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 Course description

Italian 200


Communication and grammar skills

CEFR level: A2

All EUI members

Time & Place


4-29 September

24 hours

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

Online

Instructor


 Alessandra Becucci

 

Italian 201


Communication and grammar skills

CEFR level: A2

Max Weber fellows

Time & Place


 4 September - 2 October 

12 hours

  • Tuesday 9.00-10.30
  • Friday 9.00-10.30

Online

Instructor


 Annarita Zacchi

Italian 202


Communication and grammar skills

CEFR level: A2

Max Weber fellows

Time & Place


4 September - 2 October 

12 hours

  • Tuesday 11.00-12.30
  • Friday 11.00-12.30

 Online

Instructor


Annarita Zacchi

Italian 204


Communication and grammar skills

CEFR level: A2+

All EUI members

Time & Place


3-29 September

 

24 hours

  • Monday, Tuesday 16.00-17.30
  • Thursday, Friday 16.00-17.30

Online

Instructor


Gaia Pieraccioni

Italian A2


 
Learning outcomes
By the end of the course, students will be able 
  • to interact in areas of immediate personal relevance
  • to ask for and give information on everyday topics and their own field of research
  • to talk about various aspects of their home country and  town (food, architecture, lifestyles, arts, sport, etc.)
  • to read informative texts and notices on topics of personal and professional interest; texts that consist of general language and academic-related language (fields of research, academic professions and positions)
  • to participate in basic conversations about work, studies, leisure, etc.
  • to read short texts (fiction, journalism and essays)
  • to write notes, messages and short stories/reviews
 
Course contents
 
Course materials for 201-202: Universitalia 2.0 Vol. 1
Course materials for 200 and 204 are comunicated by the Italian Unit.
 
 
The course includes work on the following
    • revision of the main structures of Italian grammar: verbs (past tenses); articles; time adverbs; prepositions

    • introduction of structures of Italian grammar and syntax: verbs (future and conditional); pronouns

    • Italian life and culture

    • living in Florence: places, markets, museums, parks and gardens, etc.

    • expanding the vocabulary through reading and speaking

 

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 A2- 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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