DITALS is a certification exam that attests to 3 different levels of competence in italian teaching to foreigners: BASE, LIVELLO I, LIVELLO II. It is issued by the University for Foreigners of Siena
DITALS BASE is a certification exam that attests to an initial competence in teaching Italian to foreigners, aimed in particular at teachers of native speakers other than Italian and in any case aimed at all those who are going to play the role of teacher of Italian L2
DITALS LIVELLO I is a certification exam that attests to a general expertise in the teaching of the Italian L2 in relation to any learning context, supplemented by a specific competence related to a particular profile of recipients chosen by the candidates: children, teenagers, adults and the elderly, immigrants, university students, learners of Italian origin, learners of homogeneous native speakers: Chinese, Arabic, Japanese, Russian, German, tourist operators-hotels, Catholic religious and US students – University Study Abroad.
DITALS LIVELLO II is a certification exam that attests to an advanced competence in Italian teaching to foreigners and is aimed at teachers who work in any teaching context and with any group of learners.