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Issues of Language and Society in Italy - ITLN3668

Year - 2019

This unit will introduce students to current debates on language and language usage in contemporary Italy, and in particular on the changing nature of the country's multilingualism under the influence of various factors. The language impact of immigration, the decline of historical minorities, the position of dialects and Italy's role in the European Union are some of the topics that will be explored.

1x2hr seminar/week

1x tutorial presentation (equivalent to 1500wds) (20%), 1x1500wd tutorial test (25%), 2x250wd quiz (10%), 1x2500wd essay (35%), tutorial participation (10%)


ITLN1612 or ITLN1632 or ITLN1202 or ITLN1302 or ITLN2611 or ITLN2631


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Italian Studies
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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