Chiara Ronchetti, lecturer, School of Languages and Literatures, University of Cape Town

Monday 15 January–Friday 2 February 6.00–7.30 pm COURSE FEES R2 836; Staff and students R1 450

Maximum number of participants 20

This online course is designed to teach participants with no prior knowledge of Italian how to understand and speak the language at a basic level. Participants will receive a grounding in Italian grammar and conversation. Each session will comprise both grammar and conversation. Class participation is an important element of the course. Participants will need to spend time each day doing homework tasks. On completion of the course participants should be able to communicate in everyday situations and enjoy access to a challenging and rewarding language. They will also have acquired the essential elements to enable further study.

Course materials will be provided via PDF.

Recommended textbook

Lamping, A. 2014. Talk: Italian Grammar. Pearson Education Limited.

This course will be delivered via MS Teams. Participants will receive a link upon registration.