Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Faculty of Arts

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Italian
(B.A. (Hons)(Melit.))

(for courses commencing October 2019)

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.

Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

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

ITL1008 La morfologia dell'italiano 1 & 2 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL1023 Linguistica storica 4 ECTS (NC)




Semester 1

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

ITL1009 Introduzione al cinema 2 ECTS
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)

ITL1030 Dante: "Inferno" e "Purgatorio" 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.

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 required to choose study-units to the value of 4 ECTS credits from the elective study-units on offer during the year.

Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

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

ITL2008 La sintassi dell'italiano 1 & 2 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL2013 La critica contemporanea 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL2018 Letteratura italiana dal Cinquecento al Settecento 8 ECTS (NC)




Semester 1

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

ITL2025 Dal giallo alla fantascienza: letteratura italiana di genere 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL2029 Cinema italiano: Dal fascismo agli anni Ottanta 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL2052 Storia della lingua Italiana 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL2156 Dante: "Paradiso" 2 ECTS

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

ITL2023 Introduzione alla filologia 4 ECTS
ITL2035 Laboratorio di scrittura 4 ECTS




Semester 2

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

ITL2015 Letteratura comparata italo-maltese 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL2020 Analisi e interpretazione del testo letterario 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL3027 Cinema italiano d'autore 4 ECTS (NC)

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

ITL2014 L'Italiano e le altre lingue 4 ECTS




Requirement for regular progression to Year 3:
46 ECTS credits in Italian
10 ECTS credits from the subsidiary area
4 ECTS credits in optional study-units

Total credits for this year: 60 ECTS credits

YEAR THREE

Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

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

ITL3029 Poesia italiana moderna e contemporanea (Modern and Contemporary Italian Poetry) 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL3043 Dissertation 12 ECTS (NC)




Semester 1

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

ITL2016 Letteratura Comparata Anglo-Italiana: Petrarca e il Petrarchismo Inglese 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL3012 L'Italiano oggi 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL3028 Studi anglo-italiani: il Novecento 4 ECTS (NC)
ITL3030 Letteratura italiana: l’Ottocento 8 ECTS (NC)




Semester 2

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

ITL3001 Cosa succede in città: Storia sociale della musica popolare in Italia dal Dopoguerra ai giorni nostri 4 ECTS (NC)
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)




Requirement for successful completion of Year 3: 60 ECTS credits

Requirement for award of B.A. (Hons) in Italian: 180 ECTS credits, of which:
132 ECTS credits in Italian
36 ECTS credits in the subsidiary area
12 ECTS credits optional study-units

This programme of study is governed by the General Regulations for University Undergraduate Awards, 2019 and bye the Bye-Laws for the award of the Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - B.A. (Hons) - under the auspices of the Faculty of Arts.
 
Notes: NC = Non Compensatable
 
Last Updated: 10 October 2019
 
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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