Italian for Beginners
FAST-BYI1Acad. year: 2020/2021
Pronunciation: Italian phonetic system, stress, intonation, linking
Grammar: definite and indefinite article, making plural forms of nouns and adjectives, present tenses of 3 verb groups, polite forms, dconctraction of articles, possessive pronouns, modal verbs, cardinal numbers
Vocabulary: introducing, visiting, telephoning, writing an email and a letter, travelling, leisure time, my flat, hours and minutes, days, months, seasons
Institute of Social Sciences (SPV)
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Student will accomplish the aim of the course, which is: mastering the rules of pronunciation to the extent of 500 words and basic grammar for speaking in the Present Tense.
Reading skills, translating a simple text, communication of simple information.
Recommended optional programme components
Recommended or required reading
T. Marin, S. Magnelli: Nuovo Progetto italiano 1. Edilingua, 2006.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes
Language of instruction
Mastering the rules of pronunciation to the extent of 500 words and basic grammar for speaking in the Present Tense.
Reading skills, translating a simple text, communication of simple information. Italy and the Italian.
Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences
Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.
Type of course unit
26 hours, compulsory
Teacher / Lecturer