Italian A2
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Itaalia keel A2
Course title in English
Italian A2
ECTS credits
Assessment form
lecturer of 2023/2024 Spring semester
Ülar Ploom (language of instruction:Estonian)
lecturer of 2024/2025 Autumn semester
Not opened for teaching. Click the study programme link below to see the nominal division schedule.
Course aims
To develop prerequisites for the acquisition of oral and written language skills in Italian at A2 level (Waystage) according to ELP (the European Language Portfolio).
Brief description of the course
Grammar: phonetics, orthoghraphy, punctuation, regular nouns and adjectives, their singular, plural and gender attributes, auxiliary verbs avere and essere, past participle, gerund, past tenses, personal pronouns, numerals, prepositions.
Speaking skills: talking about one’s studies and profession, expanding vocabulary of the following topics: countries and nationalities, weather phenomena, travelling, professions and clothing.
Writing skills: compiling short narrative texts.
Reading and listening comprehension: ability to understand longer informative texts and comprehend descriptive and informative listening texts.
The pre-requisite for the registration is A1 level in Italian.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- is able to exploit the acquired forms in oral and written texts;
- is able to recognise and form grammar structures, undersatnd everyday speech, read descriptive and simpler literal texts;
- is able to pass an exam on A2 level.

Ülar Ploom