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IT2002   Second Level Italian (Advanced)

Academic year(s): 2018-2019

Key information

SCOTCAT credits : 20

ECTS credits : 10

Level : SCQF level 8

Semester: 2

Planned timetable: 5.00 pm Tue lecture. Seminar class and language classes to be arranged.

This module offers an intermediate language course for students who have passed IT 2001. It is designed to (1) further consolidate students' knowledge of Italian grammar, idiom and vocabulary, (2) refine their language skills and (3) develop their communication skills both oral and written through a graded oral programme related to Italian history and culture. Students will continue their study of medieval and modern Italian culture.

Relationship to other modules

Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you must pass IT2001

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact: 3 language classes, 1 culture lecture, 1 culture seminar and 1 surgery hour.

Scheduled learning hours: 55

Guided independent study hours: 145

Assessment pattern

As used by St Andrews: 2-hour Written Examination = 35%, Coursework = 65% (40% essays and 25% language work)

As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 35%
Practical examinations : 15%
Coursework: 50%

Re-assessment: 3-hour Written Examination = 100%


Module teaching staff: TBC