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ITAL  101 - First Semester Italian (4)

Intensive grammar, composition, and conversation. Stress on the spoken language. Offered every Fall. This course includes a mandatory one-hour weekly group conversation class with a tutor for nine weeks of the semester outside of the class meeting time.

ITAL  101 - Italian 101 Language Practicum (0)

This one-hour language practicum provides training in speaking and listening skills, in small group settings, that reinforces classroom instruction. Non-credit, but required as a co-requisite for all enrolled in the class.

ITAL  102 - Second Semester Italian (4)

Prerequisite: ITAL - 101 or equivalent competence as determined by the Department. Intensive grammar, composition and conversation, stress on spoken language. Continuation of ITAL 101. Offered every Spring. This course includes a mandatory one-hour weekly group conversation class with a tutor for nine weeks of the semester outside of the class meeting time.

ITAL  102 - Italian 102 Language Practitum (0)

ITAL  195 - Great Beauty:Ital Lit and Film (4)

This course introduces students to modern Italian culture. Students will become familiar with the social, political, and economic situation that led many Italians to seek a better life by emigrating. To that purpose, students will read works of fiction and historical studies on the topic, view representative films, listen to lectures by guest speakers, and participate in field trips to local Italian American institutions and organizations. In this Freshman Seminar, special emphasis will be placed on building a community of young scholars interested in cultural studies. The course will serve as an incentive for studying the Italian language and doing a minor in Italian Studies.

ITAL  201 - Third Semester Italian (4)

Prerequisite: ITAL - 102 or equivalent competence as determined by the Department. Review of grammar, reading, stress on composition. Continuation of ITAL 102. Offered every Fall.

ITAL  201 - Italian 201 Language Practicum (0)

ITAL  202 - Fourth Semester Italian (4)

Prerequisite: ITAL - 201 or equivalent competence as determined by the Department. Review of grammar, stress on reading, conversation and composition. Offered intermittently in the Spring.

ITAL  390 - Special Topics (2 - 4)

ITAL  398 - Dir Reading and Research (1 - 4)

Directed Reading and Research (1-4) The written permission of the instructor, the department chair and the dean is required. Offered every semester.