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Italian

Italian A1.1

Lecture number
042043d
Semester
Autumn semester 2020
Type
Online Language Course
Registration deadline
08/31/2020
Maximum number of participants
14

Events

DayTimeRecurrenceDuration
Mon.4 p.m. to 6 p.m.Weekly19/10/20 - 01/02/21

Lecturers

  • Dr. phil. Azzurra Sarnataro

Description

This course is suitable for participants without previous knowledge of the Italian language. The course is designed for beginners and is based on a communicative approach that encourages students to speak Italian from the very first lesson.
The course teaches basic elements of Italian grammar required for level A1.1: simple presentation, formation of several forms, articles, adjectives, etc.
In order to combine communication skills with grammar knowledge, students will participate in interactive learning activities such as role-plays and group games during the lessons.
The course will focus on the learning needs and interests of the course participants, but with a native speaker teacher it will also aim to stimulate your interest in the Italian language and culture and provide information and materials on socio-cultural aspects of contemporary Italy and the Italian lifestyle.
At the end of this level students can give a presentation about themselves, their family and friends, express preferences and talk about hobbies and activities in their free time.

Literature

Please bring the following course book to the first lesson:
Al dente 1 (A1), course and exercise book + audio CD + DVD
ISBN: 978-3-12-525381-0

Registration

Unfortunately this course is already booked out. Registration is not possible anymore.

Italian A1.2

Lecture number
042044d
Semester
Autumn semester 2020
Type
Online Language Course
Maximum number of participants
14

Events

DayTimeRecurrenceDuration
Wed.4 p.m. to 6 p.m.Weekly21/10/20 - 03/02/21

Lecturers

Description

This course is aimed at participants with previous knowledge of the Italian language. Building on the previous knowledge, the aim of the course is to reach an A1 level.
Grammar topics for this level include the use of perfect (passato prossimo), irregular plural forms, modal verbs (dovere, potere, volere). The course will focus on the learning needs and interests of the participants and, with a native speaker teacher, it will also aim to stimulate your interest in the Italian language and culture and provide information and materials on socio-cultural aspects of contemporary Italy and the Italian lifestyle.
At the end of this level participants will be able to talk about their everyday life, eating habits and local and Italian food culture, read and write biographical information about themselves and/or famous people, write a description of a city, a country, a fashion style, etc.

Literature

Please have the following textbook available on your first Webex appointment:
Al Dente - Corso d'Italiano (lesson 4-8). Please make sure that the edition of the book is the Italian edition with the following ISBN: 978-84-16657-72-8

Registration

Placement Test

For a registration from level A1.2 a placement test is required if you have not yet written an exam with us.