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IT2001 Second Level Italian

SCOTCAT credits:20
Academic year(s):2017/8
SCQF Level 8
Planned timetable:5.00 pm Tue lecture. Seminar class and language classes to be arranged.

This Second Level Italian module aims at further developing the language skills acquired in First level Italian modules, and at enabling students to achieve an intermediate level in reading, writing, listening and speaking in Italian. The module also introduces students to diverse elements of Italian culture (film and literature) and language used in different periods.

Place in programme(s) and relationship to other modules


Compulsory for Italian

UG Pre-requisite(s):IT1002 or IT1004
UG Modules required for:IT2002

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact:3 language classes, 1 culture lecture, 1 culture seminar and 1 surgery hour.
Total module hours:
  • Scheduled learning: 50
  • Guided independent study: 150

Assessment pattern

UG As defined by QAA:
  • Written examinations: 0%
  • Practical examinations: 15%
  • Coursework: 85%
UG As used by St Andrews:Coursework = 100% (15% Oral test, 85% culture essays and language work)
UG Re-assessment:3-hour Written Examination = 100%


Module coordinator:Prof D Duncan
Module teaching staff: