Each year you will take two course units in each subject.
In your first year you will take either the advanced language course unit in Italian or the intensive language course unit for beginners. In your second year you will continue with the core language course unit. All or part of your third year will be spent in Italy studying at a partner university, working as a language assistant, or in other approved employment. In the final year, you will study a half course unit in oral skills and choose between the half course unit in translation course or the essay and commentary half course unit. Option courses cover all aspects of Italian culture, and include units on art, theatre, literature, history, politics, fashion, cinema and opera.
The range of Management topics covered in the course includes accounting, human resources, information technology, international business, marketing, production and operations, economics and business strategy.
Throughout the course, you will:
learn to converse and write confidently in contemporary Italian
relate aspects of Italian language and culture to daily life, business and society at large
choose and use the tools and techniques you need to succeed as a manager
acquire the skills necessary for the development of your creative and decision-making capabilities.
All undergraduate degree courses at Royal Holloway are based on the course unit system. This system provides an effective and flexible approach to study, while ensuring that our degrees have a coherent and developmental structure. In the case of combined degree courses, this approach also makes it possible to change the balance of your subjects during your time at Royal Holloway.
The websites of the School of Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures and the School of Management give detailed lists of the course units taken for each different subject.