Course Details

Italian for Pre-Intermediate Students -exam

Academic Year 2023/24

VYI050 course is part of 2 study plans

Elective Courses Summer Semester

Elective Courses Winter Semester

Subjects VYI001-VYI004 are offered to students to gain the required knowledge and skills. Students need to know the contents of Nuovo Espresso 1 a 2. The exam is divided into 2 parts. The written part tests the knowledge of grammar and vocabulary, then the reading, listening and writing skills; the speaking part of the exam examines the ability to talk shortly on the topics discussed in the above mentioned subjects and to answer the questions.

Course Guarantor



In order to prepare for this exam, optional subjects VYI001-VYI004 are offered by the Department of Languages at FCE – however, they are open only if there are enough students. In these courses, students will be able to gain the required knowledge and skills.


In order to be prepared for the exam, students should master grammar and vocabulary of Nuovo progetto italiano book. Their language skills (reading, listening, writing and speaking) should be on the pre-intermediate level.
Grammar: conjunction of regular and irregular verbs, rexlexive verbs, past tenses "il passato prossimo" and "l´imperfetto", future tense, personal independent pronouns
Vocabulary: introducing, basic information about myself, family, free time, hobbies, orientation in the city, means of transport, shopping, appearance, clothes, characteristics of people, seasons, weather

Language of instruction



2 credits



Forms and criteria of assessment


Specification of controlled instruction, the form of instruction, and the form of compensation of the absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Offered to foreign students

Not to offer

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