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KK-ITA203 Intermediate Italian course 3 (CEFR A2), 3 cr 
Code KK-ITA203  Validity 01.08.2019 -
Name Intermediate Italian course 3 (CEFR A2)  Abbreviation Intermediate It 
Scope3 cr   
TypeLanguage studies
    Can be taken more than onceno
Unit Language Centre 

Target group 

Students of all faculties, students with a JOO flexible study right


Contact teaching once a week.

Learning outcomes 

After completing the course, students will

  • Have expanded their vocabulary
  • Have advanced their familiarity with different areas of language skills
  • Have reviewed previously acquired language skills

Starting level CEFR A2 (PDF). Intermediate Italian 2 at the Language Centre or corresponding skills, upper secondary school courses 1–6.

  • Verb conjugation and vocabulary (relative pronouns (il/la quale, i/le quali)), adjective positions, gerunds, passive voice (essere/venire + past participle, passato remoto, present conjunctive, present perfect, past infinitive, conditional compound phrases, si passive + adjectives and reflexive verbs)
  • Topics include art, the history of Italy, Italian cinema, the environment and environmental protection, Italian nature and various text types.
Study materials and literature 

The textbook Italiano per passione by Ciro Imperato, Katri Kuusela and Sari Meurman, Finn Lecture (chapters 1–5).
Moodle course area.

Activities and teaching methods in support of learning 

Group/pair work; communicative approach

Assessment practices and criteria 

Assessment is based on regular and active attendance in contact teaching as well as on online and pair/groupwork and a mid-term and final examination.

Grade: Pass/fail

  • 28 hours of contact teaching, 14 hours of online study and 38 hours of independent study
  • Assignments completed in the agreed time
  • Compulsory attendance (at least 75%)
Other information 

Further information from the teacher by email:


Current and future instruction
Functions Name Type cr Teacher Schedule
registration period has ended Intermediate Italian course 3 (CEFR A2), I-II period  Lecture Course  Ciro Imperato  04.09.20 -11.12.20

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