What is the course about?
This lecture will take you on a journey of discovery through Le Marche, a region at the centre of Italy famous for its beautiful landscapes and its tradition.
What will we cover?
We will look at Le Marche through the life of its small cities and historic towns which house masterpieces by artists such as Piero della Francesca. A journey into a land full of spirituality, charm, history and culture.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
Have a better knowledge of the history, geography and main attractions of Le Marche.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
This lecture will be conducted in Italian and is therefore aimed at those of you with an advanced level of the language. It is suitable if you are attending Italian 4 or 5 at Citylit or have an equivalent level.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
This is a lecture and is therefore tutor-led. Facts will be presented through the use of video clips, PowerPoint presentations, handouts etc.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
No other cost. Students will just need to bring a pen and paper.
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
Any level 4 or 5 Italian courses; other Italian seminars or short courses.
General information and advice on courses at Build is available from the Student Centre and Library on Monday to Friday from 12:00 – 19:00.
See the course guide for term dates and further details