Because of the epidemiological emergency that Brazil and much of the world live in this moment, the Italian Cultural Institute in Rio de Janeiro, official organ of the Italian Government, which aims to spread the culture and the Italian language in Brazil offer, from day 30 March, all the Italian courses in online mode. The courses areinterferon given with the same faculty, the same teaching materials and the same communicative approach to classroom courses. The student can interact and talk to your teacher and your classmates, have activities related to oral and written skills, have your exercises and essays corrected by the teacher, propose to the group of most interest, Among other advantages of classroom courses. At the end of the course the student receives a certificate of attendance indicating the level reached, which will have the same validity as that issued in conclusion of our classroom courses.
We think very important, at this time, renew our commitment to our mission and ensure the continuity of our teaching and promotion of the language and culture of Italy, a country put to severe test by the new coronavirus ", says the director of the Italian Institute of Culture of Rio de Janeiro, Livia Raponi. “We decided not to interrupt our didactic activity in the first half, and instead, we will further enhance its training offer”, complements Raponi.
The IIC faculty received training in the use of Zoom platform, by which classes will be taught. The IIC has taken all measures to ensure the quality of teaching standards through a technologically advanced instrument, efficient and simple to use.
Another good news is that all students who embrace the online mode will have free access to educational resources ICON (Italian Culture On Net), a platform created by a consortium of renowned Italian universities, which is offered: around 400 learning modules conducted by academic teachers on the main areas of study of Italian culture (Literature, Art History, Philosophy, linguistics, Performing arts, History, Geography, Sociology, etc..); multimedia materials to train the very Italian in a fun way (video, audio, images), deepening sheets on grammar and language usage context, more than 1000 activities with automatic correction, focused on speech and writing, and other rich content.
The teaching material you bought not can be obtained in digital version of the book or at home, by delivery by motorcycle courier.
The IIC staff of Rio de Janeiro working hard for your students and lovers of Italian culture remain united in this challenging time.