Level of study Second Year
Credit value 10
Pre-requisite modules Beginners Italian Language for Supplementary B (09 08702) or equivalent knowledge
This module provides instruction in written, oral and aural elements of the language, through a variety of classroom activities and home assignments. Students also perform a wide range of exercises in spoken and written Italian based on the course book. There are language laboratory classes and use is also made of CALL and satellite facilities. Classes are mainly conducted in Italian. Students will cover units 1-5 of the course book, concentrating on practical language in everyday situations.
Teaching and learning methods
10 weeks x 2 hours language classes in each semester, including some language laboratory work.
In addition, students should expect to spend other time per week in private study; the language laboratories and computer clusters will be available for use during private study. A dedicated part of the Departmental WebCT section contains information and additional practice material for this course.
A one-hour written test, counting 100% towards the module mark.