Advanced Italian B (LI)

Languages & Cultures, School of Languages, Cultures, Art History and Music

College of Arts and Law

Details

Code 12618

Level of study Second Year

Credit value 10

Semester 2

Pre-requisite modules 09 12617 Advanced Italian A or equivalent knowledge

Module description

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 conducted in Italian.

Teaching and learning methods

10 weeks x 3 hours language classes, including some language laboratory work.
In addition, students should expect to spend another 3 hours 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.
Assessment
An aural test, counting 25% towards the module mark.
An oral test, counting 25% towards the module mark.
A two-hour written examination, counting 50% towards the module mark.