Faculty of Arts

Undergraduate - Unit

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6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

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FacultyFaculty of Arts
Organisational UnitItalian Studies
OfferedCaulfield Second semester 2013 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2013 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Dr Patrizia Sambuco


Previously coded ITA1020


Consolidation and extension of work begun in ATS1221.


Upon completion of this unit learners will be able to develop the four language skills at the appropriate level of competence and further their appreciation of Italian culture. The will be able to interact in simple discussions and talk about aspects of daily life. They will acquire a functional knowledge of all areas of Italian grammar, and be able to read and write with a degree of fluency. Learners will acquire a good knowledge of medieval, modern and contemporary Italy through a thematic approach focused on characteristic aspects of Italian culture.


Written work: 40%
Oral Exam: 20%
Exam: 40%

Chief examiner(s)

Contact hours

One x 1-hour culture lecture per week
Two x 2-hour language workshop per week

This unit applies to the following area(s) of study