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English translation: optional courses/elective modules

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Italian term or phrase:attività sovrannumeraria
English translation:optional courses/elective modules
Entered by: JDSuk
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10:50 Feb 1, 2012
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Education / Pedagogy / certificato universitario
Italian term or phrase: attività sovrannumeraria
Nella legenda a fondo pagina che spiega il significato dei vari termini utilizzati nel certificato in riferimento ai corsi di studo frequentati, quali base, caratterizzante, affine etc trovo anche sovrannumeraria. Avete idea di come tradurlo??

surplus??
grazie
JDSuk
Local time: 04:10
optional courses/elective modules
Explanation:
imo

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https://www.york.ac.uk/students/studying/manage/programmes/m...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Course_(education)

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Gallagy
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Local time: 03:10
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Summary of answers provided
4 +3optional courses/elective modulesGallagy
4extra-curricular activity
emilia de paola
4supernumerary activity /course-work / optional courses (pls see)
Michael Korovkin
4extra activity
Erika Di Dio


  

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extra activity


Explanation:
io direi così

Erika Di Dio
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supernumerary activity /course-work / optional courses (pls see)


Explanation:
sometimes a direct translation makes sense.

If this refers to courses taken, I would put "course work/load" rather than "activity".
However if, I repeat, it's about taking courses other than required, the right Univ. Academic Credits Dept. lingo would be “optional courses“. Like, for example, taking a germanic philology course while majoring in civic engineering. Cambia tutto non è vero, eh? :)

Michael Korovkin
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extra-curricular activity


Explanation:
Io lo tradurrei così

extra - Dizionario inglese-italiano WordReference
www.wordreference.com/enit/extra - Translate this page
extra-curricular · extra- ... riserva - ristretto - soprannumerario - soprannumero - sovrappiù - sovrapprezzo - straordinario - supplementare - supplemento - troppo ...
extra - Dizionario italiano-inglese WordReference
www.wordreference.com/iten/extra - Translate this page
... soprannumerario - soprannumero - sovrappiù - sovrapprezzo - straordinario ... charge - come - cost - extension - extra charge - extra-curricular - extra-dry ...
Dictionary - Definition of Supernumerary
www.websters-online-dictionary.org/definition/Supernumerary... Statist (extra, supernumerary), außerplanmäßig (unscheduled, extracurricular, .... Italian, soprannumerario (supernumerary, te

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Grazie a te!

emilia de paola
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Asker: Sounds good! Grazie

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4 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +3
optional courses/elective modules


Explanation:
imo

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Note added at 4 hrs (2012-02-01 15:12:58 GMT)
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https://www.york.ac.uk/students/studying/manage/programmes/m...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Course_(education)

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Note added at 7 days (2012-02-08 14:27:04 GMT) Post-grading
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glad to have helped

Gallagy
Ireland
Local time: 03:10
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  LaraBarnett
2 hrs
  -> thanks Lara:-)

agree  Isabelle Johnson: I agree
3 hrs
  -> Thanks Isabelle:-)

agree  Giulia Gigliotti
6 hrs
  -> Grazie Giulia:-)

neutral  Federica Meacci: Se non sbaglio gli optional/elective sono i corsi a scelta all'interno di un piano di studi (danno crediti e fanno media), non gli esami in sovrannumero
7 hrs
  -> "certificato in riferimento ai corsi di studo frequentati...anche sovrannumeraria"
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