Essential Italian for the savvy traveler as well as the serious language student! Expand your use of vocabulary, everyday expressions, basic grammar and further develop your ability to communicate effectively in Italian while deepening your understanding of Italian culture through thematic lessons. This course is designed for students who have completed Italian for Travelers as well as those who have a very basic knowledge of Italian and wish to refresh and continue to improve their skills. It is also appropriate for those who have studied or speak other Romance languages. You will be able to transfer your knowledge to learning Italian easily and quickly.