3 Minute Italian - Course 1
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3 Minute Italian - Course 1

Learn Italian in a way you never have before with fun and logical lessons - all in just 3 minute chunks!
4.8 (33 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
142 students enrolled
Created by Kieran Ball
Last updated 5/2017
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  • 4 hours on-demand video
  • 2 Articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Learn Italian in simple, bite sized chunks.
  • Perfect for the complete beginner with no Italian knowledge.
  • Be more than just an average tourist when travelling to Italian speaking countries.
  • Speak from the very first lesson.
  • Build your own sentences without memorisation.
  • Complete lessons in 3 minute chunks – perfect for the busy learner.
  • Learn words and phrases that you can use immediately.
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Requirements
  • You don’t need to know any Italian to succeed with 3 Minute Italian.
Description

Have you ever tried to learn Italian before and failed?

3 Minute Italian is like no other language course. The way this method works means you will succeed and be speaking Italian by the end of the first lesson.

“I’m not very good with languages”

I get told this all the time by new students who want to prepare me for how bad they are going to be at learning to speak Italian. No matter how bad you think you are with languages, no matter how bad you think your memory is, no matter how terrible you think you are at understanding Italian, you will be amazing with 3 Minute Italian.

The way the 3 Minute Italian course is set out means you cannot fail. You will be building sentences in a logical, step-by-step method, learning words and phrases that you will be able to use when you go on holiday to a Italian speaking country.

How does the method work?

I break down the Italian language into its smallest components and then I show you how to build it back up into sentences. You will get plenty of opportunity to practise with the language and you will be amazed at how quickly you make noticeable progress.

Can I really learn Italian in 3 minutes?

I called the course 3 Minute Italian because three minutes is the perfect amount of time you need to learn anything. I’ve kept each video to around three minutes so that you can watch at least one video per day no matter how busy you are. It is much better to study for three minutes every day than to study for an hour once a week. If you stick to three minute chunks, you will find wonderful things start to happen with your language learning:

1.       You’ll maintain your enthusiasm

If you want to learn anything, you have to maintain enthusiasm or else you won’t continue. If you limit your study time to just three minutes, you’ll keep Italian fresh and exciting and you’ll be eager to learn. If you spend hours studying, very quickly you’ll get bored with Italian and it’ll turn into a chore.

 

2.       You’ll study more consistently

It’s much better to study for just three minutes once a day than to study for three hours once a week. A spare three minutes is relatively easy to find even in the most hectic of schedules. If you make sure you complete at least one three-minute study session every day, it’ll quickly become a habit that you’ll do without thinking. It’s much easier to fit in a daily three-minute habit than a weekly one hour habit. By doing this, you’ll become a much more consistent learner, and consistency is the key to success.

 

3.       You’ll remember things better

This is my favourite reason as to why you should limit your study to just three minute chunks. If you study something for just three minutes every day, you’ll trick your brain into memorising the information more quickly than if it were to see the information for hours each day. It’ll think, “I see this information every day so it must be important, but I don’t see it for very long so I’d better hold onto it and make it into a memory fast!” You’ll be amazed at how much more easily things tend to stay in your brain if you limit yourself to just three minutes a day.

Sign up now and start speaking right away!

So, if you want to learn to speak Italian quickly and with a simple method that you can use even if you have no free time at all, then give 3 Minute Italian a go and you’ll be very pleased you did.

This is the first course in the 3 Minute Italian series, and it contains nine lessons broken down into three minute chunks. If you would like to try the course before you buy it, I have made a free taster course that contains the first three lessons. You can find this either by looking at my Udemy page or by visiting my website. Once you have completed this course, if you want to progress further, you can find “3 Minute Italian – Course 2” to learn even more Italian!

Grazie molto (thank you very much)

Kieran

Who is the target audience?
  • You really want to learn to speak Italian in a very simple and very quick way.
  • You are going to spend a holiday/vacation in Italy or another Italian speaking country.
  • You have failed to learn Italian in the past but really want to give it one more go.
  • You have no experience with Italian but you would like to learn fast.
  • You have always wanted to learn a new language but you are very busy and can never find the time.
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Curriculum For This Course
Expand All 71 Lectures Collapse All 71 Lectures 03:51:59
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Introduction to the course
1 Lecture 04:50
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Lesson 2
5 Lectures 17:36
Lesson 2a
03:17

Lesson 2b
03:31

Lesson 2c
03:13

Lesson 2d
03:18

Lesson 2e
04:17
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Lesson 3
6 Lectures 21:52
Lesson 3a
03:12

Lesson 3b
03:08

Lesson 3c
03:30

Lesson 3d
03:16

Lesson 3e
04:38

Lesson 3f
04:08
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Lesson 4
7 Lectures 23:38
Lesson 4a
03:16

Lesson 4b
02:58

Lesson 4c
03:18

Lesson 4d
03:06

Lesson 4e
03:06

Lesson 4f
03:12

Lesson 4g
04:42
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Lesson 5
10 Lectures 31:20
Lesson 5a
03:01

Lesson 5b
03:13

Lesson 5c
02:50

Lesson 5d
03:20

Lesson 5e
03:15

Lesson 5f
02:50

Lesson 5g
03:07

Lesson 5h
03:07

Lesson 5i
03:05

Lesson 5j
03:32
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Lesson 6
7 Lectures 23:57
Lesson 6a
03:19

Lesson 6b
03:08

Lesson 6c
03:09

Lesson 6d
03:13

Lesson 6e
03:10

Lesson 6f
03:07

Lesson 6g
04:51
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Lesson 7
8 Lectures 25:42
Lesson 7a
02:54

Lesson 7b
03:02

Lesson 7c
03:00

Lesson 7d
03:07

Lesson 7e
03:06

Lesson 7f
03:06

Lesson 7g
03:14

Lesson 7h
04:13
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Lesson 8
14 Lectures 45:41
Lesson 8a
03:21

Lesson 8b
03:04

Lesson 8c
02:55

Lesson 8d
03:41

Lesson 8e
03:01

Lesson 8f
03:09

Lesson 8g
03:01

Lesson 8h
02:57

Lesson 8i
03:53

Lesson 8j
03:20

Lesson 8k
03:16

Lesson 8l
03:11

Lesson 8m
02:59

Lesson 8n
03:53
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Lesson 9
7 Lectures 22:40
Lesson 9a
03:05

Lesson 9b
03:06

Lesson 9c
02:57

Lesson 9d
03:04

Lesson 9e
03:00

Lesson 9f
02:59

Lesson 9g
04:29
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About the Instructor
Kieran Ball
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25,143 Students
20 Courses
3 Minute Languages, 25,000+ Students

Hola, bonjour, olá, hallo and ciao!

I’m Kieran and run 3 Minute Languages. 3 Minute Languages creates online courses, books and other materials to make language learning accessible to all.

The 3 Minute Languages books and online courses are based on the methodology I developed for teaching languages, which I've been using in all my classes for many years. The methodology will get you speaking quickly, without the struggle normally associated with language learning.

If you've ever struggled with learning a language in the past, then please give one of the 3 Minute Languages courses a go; you'll find it really simple and fun to use!

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