Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject is available to students who have already attained working competence in spoken and written Italian. In the subject students will broaden their knowledge of the structures and vocabulary of the Italian language through the use of graduated material including written and audio-visual texts which serve to enhance the students' understanding of many of the foremost issues in Italian society today. In this subject, students begin working towards attaining a level B2 competence in The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

FacultyFaculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorNicole Prunster

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites ITA2004 or ITA1AD2 or equivalent


Incompatible subjects ITA1BE5, ITA2BE5, ITA3BE5, ITA1AD3, ITA2AD3, ITA3AD3, ITA3BEA, ITA2ADA, ITA3005

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A


Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsStudents should possess a good Italian/English dictionaryPrescribedN/AN/A

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day


Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNicole Prunster

Class requirements

Practical Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.


Assessment elementComments%
Essay (800-word equivalent)20
Homework (800-word equivalent)20
Oral task (600-word equivalent)15
Test 1 (600-word equivalent)15
Test 2 (1,200-word equivalent)30