Learning Italian in Italy made the process so much easier and more enjoyable. The teachers and staff made the whole experience better, they want you to get the most out of your time there and are so willing to help.
This unit aims to provide a basic foundation in the basic language skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing Italian, and a brief introduction to contemporary Italian social and political history and culture. It is specifically designed for those students who have little or no knowledge of the language.
This unit aims to consolidate the foundation provided by level 1 Italian in the basic language skills – listening, speaking, reading and writing Italian, and to continue the introduction to contemporary Italian social and political history and culture provided by ATS1221 or its equivalent.
The unit develops Italian cultural knowledge and language proficiency through a focus on Italian historical and contemporary society. Passages from seminal Italian literary texts as well as other media are used to understand and critically analyse Italian society and its transformation in the last century.
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