Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2014.
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This subject is not offered in 2014.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 4.5 hours. A 1-hour lecture, a 1.5-hour seminar per week and 1 x 2 hr Screening per week. |
Total Time Commitment:
4.5 contact hours/week, 4 additional hours/week. Total of 8.5 hours per week.
Admission to the postgraduate diploma or fourth-year honours in Italian.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| |
|Non Allowed Subjects:|| |
Imaging Italy at Level 3.
|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 Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
This subject is designed to allow students to explore representations of Italy through creative texts with a particular focus on visual narratives. It may include a study of aspects of Italian film in its social and political contexts, and the relationship between those texts and the most relevant Italian cultural issues. Students will gain a better understanding of Italian cultural products and will improve their ability to analyse visual and written texts in Italian.
One mini test in class 10% (during week 4), one assignment of 1,000 words (3rd year students) or 1,500 words (fourth year students) 30% (due mid semester), one 10 minute presentation 10% (due mid-semester), one essay on a film and relevant topics (2,000 words for 3rd year students, 2,500 words for 4th year students) 40% ( due at the end of semester), participation/attendance in class 10%.
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.
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
Reading material will be available from the School
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
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