- Levels: Beginner and Advanced
- Available if you are taking one, two or three languages
Italian at Birmingham is one of the best-staffed centres of Italian in the country, promising an excellent staff-student ratio and a friendly, nurturing learning environment. There are around 120 students specialising in Italian across the four years, so small-group teaching is guaranteed.
Our undergraduate language programme offers courses for beginners and post-A level students. Our syllabus is organised around five themes:
- Dante and Medieval Italy;
- Literature and Art of the Italian Renaissance;
- Contemporary Literature and Film;
- The Politics and Media;
- Language / Translation Studies.
Italian modules include:
- Cinema and the Written Word;
- Visions of Italy;
- Summary and Translation;
- Reading Dante, Petrarch and Boccaccio;
- The Ideal and the Real in Renaissance Literature and Art.