This continuation course aims at improving your knowledge of the Italian language while learning some information about More UNESCO Italian Sites.
It is suitable for lower intermediate and intermediate learners.
Through activities based on vocabulary, you will enjoy working on some features of Italian sites in the World Heritage List such as monuments, history, local food and curiosities so that by the end of the course, you will have expanded your knowledge of the Italian language and Italy’s cultural heritage.
Oh, and you will more than ready for your next Italian holiday!
About the Tutor
Federica Ferrieri was born in Venice. She is a language teacher, a lexicographer, an editor and a translator. She’s also the Honorary Consul of Italy in Northern Ireland, a member of the Consular Association (CANI), and she organises many events in collaboration with the Italian Cultural Institute in Edinburgh to promote the Italian language and culture in and around Belfast.
Before and during her PhD studies in Modern Greek, she lived in Amsterdam, Crete and Athens, and spent time in London. She has lived in Belfast for more than seven years, where she currently teaches Italian, Latin and Greek at Queen's University, the Crescent Arts Centre and in her own office in the University area.
Languages (ancient and modern) are her passion, and the theory and practice of teaching them in a creative way is something she enormously enjoys.