Italian Language 1B
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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)
- 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
- Travel requirements - Travel may be required if students choose to attend the Non-Mandatory Intensive School. The Intensive School will be held at the UNE Sydney campus in Parramatta, NSW if sufficient students commit by the date specified by the unit coordinator. Students are strongly encouraged to attend, as the Intensive School will offer activities that boost pronunciation and oral skills development. Dates to be advised.
- 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.
This subject extends the knowledge gained in the introductory subject of the structure and function of the Italian language. Students' knowledge of grammar and syntax will be extended, as study of this subject will acquaint the student with grammatical forms and structures not previously dealt with, such as the future, future perfect, imperfect, pluperfect, conditional tenses, subjunctive modes, uses of the infinitive, gerunds and syntactical forms. In addition, the subject includes a greater awareness of Italian culture through texts.
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%)
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