English A2 Level (online) [Gruppo 1 - online] (2020/2021)

Course code
CLA001VR
Name of lecturer
Vanessa De Marines
Coordinator
Vanessa De Marines
Academic sector
CLA/ING - Lingua Inglese
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
1° semestre dal Sep 28, 2020 al Dec 4, 2020.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

Lo studente al termine del corso, riesce a comprendere frasi isolate ed espressioni di uso frequente relative ad ambiti di immediata rilevanza (ad es. informazioni di base sulla persona e sulla famiglia, acquisti, geografia locale, lavoro). Riesce a comunicare in attività semplici e di routine che richiedono solo uno scambio di informazioni semplice e diretto su argomenti familiari e abituali. Riesce a descrivere in termini semplici aspetti del proprio vissuto e del proprio ambiente ed elementi che si riferiscono a bisogni immediati.

Syllabus

The online A2 course is 60 hours long and it lasts 10 weeks.
The student needs to have the text book that will be used during the lessons.
The program will deal with specific grammar topics in order to help students with new vocabulary and new grammar structures. All of the units in the book have study areas aimed at improving reading, the knowledge of grammar, vocabulary and listening.
During the course the student will be asked to complete exercises in preparation for the computer based test.
Exercises will focus on cloze tests, reading and listening comprehensions.

Topics
Daily Routine, Free Time, House and Home, Places and Buildings, Shopping, Food and Drink, Clothes, Travel and Holidays, Hobbies and Leisure, Transport.

Grammar
Simple Present, Time, Present Progressive, Time Prepositions, Wh- Questions, Modal Verbs (Can, May, Will), Comparative Forms, Simple Past, Present Perfect, Future Tense.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Christina Latham - Koenig Clive Oxenden Jerry Lambert English File Digital Gold Student's Book, Workbook, and eBook A2/B1 fourth edition OXFORD University Press 2019 9780194036344

Assessment methods and criteria

At the end of the A2 course the student can access the computer based test, level A2 of the CLA.
The test is 45 minutes long and it consists of 2 cloze tests, 2 reading comprehensions and 2 listenings.
There is no written exam and there is no oral exam for this level.

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