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IT3701 - Italian Study-Abroad Program 1

Credit points: 12
Year: 2011
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: School of Arts & Social Sciences

Students enrolled in the Bachelor of Languages are required to spend two teaching periods abroad studying in an approved program (beginning with IT3700 in SP2 and continuing with IT3701 in SP1 of the following year). The precise content of this subject is negotiated between staff, students, and the host institution(s) overseas. In broad terms, the subject consists of in-depth study and practice in the target language through interaction on a daily basis with native speakers.

Learning Outcomes

  • the ability to communicate effectively in the target language;
  • the objectives of all courses taken in the selected institution overseas.

Graduate Qualities

  • The acquisition of coherent and disciplined sets of skills, knowledge, values and professional ethics from at least one discipline area;
  • The ability to reflect on and evaluate learning, and to learn independently in a self directed manner;
  • The ability to read complex and demanding texts accurately, critically and insightfully;
  • The ability to speak and write clearly, coherently and creatively;
  • The ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
Prerequisites: IT3301


Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 25-Aug-2011
Coordinator: <Person not found>
Contact hours:
  • 104 hours - Deep language immersion in host nation is continuous; formal contact hours as per host institution.
    Assessment: as determined by negotiation with host institution (50%); as determined by negotiation with host institution (50%).

    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.