Visiting Lecturer of Italian

Office Hours:
M W F 9:00-10:00 by appointment
Mon 14:00-16:00 by appointment
T & TH 13:00-14:00 & 15:30-16:00
Wed 14:00-15:00
Fri 11:00-12:00

M.A. in Language Teaching with Advanced Technologies, Cà Foscari, Venice, Italy
University Degree in Foreign Languages and Literatures (English and Spanish), Cà Foscari, Venice, Italy

Starting with 2017/2018 Winter Term II Elena Zampieri is the Visiting Lecturer of Italian appointed by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

After graduating in Foreign Languages and Literatures in Venice, Elena began her job as a State  English  Language teacher at Primary, Middle and Secondary school level. She has  been an English Language, Literature and Art teacher at Secondary level (liceo artistico, linguistico and scientifico) in Italy for the last 20 years.

Besides being a state school  teacher, she has also worked as a language teacher and consultant in fields such as EYL, ESP, Comenius and Erasmus (EEC) Projects as well as  Primary and Secondary school teacher training both for Public and Private institutions based in the Venetian area of Italy.

Over the years she has joined several in-service training courses  In Italy, UK and Finland in three main areas of interest:

  • Second-language acquisition theory and application
  • Use of digital tools and advanced technologies in ELT
  • European Projects planning and managing.
  • Second-language acquisition theory and application
  • Use of digital tools and advanced technologies in ELT
  • Reading-based language learning projects
  • European Projects planning and managing
Winter 2019

ITAL101 First-Year Italian I Sections

Grammar, reading, writing, and oral practice for beginners without previous exposure to the Italian language or dialects.

Winter 2019

ITAL201 Second-Year Italian I Sections

Reading, writing and oral practice, with constant and systematic reference to the grammatical structure of the language.

Winter 2019

ITAL102 First-Year Italian II Sections

Grammar, reading, writing and oral practice for beginners without previous exposure to the Italian language or dialects.

Winter 2019

ITAL302 Third-Year Italian II Sections

Reading, writing, speaking, comprehension. Special emphasis on oral practice and on composition.