Italian Past and Present
Subject ITAL30008 (2012)
Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject is not offered in 2012.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 1 x 1 hour lecture and 1 x 1.5 hour seminar per week |
Total Time Commitment:
2.5 contact hours/week, 6 additional hours/week. Total of 8.5 hours per week.
Usually completion of 25 point of second year Italian. European studies students wishing to enrol in this subject would normally have completed 25 points of European studies at second/third year.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||
Formerly available as 116-074/362. Students who have completed 116-074 or 116-362 or Italian Past and Present at fourth year level (116-462) are not eligible to enrol in this subject.
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Objectives, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and the Disability Liaison Unit: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
The subject is designed to introduce students to a particular theme, issue, movement in the cultural and/or literary development and history of Italy. Topics will vary according to current research and teaching interests of academic staff. They may include a study of aspects of early modern and contemporary Italy, individual texts studied in their historical and cultural contexts using a range of approaches and methodologies.
A 2000-word essay 50%, a 10-minute class paper in Italian 25% and a 1-hour test 25%.
This subject has the following hurdle requirements:
Assessment submitted late without an approved extension will be penalised at 10% per day and in-class tasks missed without approval will not be marked.
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Materials available from the University Bookshop.
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Contact the subject coordinator.
|Breadth Options:|| |
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.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Student will acquire the following generic skills:
Diploma in Modern Languages (Italian) |
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