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Westfields Sports High School

Westfields Sports High School

First In Australia

Telephone02 9604 3333

Emailwestfields-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Italian continuers

   

Course: Italian Continuers

Couse No: 11730 

2 units for each of Preliminary and HSC
Board Developed Course

Exclusions: Italian Beginners

Course Fee: $35.00

 

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course provides students with the opportunity to develop their linguistic and intercultural knowledge and understanding, and the speaking, listening, reading and writing skills to communicate in Italian. Topics covered provide contexts in which students develop their communication skills in Italian and their knowledge and understanding of language and culture.

 

MAIN TOPICS COVERED

Topics studied through two interdependent perspectives, the personal world and Italian communities, provide contexts in which students develop their communication skills in Italian and their knowledge and understanding of language and culture.

Students’ skills in, and knowledge of the chosen Italian will be developed through tasks associated with a range of texts and text types, which reflect the topics. Students will also gain an insight into the culture and language of Italian-speaking communities through the study of a range of texts.

Preliminary Course

Students will develop the linguistic and intercultural knowledge and understanding, and the speaking, listening, reading and writing skills to communicate in Italian.

HSC Course

Students will develop the linguistic and intercultural knowledge and understanding, and the speaking, listening, reading and writing skills to communicate in Italian.

 

Topics

  • Family life, home and neighbourhood
  • People, places and communities
  • Education and work
  • Friends, recreation and pastimes
  • Holidays, travel and tourism
  • Future plans and aspirations.