Program Details

Since 1992 the Centre for Italian Studies BABILONIA in Taormina, Sicily has passionately dedicated itself to promoting our Italian and Sicilian heritage and culture along with the study of the Italian language. Babilonia is not just a language school, but
Location:
Taormina, Italy
Program Type:
Intensive Language
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Duration:
1-3 months
Language:
Italian

Program Overview

Program Description:
The Italian language school Babilonia is located in Taormina, Sicily and offers Italian language courses for all levels as well as cultural activities for language students from all over the world. The study abroad center has developed several programs for independent students or faculty led customized programs, especially for U.S. University students who want to study in Italy.

Since 1992 the Centre for Italian Studies BABILONIA in Taormina, Sicily has passionately dedicated itself to promoting our Italian and Sicilian heritage and culture along with the study of the Italian language. Babilonia is not just a language school, but truly a Cultural Centre, open both to the local community and to international students who gain a wider cultural experience and have the chance to easily interact and integrate with the local community.

The range of Italian language opportunities provided by the center is wide indeed – there are academic options, such as study abroad programs and academic college credits, as well as courses like Italian plus cooking, Italian plus biking, Italian plus golf, club 50+ and more.
Setting Description:
The courses and programs are held at Casa Silva, an historic villa, built in 1817 just 200 meters away from the Greek Theatre: an architectural, natural and historical treasure that Taormina has miraculously managed to conserve.
Cost:
upon request, depending from the type of course and duration

Program Reviews

Overall Rating

5.0

Based on 3 Reviews

  • BABILONIA: A Dream School in a Dream Location!
    5.0
    07/24/17

    BABILONIA is truly a dream. From the staff and management who are absolute angels to the wonderful, simply amazing teachers, all in a fabulous place like Taormina ... what more could you ask for? I had the great fortune to spend two weeks here for teacher

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Babilonia, a pleasant, helpful and inspiring environment for learning Italian
    5.0
    03/12/17

    This is the second time I went to Babilonia for a language course; I had been there in 2013 for a two week course, after that through the summer of 2016 I enjoyed teaching by an excellent language teacher from Babilonia over the internet, and I had now

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • An Experience Unlike Any Other
    5.0
    03/08/17

    I had the absolute pleasure of attending Babilonia Language School for four months during the fall of 2016. My program started on August 5th, and continued until November 16th, when I left for a backpacking trip around Europe. Throughout my stay here

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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