Rocket Italian Review
Rocket Italian is arguably the most affordable and comprehensive Italian home study course on the market. Rocket Languages is known for its innovation and diverse approach to learning, and their Italian course is no exception. A broad range of learning tools make the program fun and engaging, and cultural lessons provide great insight to the country and how best to interact with native Italian people. This course is suitable for beginners and those of a higher level of proficiency, and is compatible on both PC and Mac computers.
How does it work?
Traditionally language learning has been all about workbooks, night classes and rote learning, but Rocket Italian takes an innovative approach. Rather than wading through hours of hard to sustain grammar, it uses exercises, quizzes, tests and fun games to engage your brain and help maximize your language retention.
The video below shows you what to expect once you've logged in:
If you purchase this course you'll get access to over 30 MP3 audio lessons with PDF transcripts that enable English-Italian comparison. There is also a voice comparison tool to improve your pronunciation and bring it up to the standard of the teacher you hear during the program. In addition to the audio lessons there is listening comprehension, conversation practice, games, online quizzes and progress tracking with certification.
The whole story of it doesnít just stop at language learning, there are cultural lessons provided to help you understand the customs and traditions of the country. This is essential for those going to work in an Italian speaking country or those travelling extensively in the region. If this isnít enough already, students are given lifetime access to an Italian Learnersí forum where you can speak with the host of Rocket Italian, Maria, or one of the thousands of active community members. If you have problems with your program you can also speak to friendly, knowledgeable, customer support staff through the forum.
The program comes with a 60-day money back guarantee and lifetime updates should the creators add additional materials to the course going forward. All lessons are multi-platform compatible, meaning you can learn on the go from your iPod, iPad or Android device.
Engaging, fun and multi-faceted Italian language learning course
Suitable for all levels of proficiency
Dual approach language and cultural learning focus
High-quality audio lessons (compatible with all portable MP3 music players and phones)
Incredibly easy to use, yet challenging enough to be effective
Lifetime updates and membership to the Italian Learnersí Forum
No initial skills assessment test
Rocket Italian a fun and fast way to learn Italian. The multi-dimensional approach to learning assists with language retention and is a motivating factor in continuing the learning process. Tests and certification provide a sense of achievement, and being able to connect with teachers and other students via the forum provide a positive alternative classroom-like environment. You won't be disappointed with this Italian course, and will no doubt enjoy the interactive approach and be speaking phrases within hours of beginning the program. There's also a free 6 days course available through the link below, if you want to test the course first.