Level 1 Italian

Start date(s):
16 Jan 2018
Duration:
20 weeks
Level:
Level 1
Course Code:
1031932
Study Mode:
Part Time
Attendance Type:
Campus
Attendance Pattern:
Evening
Location:
Framwellgate Moor Campus
Course costs:
£265
(previous years fees)
Funding

Overview

This course will help you develop your understanding and practical use of the language, alongside a familiarity of Italian culture.

Aims

The aim of the course is to enable learners to become familiar with the language. Teaching will involve interactive activities, such as practicing your listening and speaking skills in a supportive and friendly environment.

Modules

Modules will include the following:
  • Greetings
  • Introducing yourself
  • Rules of pronunciation
  • Italian alphabet
  • Numbers
  • Explaining where you are from
  • Saying what you do for a living
  • Introducing family, friends and colleagues
  • Ordering a drink in a bar
  • Asking for and understanding directions
  • Shopping
  • Understanding prices
  • Staying at a hotel
  • Asking about public transport
  • Eating at a restaurant.

Time commitment

Average number of hours per week

Lectures
1.5
Seminars
0
Work Placement
0
Assignment Feedback
0
Independent Learning
1

Delivery

Tuesday:
6.30pm-8.00pm
*Days and times of study are subject to change. Timetables are confirmed at the start of term.

Teaching & assessment

There is no official assessment for this course.


You could progress to Level 2 Italian at New College Durham.

What else?

Learning languages helps to:
  • Develop an understanding of other societies and cultures
  • Network with people from around the world
  • Be more marketable and have a greater worth in the labour market
  • Enrich and get the most out of travel experiences.

Funding

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Fees and funding

Find out more about course fees and financial support for UK, EU and non-EU students, plus how to pay your fees.

Additional Costs

Tutor will advise on books which will come at an additional cost. Learners are encouraged to do homework and use online resources to have further practice.

Interview Instructions

You are not required to have an interview to gain access to this course.

Entry Criteria

It is expected that learners will hold an Entry Level Italian qualification, or would have some previous experience of the Italian language.