Course IT2008

Italian: Old Literature

7.5 Credits
First Cycle

Starts week 4, 2020

The course includes a historical summary of the literature from the 1200s until the 1600s, and an overview of Italian literary and cultural expressions through the reading of selected ancient texts representative to the context. All scheduled and compulsory seminars take place through an on-line platform (no campus meetings). It is required that students have an internet connection, headset with microphone and a stand-alone web-cam.

Extra information:

Recommended Italian language level: C1 according to Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

Starts and ends:
wk4, 2020 - wk23, 2020
Study Rate:
Flexible (Falun)
Time of Day:
Teaching form:
Entry Qualifications:
  • Italian Written Proficiency II 7,5cr; Italian 18th, 19th and 20th Century Literature, 7,5cr and History of the Italian Language, 7,5cr or equivalent knowledge.
Application Code:
Online Education
Compulsory meetings:
0 physical
7 online
Computer Skills:

Surf on the Internet, read and send emails, use a word-processing programme (e.g. Word). Connect a camera and headphones to the computer and install a programme using instructions.

Computer Capacity:

Access to a computer (Not a mini pc, tablet or similar) that is not older than three years (or equivalent) and broadband connection, at least 1 Mbit/s (not mobile broadband, because mobile broadband can vary considerably in speed).

Means of Education:

Higher rate of web-based communication where our learning platform (Learn) is a natural element of the course. Web-based meetings with sound and image where simple presentations can be held. Lectures can be broadcast live or can alternatively be made available afterwards online.

Tuition Fee
First Tuition Fee Installment:
10,875 SEK
Total Tuition Fee:
10,875 SEK
EU/EEA Citizens or exchange students are not required to pay fees.
Information on application and tuition fees: