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Italian Advanced - Food made Famous in Italian Films - Online Live

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Delivered online
Level 3
10:00 - 12:00
6 weeks


If you are in love with Italy,Italian cinema and Italian food this course will give you the chance to immerse yourself in all of them.
you will discover the "gioia del palato" though images that will plunge you into the full Italian life and attitudes towards food.
We could translate the statment ofthe German Philosopher Ludwig Feuerbach " We are what we eat" into "We are what we watch on screen"!!

You will discover how food has always been a protagonist of Italian films representing hunger, opulence, conviviality and habits of a very unique population.

The tutor will select pivotal scenes representing emotions through food in the most iconic Italian films belonging to different periods

The course is structured with different activities that will create opportunities to express opinions, compare with the food in film from other countries. Parts of the most iconic fildm will be shown and used as listening activities.
This course will enhance your language and cultural knowledge.

Some homework may be given to enhance learning and contribute to the discussion in the classroom.

How will I be taught?

There will be different activities : individual, pairs or small groups. Some films/videos/interviews will be shown to lead to debates, discussions.

What do I need to have with me?

Some writing material to take notes.

What can I do next?

Please discuss with the tutor if you would like to focus on a particular time of the Italian cinema or learn about some famous actors and their most important films.
Alternatively please get in touch with the Curriculum Leader 03000412222

What do I need to join the course

This course is for student who have at least an Intermediate Plus Level or have been studying the language with us for 300 hours.

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If you require any information about joining this online course then please call 03000 41 22 22* and quote the Course Code ONL/123335/M/LC.