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Oxford Italian Open Day

Open day for prospective students in Year 12 who are interested in studying Italian at Oxford. Programme below:

10.30–11.00 am  Arrival & coffee: Main Hall

11.00 am            Welcome and Introduction (Prof. Simon Gilson)

11.10 am            Overview of the Course (Prof. Emmanuela Tandello and Prof. Francesca Southerden)


11.30 am            Students. Literature mini-lecture. ‘Dante’s Ulysses’ (Professor Elena Lombardi), Room 2

12.00pm             ‘Reading Italian’ (Dr Vilma de Gasperin and Prof. Tandello). Session suitable for both beginners of Italian and non-beginners., Room 2

Companions/ Teachers. Break out Q&A (Prof. Gilson and Prof. Southerden), Main Hall

12.30 pm           Q&A on Admissions and Year Abroad (all present); chance to hear from current undergraduate students about their experiences. Main Hall

1.00 pm             End of formal programme. Visitors will be free to explore the city and the colleges independently.

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