Italian (Level I) is unfortunately unavailable

Thankfully we have 9 other Basic Italian Classes for you to choose from. Check our top choices below or see all classes for more options.

Italian (Level I)

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side

(554)
Course Details
Price:
$290
Start Date:

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!
If you're enrolled in an upcoming date, this simply means that date has now sold out.

Location:
Upper East Side, Manhattan
1395 Lexington Ave
At 92nd St
New York, New York 10128
(Map)
Share:
Important:
Room TBA
Purchase Options
Save to WishList

46 people saved this class

Book a private group event
Description
Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: Jennifer Newman

What you'll learn in this basic italian class:

The level I Italian course assumes no previous knowledge of Italian, so beginners are welcome! 

It’s a great fit for those preparing to travel to Italy and for anyone who wants an introduction to the language. Students will practice greeting each other and introducing themselves, ordering at cafés and restaurants and communicating other basic needs, and discussing habits and hobbies in the present tense. 

Topics include:
  • The Italian alphabet and pronunciation
  • Numbers from 0 to 100
  • Days of the week and months of the year
  • Greetings and introductions
  • Gender of nouns and their definite and indefinite articles
  • Formation of plural nouns
  • Regular verbs in the present tense
  • Irregular verbs avere and essere in the present tense
  • Basic adjectives
Please note that topics are subject to change based on the needs of the class.

Still have questions? Ask the community.

Refund Policy
Refund Policies:
92nd Street Y is not responsible for providing makeup classes or issuing refunds for programs missed as a result of illness, emergencies or other events beyond our control.
There are no refunds for outings, classes or workshops that meet fewer than three times per semester.
If you are unable to attend, you may contact Customer Service prior to the first date for a receipt that enables you to claim your contribution as a tax-deductible gift.
Unless otherwise noted in program description, the following schedule applies to programs which meet three times or more per semester:
  • To receive a 100% refund, written request must be received 2 weeks prior to the first session.
  • To receive a 75% refund, written request must be received at least one day prior to the first session.
  • To receive a 50% refund, written request must be received at least one day prior to the second session.
  • After that, refunds cannot be granted.
All refund requests must be submitted in writing to Customer Service. Refunds are computed from the date written notice is received.
To receive a refund, you must enclose the original of your confirmation letter.
Please allow three to four weeks for processing of your refund request. Processing fees, membership fees, auditions fees and class or exercise cards are not refundable. No cash refunds.

Map

Google Map

92nd Street Y

All classes at this location

Start Dates (0)

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!

Similar Classes

Benefits of Booking Through CourseHorse

Booking is safe. When you book with us your details are protected by a secure connection.
Lowest price guaranteed. Classes on CourseHorse are never marked up.
This class will earn you 2900 points. Points give you money off your next class!
Questions about this class?
Get help now from a knowledge expert!
Questions & Answers (0)

Get quick answers from CourseHorse and past students.

Reviews of Classes at 92nd Street Y (554)

School: 92nd Street Y

92nd Street Y

92nd Street Y is a world-class cultural and community center where people all over the world connect through culture, arts, entertainment and conversation. For over 140 years, we have harnessed the power of arts and ideas to enrich, enlighten and change lives, and the power of community to repair the...

Read more about 92nd Street Y

CourseHorse Approved

This school has been carefully vetted by CourseHorse and is a verified NYC educator.

Want to take this class?

Save to Wish List
Booking this class for a group? Find great private group events here

9 Top Choices

Italian 1: Beginner

at City Speakeasy - Midtown 226 W 37th St 11th Fl, New York, New York 10018

Our beginner class is best suited for those who are brand new to Italian, or who have studied in the past but need to brush up their skills.  By completing this course: you will learn how to introduce yourself describe your family and friends ask for directions express your likes and dislikes, and even confidently order at your favorite...

