- Code ITAL3506
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Italian
- Areas of interest Sustainability Science , Sustainable Development
- Academic career UGRD
- Dr Francesco Ricatti
- Mode of delivery In Person
Second Semester 2024
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The aims of the course are to extend students' fluency and accuracy in spoken and written Italian, to promote a deeper linguistic and cultural sensitivity in social interactions in Italian, and to introduce students to Italian history. Class time is divided between interactive language work, focus and reflection on form, and a series of classes on Italian history, society and culture aimed at developing students' understanding of Italy's modern and contemporary history and society.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- demonstrate their understanding of extended and complex oral and written texts, in a variety of registers;
- demonstrate their clear grasp of Italian grammar and related linguistic terminology;
- identify and produce complex linguistic structures orally and in writing, demonstrating their command of a wide range of vocabulary, idioms and Italian gestures; phonetics and phonology of Italian
- demonstrate broad expertise in critical thinking in understanding, synthesising and interpreting increasingly complex cultural and historical topics and communicating their own views using the appropriate discursive and argumentative register.
- In-class tests (40) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Swiss-Prize assessment (20) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Oral assessment (30) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Pre-, in-, and post-class activities (10) [LO 1,2,3,4]
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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 42 hours of contact in language classes over 12 weeks; and
b) 88 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Quaderni del Plida. Nuovo Esame. B2. Alma Edizioni.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|7653||22 Jul 2024||29 Jul 2024||31 Aug 2024||25 Oct 2024||In Person||N/A|