Languages, our courses are designed for those who would like to gain a basic understanding of Italian or for those who need to improve their Italian language skills further.

Courses run throughout the year, starting in February. Two hour classes are held weekly in each 9 week Term. In addition to the weekly class, learners have access to three 1 hour online conversation classes and one free online cultural event per Term.

Online classes are confirmed with a minimum of 5 and a maximum of 8 students per class.

Course levels and modules

Course features

Free Online Conversation Classes

Our free online conversation classes are designed to improve your communication skills in a natural, fun and engaging environment. New language introduced in online lessons is reinforced in guided conversation classes with native Italian teachers experienced in developing speaking fluency.

Learners can register for conversation classes in Week 3.

Free Online Cultural Events

Co.As.It. offers free online cultural events which highlight the influence of Italian culture in the world of music, film, art, literature and design. Our experienced presenters will make you feel comfortable and inspired by cultural activities, such as taking a Virtual visit to the Uffizi Gallery with an online guide.

Learners can register for cultural events in Week 3.

Additional course features

Online Learning Portal

Co.As.It.’s online learning portal is designed to provide you with direct access to a number of interactive resources created by qualified professionals. The online learning environment supports and consolidates language learning by providing access to:

  • Online learning materials to help you revise and consolidate content covered during lessons
  • Audio files designed to improve listening skills
  • A Grammar Reference section to help you master Italian grammar
  • A forum moderated by an online tutor where you can ask questions and discuss topics

How to access the online platform?

You will receive your username and password upon commencement of your course. As soon as you receive your username and password, visit coasitonline.org.au and explore the course content.

Online Media Library

 Co.As.It. offers access to a comprehensive online media library with more than 30,000 titles designed to improve reading, listening and speaking skills. You can access the online media library to download Italian books and newspapers to your computer or mobile device.

Instructions on how to access the library are provided upon commencement of your course.

Adult Courses 2023 Calendar
Summer Break Mon 9-Jan – Sat 28-Jan Term 2 Break Wed 28-Jun – Sat 15-Jul
Term 1 Early-bird ends Mon 16-Jan Term 3 Early-bird ends Mon 3-Jul
Monday 30-Jan 27-Mar Monday 17-Jul 11-Sep
Tuesday 31-Jan 28-Mar Tuesday 18-Jul 12-Sep
Wednesday 1-Feb 29-Mar Wednesday 19-Jul 13-Sep
Thursday 2-Feb 30-Mar Thursday 20-Jul 14-Sep
Friday 3-Feb 31-Mar Friday 21-Jul 15-Sep
Saturday 4-Feb 1-Apr Saturday 22-Jul 16-Sep
Term 1 Break Mon 3-Apr – Sat 22-Apr Term 3 Break Mon 18-Sep – Sat 7-Oct
Term 2 Early-bird ends Mon 10-Apr Term 4 Early-bird ends Mon 25-Sep
Monday 24-Apr 26-Jun Monday 9-Oct 4-Dec
Tuesday 2-May 27-Jun Tuesday 10-Oct 5-Dec
Wednesday 26-Apr 21-Jun Wednesday 11-Oct 6-Dec
Thursday 27-Apr 22-Jun Thursday 12-Oct 7-Dec
Friday 28-Apr 23-Jun Friday 13-Oct 8-Dec
Saturday 29-Apr 24-Jun Saturday 14-Oct 9-Dec

Please note that levels taught each day/evening change from term to term according to demand and teacher availability.

Early bird special – Receive a 5% discounif you enrol before the cut-off dates above