Tuesday Oct 29th, 7pm - 9pm

  (8 sessions)
$345

8 sessions

Italian Advanced Beginner

at Idlewild Books - Manhattan 170 7th Ave S, New York, New York 10014

This Level 2 course is for people who recently completed a beginner course or have basic knowledge of Italian including the present and simple past tenses. Together, we'll focus on building conversation skills and mid-level grammar including: the difference between the present perfect and imperfect tenses partitive prepositions reflexive and reciprocal...

Thursday Oct 31st, 2pm - 3:30pm

  (7 sessions)
$295

7 sessions

Italian for Beginners

at Idlewild Books - Manhattan 170 7th Ave S, New York, New York 10014

This intro course is for absolute beginners or for people who studied Italian years ago but need to brush up on the basics. In 7 weeks, you'll learn:  Pronunciation and intonation The present and simple past, and when to use essere vs stare Basic grammar including articles, gender, plurals and prepositions Each lesson...

Thursday Oct 24th, 8pm - 9:30pm

  (7 sessions)
$295

7 sessions

Italian Total Beginner

at ABC Languages - Chelsea 146 W 29th St 6th Fl, Ste 6E, New York, New York 10001

Buongiorno e benvenuti! ABC Languages Total Beginner Italian is for students with little to no background in Italian. In the first 6 weeks, you will be introduced to basic vocabulary and sentence structure in the present tense.  In 8-12 weeks, you can expect to cover most of the present tense, negations, questions and adjectives as well as some...

Monday Nov 11th, 12pm - 1:30pm

  (6 sessions)
$250

6 sessions

Italian - Level 1

at Fluent City - Financial District 40 Rector St #1000, New York, New York 10006

We get it, you don’t know anything more than “pizza” and “pasta,” or maybe you’ve taken a decade off. Either way, you’re ready for that all to change with Italian 1. This class is perfect for you if you're completely new to the language and you want to get the basics down to start speaking conversational Italian. Taught in English. Level...

Monday Nov 4th, 7pm - 9pm

  (12 sessions)
$439

12 sessions

Italian - Level 2

at Fluent City - Financial District 40 Rector St #1000, New York, New York 10006

Alright, we know you can introduce yourself and make a damn good impression. In Italian 2, we’ll teach you how to take the conversation further. This class is for you if you're familiar with the basics and can say simple sentences in the present tense. Here's What To Expect Know Before You Go Start here if you’ve already completed Italian 1 with...

Tuesday Nov 5th, 7pm - 9pm

  (10 sessions)
$439

10 sessions

Italian 1 - Complete Beginner A1

at JP Linguistics - SoHo 154 Grand St, New York, New York 10013

Take this class if:  You have never studied Italian in your life time, except to say Ciao and pasta, but that doesn’t count. You might also be level 1 if you took Italian in high school, but you cannot even remember the name of your teacher. Topics Covered in Italian 1:  Lezione 1: Primi contatti Salutare, chiedere il nome, presentarsi...

Monday Nov 4th, 4pm - 6pm

  (10 sessions)
$375

10 sessions

Italian 2 - Beginner A1

at JP Linguistics - SoHo 154 Grand St, New York, New York 10013

This course is dedicated to bringing out the slick side of your love for Italian! Filled with cultural references and useful grammar, sentence structure, and tailored vocabularies, you'll be learning in no time.  You are Beginner level 2 if you have had previous exposure to Italian. You have a good mastery of the Present tense for the regular...

Monday Nov 4th, 6:30pm - 8pm

  (10 sessions)
$375

10 sessions

Italian High Beginner

at ABC Languages - Chelsea 146 W 29th St - Suite 6E 6th Floor, New York, New York 10001

Buongiorno e benvenuti! ITALIAN HIGH BEGINNER: If you have a good foundation in the present tense of regular and irregular verbs but need to work on the passato prossimo, this level is for you! HOW TO JOIN A CLASS: We have a rolling admission policy which means, you will be joining one of our existing group classes that fits the level description...

Tuesday Oct 29th, 7pm - 8:30pm