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Italian Continuers

2 units for each of Year 11 & Year 12 

Board Developed Category A

Exclusions: Nil

Course Costs: $40.00 

The Year 11 and Year 12 courses have, as their organisational focuses, prescribed themes and related mandatory topics. Students’ skills in, and knowledge of Italian will be developed through tasks associated with a range of texts and text types, which reflect the themes and topics. Students will also gain an insight into the culture and language of Italian-speaking communities through the study of a range of texts.

Students’ language skills are developed through tasks such as:

  • Conversation
  • Responding to an aural stimulus
  • Responding to a variety of written material
  • Writing for a variety of purpose
  • Studying the culture of Italian-speaking communities through texts.

Prescribed Themes & Mandatory Topics:

The Individual

  • Personal identity
  • Relationships
  • Health and leisure
  • Education and future aspirations

The Italian-speaking Communities

  • Lifestyle in Italy and abroad
  • The arts and entertainment
  • Youth and social issues

The Changing World

  • The world of work
  • Communication
  • Italian influence
  • Tourism and hospitality

Particular Course Requirements

Prerequisites: School Certificate Italian or equivalent knowledge is assumed.

Course Contact:
Ms Kate Stehr, Head Teacher: Creative & Performing Arts/Languages