Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Faculty of Arts

Italian (Joint Area)

(for courses commencing October 2020)

YEAR ONE

In addition to the compulsory study-units, students are required to choose study-units to the value of 4 ECTS credits from the elective study-units on offer during the year.

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

ITL1009 Introduzione al cinema 2 ECTS
ITL1023 Linguistica storica 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL1121 Letteratura Italiana dalle origini al Duecento 4 ECTS (NC)

Elective Units Elective units are offered subject to availability and time-table constraints.

ITL1080 Voci al femminile: Protagoniste dell’industria culturale italiana dall’Ottocento ai giorni nostri 4 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

ITL1008 La morfologia dell'italiano 1 & 2 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL1019 Cinema italiano: Dal fascismo agli anni Ottanta 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL1222 Letteratura italiana dal Trecento al Quattrocento 4 ECTS (NC)

Elective Units Elective units are offered subject to availability and time-table constraints.

ITL1026 Shooting the Mob - Literary and Cinematic Representations of Organised Crime in Italy and the United States 4 ECTS
ITL1122 Storia della televisione italiana 4 ECTS




Requirement for regular progression to Year 2:
26 ECTS credits in Italian
26 ECTS credits in the other area
8 ECTS credits in optional study-units

Total credits for this year: 60 ECTS credits

YEAR TWO

In addition to the compulsory study-units, students are encouraged to choose study-units from the recommended list of optional study-units on offer during the year.

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

ITL2008 La sintassi dell'italiano 1 & 2 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL1030 Dante: 'Inferno' e 'Purgatorio' 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL2025 Dal giallo alla fantascienza: letteratura italiana di genere 4 ECTS
ITL2052 Storia della lingua Italiana 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL2151 Il Cinquecento 4 ECTS (NC)

Recommended Optional Units

ITL2016 Letteratura Comparata Anglo-Italiana: Petrarca e il Petrarchismo Inglese 4 ECTS
ITL2023 Introduzione alla filologia 4 ECTS
ITL2035 Laboratorio di scrittura 4 ECTS
ITL3028 Studi anglo-italiani: il Novecento 4 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

ITL2218 Letteratura italiana seicento e settecento 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL2156 Dante: 'Paradiso' 2 ECTS

Recommended Optional Units

ITL2013 La critica contemporanea 4 ECTS
ITL2014 L'Italiano e le altre lingue 4 ECTS
ITL2015 Letteratura comparata italo-maltese 4 ECTS
ITL2020 Analisi e interpretazione del testo letterario 4 ECTS
ITL3027 Cinema italiano d'autore 4 ECTS




Requirement for regular progression to Year 3:
26 ECTS credits in Italian
26 ECTS credits in the other area
8 ECTS credits optional study-units

Total credits for this year: 60 ECTS credits

YEAR THREE

In addition to the compulsory study-units, students are encouraged to choose study-units from the recommended list of optional study-units on offer during the year.

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

ITL3030 Letteratura italiana: l’Ottocento 8 ECTS (NC)

Recommended Optional Units

ITL2016 Letteratura Comparata Anglo-Italiana: Petrarca e il Petrarchismo Inglese 4 ECTS
ITL3012 L'Italiano oggi 4 ECTS
ITL3028 Studi anglo-italiani: il Novecento 4 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

ITL3014 Il Novecento 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL3031 Cinema italiano: Dagli anni Ottanta ai giorni nostri 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL3062 Synoptic Study-Unit 1: Literature 6 ECTS (NC)
ITL3063 Synoptic Study-Unit 2: Linguistics and Cinema 6 ECTS (NC)

Recommended Optional Units

ITL3001 Cosa succede in città: Storia sociale della musica popolare in Italia dal Dopoguerra ai giorni nostri 4 ECTS
ITL3027 Cinema italiano d'autore 4 ECTS




Requirement for successful completion of Year 3: 60 ECTS credits, of which:
28 ECTS credits in Italian
28 ECTS credits in the other area
4 ECTS credits optional study-units

Requirement for award of B.A. Italian and in another area of study: 180 ECTS credits, of which:
80 ECTS credits in Italian
80 ECTS credits in the other area
20 ECTS credits optional study-units

This programme of study is governed by the General Regulations for University Undergraduate Awards, 2019 and by the Bye-Laws for the award of the Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) under the auspices of the Faculty of Arts.
 
Last Updated: 7 May 2020
 
The University makes every effort to ensure that the published Courses Plans, Programmes of Study and Study-Unit information are complete and up-to-date at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to make changes in case errors are detected after publication.
The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.

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