Italian Level 2
Level 2 (Elementary)
For those who have completed Level 1 or have equivalent knowledge. Extend your basic vocabulary and begin to build simple sentences. Construct and compile simple useful sentences and phrases that will help you both to understand and be understood by others. Putting your new language skills into context or improving your understanding of another culture.
Term 1 Wednesday 13 February 2013 (Riccarton High School or Shirley Boys’ High School)
Term 2 Wednesday 15 May 2013 Riccarton High School
Term 3 Wednesday 31 July 2013 (Riccarton or Shirley Boys’)
Term 4 Wednesday 16 October (Riccarton or Shirley Boys’)
Time 5.30 – 7 pm (Riccarton) and 7.30 – 9 pm (Shirley Boys’)
Tutor Aliandra Antoniacci (Riccarton) and Alessia Lucertini (Shirley).
About your tutors
Aliandra is Italian and currently a first year Ph.D. student in Russian Studies at the University of Canterbury. Her Ph.D. is on how the concept of family and its different components are treated by key Russian writers and philosophers from the 1880s to the 1930s. She is currently working as teaching assistant at the University of Canterbury. Before coming to Christchurch in February 2011, she taught Italian language and culture at the Moscow State University. She speaks Italian, French, Russian and English.
Alessia speaks Italian, English, Spanish and Portuguese. She has a Masters in Land and Water Development in underdeveloped countries. She has taught in Italy and Ecuador.