ITAN102 - Elementary Italian a
Prerequisite ITAN101 Introductory Italian or equivalent
Teaching Organisation 4 hours per week (8 hours per week in intensive mode). The usual semester pattern is 2 hours by video conference/virtual classroom across campuses and 2 hours face-to-face tutorials.
This unit is designed for basic users of Italian and is linked to A2 on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). It aims to extend students’ ability to understand and use familiar expressions and communicate with simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters. The unit will continue to develop students’ Italian language skills across the listening-speaking-reading-writing spectrum of competencies.
While the focus is on language, the unit will include cultural and social elements, to increase students’ intercultural awareness and their ability to effectively interact in Italian.