Course information

In Italian we offer courses at 6 different levels: 4 courses for basic users (=Grundstufe) and 2 courses for independent users (=Aufbaustufe). Each course for basic users comprises of 3 hours a week plus one hour tutorial, an equivalent of 4.5 ECTS-credits. The courses for independent users are 2-hour-courses to which 3 ECTS-credits are allocated.

Course requirements

Min. 80% attendance, active participation, oral and written contributions, assignments, written tests.

Special course on Romance languages

In addition, we offer in the summer semester a 2-hour course on Romance Languages for those who already have a good knowledge of French, Italian or Spanish (B1 and above) and would like to acquire parallel competences in other Romance languages.

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Course level

Courses in the winter semester

  • Grundstufe I: Prerequisite: none, target level: A1
  • Grundstufe III: Prerequisite: A1+, target level: A2
  • Aufbaustufe I: Prerequisite: A2+/B1, target level: B1
  • Learn Romance languages through networking: Prerequisite: B1 (in at least one Romance language), target level: plurilingual competencies

Courses in the summer semester

  • Grundstufe II: Prerequisite: A1, target level: A1+
  • Grundstufe IV: Prerequisite: A2, target level: A2+/B1
  • Aufbaustufe II: Prerequisite: B1, target level: B1+

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