2023-2024 / LANG1929-1

(Advanced) Italian 4


30h Th

Number of credits

 Master in economics : general (120 ECTS)3 crédits 
 Master in management (120 ECTS)3 crédits 
 Master in business engineering (120 ECTS)3 crédits 
 Master in management (60 ECTS)3 crédits 


Alex Bardascino

Language(s) of instruction

Italian language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

Getting further in business Italian. Main focus on scientific papers, discussion (giving his own opinion) and writing.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

Reaching B2 level by the end of Master 2
Acquiring business Italian 
Perfecting oral skills and comprehension
Getting further in the knowledge of Italian geopolitical and economic realities 
Attaining proficiency in all working life situations 

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Having B1 level 

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

- In-person teaching 

Listening and reading comprehension (papers and videos)

Oral training : reveal his point of view and justify it. A personal presentation is planned for Q2

Debates, discussions and defending opinions, namely on the basis of critical texts, in order to achieve an advanced oral expression on socio-economic topics 

- Individual homework

Preparing debates, readings, synthesis.

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Face-to-face course

Recommended or required readings

General knowledge of L. Bruni and S. Zamagni's works, reading and analysis of the following texts:

- L. Bruni, S. Zamagni, L'economia civile, il Mulino, Bologna, 2015.

- L. Becchetti, L. Bruni, S. Zamagni, Economia civile e sviluppo sostenibile. Progettare e misurare un nuovo livello di benessere, Ecra, Roma, 2019.

Watching of videos on civil economy : discussions and debates.

All texts available on Lol@.

Exam(s) in session

Any session

- In-person

written exam ( open-ended questions ) AND oral exam

Additional information:

Written (synthesis) and oral exam (presentation of at least one chapter from the books previously mentioned).

Evaluation requirement: reaching B2 level

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course



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