Lecturer(s): Florence MILON, Francesco GIANNETTO


The main objective is to enable students to be self-reliant in everyday situations, in an academic or professional setting. Courses are taught in Italian right from the beginning to acquire immersive comprehension skills. Classes are interactive to enable students to express themselves and speak with each other.


Communication, immersion, interaction, simulation, multimedia, culture, arts, task-based approach, projects, exchanges, international, cross-cultural communication and comprehension.


Level 3 : students who have started Italian in the first year or with low competence acquired in secondary school and who wish to study Italian in the 3rd year, one and a half hour per week. Reaching the threshold level required for an academic or professional experience in Italy. Level 4/5 : students with medium competence acquired in secondary school and those from European secondary-school programs, one and a half hour per week. Understanding (all media), note-taking, summaries, speaking individually or in groups, debating. Preparation for the CELI.

Learning Outcomes

  • CEFRL (from A2 to C1), with special focus on interaction and on cultural or cross-cultural competences.
  • Communicating with Italians.
  • Getting ready for a stay in Italy.
  • Learning about Italian culture.


Know-how N2 = continuous assessment and test(s) and/or final exam.