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IT1003 Italian Language Intermediate 1

SCOTCAT credits:10
Academic year(s):2017/8
SCQF Level 7
Planned timetable:By arrangement - normally 3.00 pm

This module and its co-requisite provide a thorough and consistently structured revision of grammar and a consolidation of speaking, reading, writing skills through formal grammar classes, practical oral language classes. Please note that this module is not designed for native speakers of Italian.

Place in programme(s) and relationship to other modules


Either (IT1001 and IT1002) or (IT1003 and IT1004) are compulsory for Italian

UG Pre-requisite(s):A-Level or Higher Italian. A pass mark in an additional, departmental entrance test would allow access also to students with a slightly lower qualification (e.g. GCSE, etc.)
UG Co-requisite(s):IT1013
UG Modules required for:IT1004

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact:3 classes and 1 surgery hour.
Total module hours:
  • Scheduled learning: 30
  • Guided independent study: 70

Assessment pattern

UG As defined by QAA:
  • Written examinations: 0%
  • Practical examinations: 20%
  • Coursework: 80%
UG As used by St Andrews:Coursework = 100% (20% Oral test, 80% Continuous assessment)
UG Re-assessment:3-hour Written Examination = 100%


Module coordinator:Dr R Riccobono
Module teaching staff:Dr R Riccobono