Certificate In Italian (Upper Intermediate) - School Of Professional And Continuing Education, Hku

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    Certificate In Italian (Upper Intermediate) - School Of Professional And Continuing Education, Hku










    10 MONTHS




    Applicant Shall Have: 1. (A) Obtained The Certificate In Italian (Intermediate), Awarded Within The Hku System Through Hku Space; Or (B) Studied Approximately 230-250 Hours Of Italian At A Different Institution; And 2. Sufficient English Proficiency To Follow Simple Explanations In English. Other Applicants May Be Interviewed If Necessary To Confirm Their Suitability For The Programme, E.G. If They Have Studied A Similar Number Of Hours Elsewhere Or Have Alternative Experience Learning The Language, Such As A Study Visit To The Country.


    (1) Myths And Icons: Famous Italian Stars And Icons, Describing Typical Objects From Your Country, Asking And Answering Questions About An Object, Listening And Reading About Some Famous Italians, Text Organization; Looking For Information In A Text, Verb Form Il Passato Remoto, Diminutive Forms, Gerunds. (10 Hours) (2) Time: Expressions About Time, Talking About How We Organise Our Time, Making Apologies And Responding To Them, Time-Saving: Reading About Home Banking, At The Hairdresser’S, Expressing Uncertainty, Use Of Se And Quando, Il Congiuntivo Presente, Combined Pronoun Practice. (10 Hours) (3) Cities: Talking About Geography, Economy And Trade Of A Region, Comparing Advantages And Disadvantages Of Life In A City, Reading About Evening Activities, Discussing Working Conditions And Expressing An Opinion On Facilities In A Town, Email Writing, Passive Forms, Forms: Il Congiuntivo Passato And Il Condizionale Passato, Indirect Speech. (20 Hours) (4) Free Time: Discussing Activities Done On Sundays, Reading A Survey On Sundays In The Italian Culture, Proposing An Activity; Accepting And Refusing An Invitation, Comparing Tv Habits, Comparing Magazines, Impersonal Reflexive Forms, Imperfect Conjunctive, Hypothetical Periods Of Time. (10 Hours) (5) Change: Discussing Changes In Family Units, Discussing Social Change In Italy (Matrimony, Immigration, Emigration, Birth Rate Etc.), Asking For Information On The Phone, Making Suppositions, Reading: Extract From Italian Classic, Talking About Prospective Professions And The Search For Work, Irregular Comparative And Superlative Forms, Future Anterior Tense, Hypothetical Time (2). (20 Hours) (6) Holidays: Discussing Characteristics Of A Region, Conversations About Holidays, What You Would Pack For A Holiday, Drawing Up Priorities, Comparing Holidays, Reading Tourist Guides, Giving Advice On A Holiday Purchase, Relative Pronouns, Passive Forms, Partitive Pronouns. (20 Hours) (7) When Things Go Wrong: Describing Things That Went Wrong, Giving Advice, Italian Road Signs, Phone Skills, Expressing And Defending One’S Position, Talking About Health Problems With A Doctor, Recounting Extraordinary Events, Expressing Surprise, Making Comparisons, Verb Forms: Congiuntivo. (10 Hours) (8) Relationships: Discussing Relationships With Friends And Parents, Referring To Events In The Past, Affirming One’S Point Of View, Reading Letters About Relationships, Expressing Feelings And Emotions, Remote Past Forms, Indirect Speech, Impersonal Forms. (10 Hours) (9) Italian Culture: Food From Different Regions, Talking About Historical Events, Regions And Dialects In Italy, Festivals: A Wedding In Calabria, Comparing Italian Festivals With Those In Hong Kong, Bout Festivals In Hong Kong, Expressing The Necessity To Do Something, Past Participle Practice, Adjectives: Prefixes And Suffixes, Hypothetical Time. (10 Hours)