Italian Language in Focus
Subject 116-460 (2009)
Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2009. Search for this in the current handbook
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2009:Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: A 1-hour lecture and a 1.5 hour seminar per week |
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Usually 37.5 points at either post-beginners or post-VCE sequence for third year.
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CoordinatorProf John Tony Hajek
Assoc Prof John Hajek
This subject is designed to provide students with an analytical and comprehensive understanding of Italian usage. Topics will vary, and may include contrastive analysis of English and Italian, varieties of Italian, dialects, geographical variation, history of the Italian language, topics in applied linguistics. This subject is both descriptive and practical and is intended to give students a better understanding of Italian in its many contexts.
A 1-hour written class test of 1000 words 25% (due mid-semester), a 2-hour final exam of 2600 words 65% and a 5-minute oral, totalling 400 words 10% (due at the end of semester).
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This subject potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses:
You should visit learn more about breadth subjects and read the breadth requirements for your degree, and should discuss your choice with your student adviser, before deciding on your subjects.
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Formerly available as 116-073. Students who have completed 116-073 are not eligible to enrol in this subject.
Diploma in Modern Languages (Italian) |
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