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Italian Advanced - Italy Through Films - Online Live

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


This course will outline the pivotal historical moments of the Italian cinema starting from the 1910 to the more modern days.
The course is structured with different activities that will create opportunities to express opinions, compare with the cinema in 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.
By the end of the course you students will be able to learn about:
- The start of the Italian cinema and the experimental years
- Cinecitta' and the fascist influence on cinema
- The new season of the cinema after the Second World War
- Italian cinema during the Seventies
- The crisis of the Eighties
- The Italian cinema today

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.
This course is delivered online so you need a smartphone, tablet or computer.
You will receive a zoom invite before the start of the course.

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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/116558/M/LC.