2023-2024 / LANG1942-1

(Advanced) Italian 5


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 


Alex Bardascino

Language(s) of instruction

Italian language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the first semester, review in January


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

Getting further in practical business Italian. Main focus on oral skills. 

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

acquiring business Italian 
Perfecting oral expression and comprehension
Getting further in the knowledge of Italy's geopolitical and economic realities
Developing proficiency in all working like situations 

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

B1+ level

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

- In-person teaching 

Details and technique for the creation of a good business plan

Details and techniques for the sitting of a job interview

Details and techniques for the writing of an application letter
- Individual homework

Preparing a BP project and an interview, writing letters

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

Face-to-face course

Additional information:

In-person teaching 

Recommended or required readings

Online notes on Lol@

Exam(s) in session

Any session

- In-person

written exam ( open-ended questions ) AND oral exam

Additional information:

Written exam in January (writing a letter, duration: 2h).

Oral exam split in two different parts : presentation of a BP (during Q1) + simulation of a job interview (in january).

Evaluation requirement: reaching B2 or possibly C1 by the end of Master 2.

N.B.: The eLAO test is scheduled for January. The results of this test will have no influence on the final mark.

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course

Part of the course will be replaced by a fieldtrip in Italy (Padua and Veneto region). Visits to local enterprises will be planned with the students.



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