Year 8 Italian

LEVEL: Year 8

LENGTH: Full Year


Course used: Parliamo Italiano Insieme 1

Students will be introduced to the study of Italian through the development of:

  • their ability to communicate in Italian
  • knowledge and understanding of Italian culture and society and the capability to move between Italian and English and to make comparisons
  • language learning skills.

Topics studied include: self and family, in the classroom, food and drink, leisure activities, animals, stereotypes, clothes and the weather.


Students’ performance will be determined according to the subject’s Achievement Standards as outlined in the Australian Curriculum Framework. Grades A to E will be used for reporting purposes.

Assessment contains aspects of intercultural literacy; writing; conversations; role plays; listening tasks and projects.

Special Requirements: Activity Book: Parliamo Italiano Insieme 1

Leads to:  Year 9 Italian