Italian Language (Beginners) 1 and 2
Module code: IT1020/IT1021
Module co-ordinator: Dr Maria Guarnieri
The paired modules IT1020 & IT1021 provide an accelerated introduction to oral and written aspects of contemporary Italian language and offer students' intensive practice, in small groups, of all language skills. It is recommended that students possess an A-level in a modern language or a GCSE in Italian (or equivalent).
At the end of these modules, students will be able to demonstrate their acquisition of basic communication skills in Italian and their application to routine contexts and activities.
Teaching and Learning Methods
Practical language classes in small groups.
- Coursework (50%)
- Oral and written examinations (50%).
Recommended for purchase:
- Italian Espresso 1 (Textbook and Workbook), Alma Edizioni (2007);
- S Nocchi, Italian Grammar in Practice, Alma Edizioni (2007).
Also recommended: a good Italian dictionary.