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IT2201 - Intermediate Italian 1

Credit points:03
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by:School of Arts & Social Sciences

This subject is the sequel to IT1001 and IT1002. It aims to bring students to a point where they can more competently read and understand and more accurately write and speak Italian. It involves a partial revision and practice of basic grammatical points introduced in first year Italian and the reading and appreciation of appropriate texts.

Learning Outcomes

  • a level of at least basic transactional proficiency (1 on the ISLPR scale);
  • the ability to conduct simple conversations on familiar topics (childhood, education, travel, everyday life, activities, life after university), and to speak about oneself and matters of personal interest;
  • the capacity to express likes and dislikes and respond to common instructions in familiar situations;
  • the ability to read and write simple sentences;
  • familiarity with aspects of Italian writing and culture.

Graduate Qualities

  • The ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences;
  • The ability to speak and write logically, clearly and creatively;
  • A coherent and disciplined body of skills, knowledge, values and professional ethics in at least one discipline area;
  • The ability to reflect on and evaluate learning processes and products;
  • A commitment to lifelong learning and intellectual development.
To undertake this subject, students must have successfully completed 12 credit points (four subjects) of level 1 study at tertiary level
Prerequisites:SA in Senior Italian or IT1002


Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 24-Mar-2011
Coordinator:<Person not found>
Contact hours:
  • 0 hours lectures - supplied by UNE
  • 26 hours tutorials
    Assessment:end of semester exam (50%); oral test (10%); assignments (40%).

    Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.