CAMPUS LinguaNEUM

Italian Beginners 1 (A1/1)

Seminar, 3.00 ECTS

 

Course content

This course takes place once a week and integrates the skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing, and emphasizes oral communication and listening comprehension in a culturally authentic context.

Learning outcomes

On this course, you will learn how to …
•    carry on a simple conversation in Italian
•    provide information about yourself: your name, how you feel, where you come from, where you live, what you study or have studied and why you are learning Italian
•    introduce other people
•    make use of culinary vocabulary
•    place an order
•    book a table and handle other situations at a restaurant or bar 
•    talk about time (clock, days of the week)
•    fill in a form 

At the end of the course, you will be familiar with the following grammatical structures:
•    verbs in the present tense
•    nouns and articles in the singular and plural
•    interrogative sentences and pronouns
•    concordance of adjectives in the singular and plural
•    prepositions
•    negation
•    main and subordinate clauses

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

UniversItalia 2.0. Italienisch für Studierende. Kurs- &Arbeitsbuch mit 2 Audio-CDs.
ISBN: 978-3-19-105463-2

Mode of delivery

Communicative teaching focusing on the skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing in a culturally authentic context.

Assessment methods and criteria

Information to be provided by instructor at beginning of the course.