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Italian Studies 

The University of Western Australia

Bachelor On Campus
36 months
Duration
33000 AUD/year
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About

Studying Italian Studies major from The University of Western Australia opens up the fascinating world of contemporary Italy, its rich cultural heritage and the links between Italy and Australia. Gain a richer understanding of the arts, music, design, architecture, opera and food by learning Italian: a language considered by many to be the most beautiful language in the world.

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Overview

About The Course

The Italian Studies major from The University of Western Australia teaches you high levels of competence in speaking, writing, listening and reading. It also offers a wide perspective on Italian culture, considering not only the culture and history of Italy itself but Italian-speaking communities around the world, including Australia. This major caters for students at all levels to challenge and engage you throughout your studies, from beginners to native speakers. We will encourage you to enhance your educational experience by participating in exchange programs in Italy at approved universities such as Siena, Milan or Perugia.

Career Pathways

Graduates are well qualified for careers in all areas that involve interpersonal and communication skills, especially when dealing with people from a range of cultural backgrounds. These include travel, hospitality, publishing, theatre, commerce, international relations, the diplomatic services, teaching and interpreting and translating. Knowledge of a foreign language has helped graduates secure jobs in international banking, journalism and communications, medical areas, music and the arts. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Italian Studies
  • Italian Culture in Word and Image: from the Middle Ages to the Risorgimento 
  • Italian and Migration
  • Sociolinguistics of Contemporary Italy
  • Linguistic History of Italy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
82
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Credits

144 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
82
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
64
More about PTE Academic

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 00126G

Below you’ll find a list of admission equivalencies for this course's Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR).

  • All India Senior School Certificate (CBSE): 80
  • Canadian Matriculation (except Quebec): 80
  • Chinese Gao Kao: 80
  • Chinese Unified Examinations (UEC): 80
  • French Baccalauréat: 80
  • GCE or Cambridge Advanced-level Examinations: 80
  • German Abitur: 80

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99000 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.

Funding

Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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