Course IT2008

Italian: Old Literature

7.5 Credits
First Cycle

Starts week 36, 2020

The course provides an orientation of literary history from the 1200s until the 1600s, as well as an overview of various Italian literary and cultural manifestations. Students read a selection of older representative texts. Role call, examinations and timetabled/obligatory online seminars are held in a virtual classroom (no physical meetings). To take this course, students require internet connection, a headset with a microphone and headphones, and a standalone camera.

Extra information:

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

Starts and ends:
wk36, 2020 - wk2, 2021
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
0 online
Computer Skills:

Surf on the Internet, read and send emails, use a word-processing programme (e.g. Word). Plug in peripherals to your computer, install programmes and adapt installations for your computer.

Computer Capacity:

Access to a computer (Not a mini pc, tablet or similar) that is not older than two years (or equivalent) and broadband connection, at least 2 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: