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IT109 - Italian for Historians

  • Module code: IT109
  • Module name: Italian for Historians
  • Department: School of Modern Languages and Cultures
  • Credit: 30

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

This course is part of a two year integrated programme and is designed to enable future historians and art historians to read, understand and translate texts, articles and primary source materials in Italian and to develop sufficient listening and speaking skills.

Principal learning outcomes

To prepare students for their term in Venice.

Timetabled teaching activities

3 hours of lectures per week.

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Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
30 CATS (Module code: IT109-30)
C1 (Assessed/examined work) Test 1 (grammar and writing) 10%
  Test 2 (grammar and reading) 10%
  Test 3 (translation) 10%
  Summer Oral 20%
  2-hour written examination (Summer) 50%
VA (Visiting students only) 100% assessed Visiting/Exchange PART YEAR ONLY 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:



Optional Core
  • Undergraduate History (V100) - Year 1