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CODE 53394
ACADEMIC YEAR 2024/2025
CREDITS
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR L-LIN/12
LANGUAGE English
TEACHING LOCATION
  • GENOVA
SEMESTER 1° Semester
TEACHING MATERIALS AULAWEB

OVERVIEW

Prova di Conoscenza della Lingua Inglese aims at supporting students in the study of English by focussing on expanding their knowledge of syntax and vocabulary and their ability to read and comprehend written texts at level B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The assessment of the level B1 of the English Language, corresponding to the level of the English Language Proficiency test, is carried out through tests during the first months of attendance of the first school year, according to the information communicated by the CLAT (Centro Linguistico di Ateneo). In case of a positive result, the corresponding credits will be recorded from the winter exam session of each year. If the result is negative, the students can take an online course, during the first, second or third year, before repeating the test. This course aims to strengthen the basic knowledge of the students, in order to allow them to acquire the level B1 in the four abilities (reading, writing, comprehension and speaking), in accordance with the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages).

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course aims at supporting students in consolidating their knowledge of the English syntaxt and vocabulary, in addition to their ability to read and understand written texts. 

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

- To consolidate studsents' knowledge of English syntax

- To expand students' vocabulary

- To help students improve their ability to read and comprehend written texts at the level B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

PREREQUISITES

Knowledge of the English Language at level A2. 

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

All the topics are covered in the online course mentioned above and are those typically included in any B1 test for the English Language according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Please visit https://clat.unige.it/progettoinglese

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

EXAMS

EXAM DESCRIPTION

The exam is computer-based.

ASSESSMENT METHODS

Students will be required to complete a computer-based test which includes a range of exercises focusing on syntax, vocabulary and reading and comprehension, based on the syllabus. 

FURTHER INFORMATION

Please visit https://clat.unige.it/progettoinglese

 

Students who have valid certification of physical or learning disabilities on file with the University and who wish to discuss possible accommodations or other circumstances regarding lectures, coursework and exams, should speak with the lecturer during her office hours.