Year Abroad Alternative
Year Abroad Alternative (Italian) 2023-24
School Of Arts, Culture And Language
Module - Semester 1
The module aims to further develop academic, cultural and linguistic skills which students acquire during their Year Abroad. There will be 3 weekly classes, with a focus on oral, aural and intercultural skills (including practical aspects of life in the country and current social topics). The primary focus should be on enhancing fluency and improving accuracy of spoken language usage, intercultural understanding and cultural insight.
- Demonstrate an appropriate and correct command of spoken Italian in an advanced register and lexis (assessment task 1).
- Demonstrate an appropriate and correct command of written Italian in an advanced register and lexis. (assessment task 2)
- Demonstrate their understanding of the society and / or culture of Italy (assessment tasks 1 & 2).