Italian Language - Advanced

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Italian Language - Advanced

  • Host University

    Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

  • Location

    Milan, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Italian, Italian Culture

  • Language Level

    Advanced

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    6
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    This course is designed for advanced students with a very good knowledge of the Italian grammar and with a wide and stable vocabulary. During the course the students will review the main advanced grammar topics, will read and write about Italian culture, Italian history and Italian art and literature. During the classes, students are asked to read, to write and to discuss about the above mentioned topics. The reflection on the language is a very important feature of this course. Students will work on original texts taken from newspapers and from Italian radio and television.

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