Module Information

Module Identifier
Module Title
Italian Language (Single Hons European Languages: Minor Language)
Academic Year
Semester 1 (Taught over 2 semesters)
(Normally) Eligibility for entry to Level 3 Italian. Only available to single Honours European Language students.
Other Staff

Course Delivery

Delivery Type Delivery length / details
Seminar 22 x 1 Hour Seminars
Seminar 20 x 1 Hour Seminars


Assessment Type Assessment length / details Proportion
Semester Assessment 10 pieces of written work over the course of the year (eight assignments to be completed at home and two in-class (one per semester))  100%
Supplementary Exam 2 Hours   2 hour written examination.  100%

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this module students should be able to:

Successful candidates should feel that they are able to
- comprehend reasonably complex Italian texts
- translate accurately and idiomatically from a variety of registers of Italian

Brief description

This module forms part of the core Level 3 programme in European Languages (Italian Minor) and is one of the three written language courses taken in that year. It thus follows on from the appropriate module in earlier years (IT22020, IT21530) and aims to deepen students' understanding of Italian as a written language with the emphasis on the ability to translate accurately and idiomatically from Italian. Students who successfully complete the module should feel that they comprehend and translate accurately from a variety of registers of Italian.


This module is at CQFW Level 6