LdV - Placement in marketing and communication

Duration of the project

Two months from April to May 2009

Number of participants

3 degrees in marketing and communications

Programme Framework

Lifelong Learning

Sub programme

Leonardo da Vinci - Mobility - Placement

Reference number



Twin Training and Travel Ltd - London - United Kingdom

Local Partner

Magazine editorial office


Language Course The course consisted in an intensive 2 weeks course, of 40 hours (4 hours of lessons per day - form Monday to Friday from 17:00 pm until 20:00 pm). Frontal intensive lessons, with a mother tongue teacher specialised in teaching Italian to foreigners. The Beneficiaries have the opportunity to be introduced to the main grammatical rules, vocabulary, and to the main situations of a common and everyday life conversation, with particular regards to all the necessary vocabulary related to the field where they were going to carry out their internships.

Cultural Course was organized by Send in cooperation with “Eco Viaggi e cultura” a company specialized in cultural and touristic tour in Palermo and Sicily with a special focus on the tourism and Eco-sustainability. The group had 2 different touristic tours, the first one it was a touristic tour around Palermo and the second one a tour In Monreale, a small village close to Palermo with a significant monuments.

Training activities  The Beneficiaries started the working practice from the day after their arrival.