Intermediate Italian F18 (ITAL*2090)
Code and section: ITAL*2090*01
Term: Fall 2018
Introducing additional exercises which enable speaking, listening, and writing practice, Intermediate Italian (ITAL 2090) reinforces and builds on the grammar begun at the introductory level. Students will be exposed to contemporary Italian texts, films, and culture during four weekly classes (three hrs/with a focus on grammar and practice, two hrs/which are devoted to in-class interaction on cultural aspects and online exercises). This course requires a firm commitment on the part of the student.
Upon completion of this Intermediate Italian course successful students will be able to:
- Recognize, interpret, and connect standard inputs in Italian
- Communicate in Italian about topics related to the student’s environment, background, daily activities, and personal interests at an A2 level
- Correctly read short stories and other short texts in Italian.
- Write simple texts (of more than one sentence) as well as simple responses to questions in Italian.
Salve! Second Edition by Carla Larese Riga
Additional material will be provided to the students during class time
Method of presentation:
Three (3) classroom hours