|Module Title||BASIC ITALIAN|
|Course delivery||Contact Hours||48 Hours (4 classes per week)|
|Assessment||Exam||1.5 Hours written exam||40%|
|Assignment||6 written Italian assignments||20%|
|Continuous assessment||oral/aural assessed weekly by tests and participation||40%|
With this course we intend to intoduce you to Italian - a language not often offered by British schools. You will have the opportunity to enhance your CV, diversify your university opportunities (Socrates/Erasmus exchanges) and broaden your employment prospects.
In this module you will progress through chapters 1-12 of the textbook Uno (Cambridge University Press) acquiring the structures required to cope with the most common communicative situations in everyday life, and a basic grasp of Italian linguistic structures. At the end, if you wish, you will be able to sit the test for the 1st level of the CILS (Certificate of Italian as a Foreign Language) issued by the University for Foreign Students at Siena, Italy (the Department acts aready as a centre for this examination).
This module is incompatible with IT10120, IT10210, IT10740
** Should Be Purchased
Uno: Libro dello studente. Cambridge University Press
Uno: Libro degli esercizi e sintesi di grammatica. Cambridge University Press