Italian Language 1B
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- 26 Jun 2023
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Upon completion of this subject, students will be able to:
further utilise elementary structures and functions of the Italian language, including grammatical structures such as nouns, adjectives, articles, and present and perfect tenses of verbs;
continue and improve the practise of modern Italian language, in regard to the above grammatical structures and the use of forms and expressions used in colloquial interaction; and
demonstrate further knowledge of Italian culture through the use of elementary texts for language practice dealing with various aspects of Italian history, arts and lifestyle.
- Topics will be available to enrolled students in the subjects Learning Management System site approximately one week prior to the commencement of the teaching period.
You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or currently be enrolled in the following subject(s) in a prior study period; or enrol in the following subject(s) to study prior to this subject:
Please note that your enrolment in this subject is conditional on successful completion of these prerequisite subject(s). If you study the prerequisite subject(s) in the study period immediately prior to studying this subject, your result for the prerequisite subject(s) will not be finalised prior to the close of enrolment. In this situation, should you not complete your prerequisite subject(s) successfully you should not continue with your enrolment in this subject. If you are currently enrolled in the prerequisite subject(s) and believe you may not complete these all successfully, it is your responsibility to reschedule your study of this subject to give you time to re-attempt the prerequisite subject(s)
First language (Italian) speakers may not enrol in Italian language units except when required for (school) teaching accreditation in Australian states and territories.
- Equipment requirements - Headphones or speakers (required to listen to lectures and other media) Headset, including microphone (highly recommended) Webcam (may be required for participation in virtual classrooms and/or media presentations).
- Software requirements - It is essential for students to have reliable internet access in order to participate in and complete your units, regardless of whether they contain an on campus attendance or intensive school component. For additional information please visit UNE Hardware Requirements: https://www.une.edu.au/current-students/support/it-services/hardware
- Other requirements -
Textbook information is not available until approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the Teaching period.
Students are expected to purchase prescribed material.
Textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.
Having a second language is of benefit to anyone who plans to travel and do business in a global economy. This subject builds upon the language skills you developed in Italian 1A about the structure and function of the Italian language. Your knowledge of grammar and syntax will be extended, as studying this subject will acquaint you with grammatical forms and structures not previously dealt with, such as the future, imperfect, pluperfect, conditional tense and will increase your thematic vocabulary. In addition, the subject includes a greater awareness of Italian culture through texts and music videos.
Online Assessment: 600 words (equivalent). Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-2 Oral Task: 500 words (equivalent). Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-3 Written Assessment 1: 1000 words. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-5 Written Assessment 2: 1000 words. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-3 Written assessment 3: 1000 words. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-3
- Online Assessment (10%)
- Oral Task (10%)
- Written Assessment 1 (25%)
- Written Assessment 2 (25%)
- Written Assessment 3 (30%)
Current study term: 25 Jun 23 to 06 Oct 23
Check the learning management system (LMS) of your university for textbook details.