Culturitalian: the art of learning Italian through cultural diversity

The project

Culturitalian: the art of learning Italian through cultural diversity

Project Number

Date

09/06/2011 – 19/06/2011

Funding institution

DG EAC, Education and Training, Lifelong Learning Programme – Grundtvig Multilateral

Categories

Info & contacts

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    Description of the project

    The workshop involves 20 adult learners aged over 30 and coming from diverse socio-cultural backgrounds from 11 European countries: Belgium, Bulgaria, Estonia, France, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Portugal, Czech Republic, Romania, Slovakia and Turkey. The main objective is to help the participants to learn the Italian language in a non-formal, intercultural and creative way, as well as to support the discovery of Italian and Sicilian culture and traditions through intercultural interaction.

    Activities

    • Intercultural workshops, interactive group building and linguistic workshops
    • Language games, cultural visits of the Sicily’s sights, movie projection, interview with the radio promoters oriented to the learning of Italian language and culture

    Results

    • Spread of non-formal methodologies of language learning
    • Promotion of intercultural dialogue as a learning instrument