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Italian September A1 +

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Italian 106


Communication & grammar skills

A1+

All EUI members

Time & Place


September 4-29 

Four weeks / 24 hours

  • Monday, Tuesday 18.00-19.30
  • Thursday, Friday 18.00-19.30

Online

 

Instructor


Serena Neri

 

Italian 107


Communication & grammar skills

A1+

All EUI members

Time & Place


September 4-29

Four weeks / 24 hours

  • Monday, Tuesday 18.00-19.30
  • Thursday, Friday 18.00-19.30

Online

Instructor


Valentina Martelli

 

 

Italian A1 +


Learning outcomes

By the end of the course students will

  • be able to interact in areas of immediate personal relevance
  • be able to ask for and give information on everyday topics and their own field of research
  • be able to express preferences understand short, clear messages and announcements
  • be able to find information in a text
  • be able to write simple notes and short messages

 

Course contents

 

 

Course materials:

Universitalia 2.0

Vol. 1

 

 

The course includes work on the following:

  • repetition of the basic grammar and syntax (present and past tense), main prepositions and pronouns
  • expanding vocabulary through reading and speaking
  • Reading: short informative texts and notices on topics of personal and professional interest; texts that consist of general language and academic-related language (research topic, academic professions and positions)
  • Writing: short and simple texts, fill in forms, simple requests and answers
  • Listening: understand familiar everyday expressions, recognize concrete information in dialogues and announcements
  • Speaking: introducing oneself, asking and answering questions on familiar topics, simple social conversations

 

Learning methods and activities

Activities in class include

  • controlled grammatical exercises
  • small groupwork
  • pairwork
  • role play
  • readings
  • peer correction
  • individual writing

 

 

This description refers to the general content of the A1 level and the teaching methodologies. The specific syllabus for each course covers part of this content according to the number of hours and the needs of the participants.
 

 

 

 

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