Year
2021
Units
4.5
Contact
1 x 1-hour tutorial weekly
2 x 1-hour seminars weekly
Enrolment not permitted
1 of ITAL2101B, ITAL2121, ITAL2121A has been successfully completed
Assumed knowledge
SACE (Year 12) Italian Continuers or have completed first year level undergraduate Italian topics in the beginners major. If you are uncertain as to whether you should enrol in this topic, please contact the topic coordinator.
Topic description

In this topic students will build on their previously developed knowledge and skills in Italian. Emphasis is placed on oral-aural comprehension, as well as on understanding and use of both spoken and written Italian.

Educational aims

This topic aims to:

  • Review and expand Italian grammatical structures and vocabulary previously acquired
  • Enhance communicative competence through participation in activities involving group or pair interaction
  • Expose students to independent and collaborative learning and to language learning skill development
Expected learning outcomes
On completion of this topic you will be expected to be able to:

  1. Use knowledge and skills in Italian phonetics, speech patterns, grammatical structures and idioms developed throughout the semester to communicate orally and in written form on a range of everyday topics using moderately complex language
  2. Demonstrate skills in peer interaction and improvisation

Key dates and timetable

(1), (2)

Each class is numbered in brackets.
Where more than one class is offered, students normally attend only one.

Classes are held weekly unless otherwise indicated.

FULL

If you are enrolled for this topic, but all classes for one of the activities (eg tutorials) are full,
contact your College Office for assistance. Full classes frequently occur near the start of semester.

Students may still enrol in topics with full classes as more places will be made available as needed.

If this padlock appears next to an activity name (eg Lecture), then class registration is closed for this activity.

Class registration normally closes at the end of week 2 of each semester.

Classes in a stream are grouped so that the same students attend all classes in that stream.
Registration in the stream will result in registration in all classes.
  Unless otherwise advised, classes are not held during semester breaks or on public holidays.