Italiano 1: Grundstufenkurs A1 - Introduzione alla lingua e alla cultura (ILV)


Course lecturer:


 Christina Kendi
 Stefania Squadrito , MA
Specialization AreaIntercultural Management
Course numberB4.06365.10.152
Course codeITA1-A1
Semester of degree program Semester 1
Mode of delivery Presencecourse
ECTS credits4,0
Language of instruction English

On successful completion of the course, students:

  • Can understand and present information in both spoken and written form using appropriate register on current research related to Italian history, culture and society
  • Have analyzed and discussed numerous texts on Italian history, culture and society
  • Can express and support their opinion clearly on issues relating to Italian history, culture and society
  • Can hold individual and team presentations on current issues relating to Italian history, culture and society
  • Can present academic findings appropriately using adequate register

Introduction to fundamentals of Italian history. Italy past and present. Economic, social and political systems of Italy. Each unit students develop a user's glossary and summary.

De Renzo/Patota (2013) I verbi italiani. Loescher

Fiorentino, B., Iacovoni, G. & Persiani, N. (2010) (A2/B1), Klett

Medaglia, C. & Medaglia, F. (2013) Spazio civiltà Civiltà italiana per stranieri. Torino: Loescher 2013

Additional materials will be provided by lecturer.

A mixed method of instruction will be used for this course, including

learner-oriented media and blended learning, lectures, discussion, presentations, self-study and group work.

Continual assessment 20%

Class presentation 20%

Final examination (written and oral) 40%

Class preparation and participation 20%