Italian Advanced: Maria Taverna

This course is aimed at learners with a reasonable knowledge of Italian who want to extend their competence and study the language in greater depth. The course also gives an insight into Italian life and culture.

Tutor: Maria Taverna

"Maria Taverna is of Sicilian origin and has been teaching Italian at the REC since 1985. She combines the teaching of the Italian language with getting to know Italy with its regions, food, fashion, culture and people. She is teacher-trained in delivering ESOL and EFL and has also worked for Bedford Sixth Form College since 1985 where she teaches GCSE and AS/A2 Italian, achieving OFSTED grade 1 for outstanding teaching."