Academic Catalog

Italian (ITAL)

ITAL 101  - Beginning Italian I  (3 Credits)  

Grammar review, reading, oral work, laboratory use.

ITAL 102  - Beginning Italian II  (3 Credits)  

Grammar, composition, conversation, reading, laboratory use. Students with credit for a higher level course in Italian may not take this course for credit.

ITAL 201  - Intermediate Italian I  (3 Credits)  

Grammar review, reading, oral work, laboratory use. Students with credit for a higher level course in Italian may not take this course for credit.

ITAL 202  - Intermediate Italian II  (3 Credits)  

Grammar review, reading, oral work, laboratory use. Students with credit for a higher level course in Italian may not take this couse for credit.

ITAL 291  - Studies in Language I  (3 Credits)  

Prerequisite: ITAL 202. Reading, conversation, and composition in Italian with emphasis on communication and analysis of language through lectures and discussions.

ITAL 292  - Studies in Language II  (3 Credits)  

Prerequisite: ITAL 291. Reading, conversation, and composition in Italian with emphasis on communication and analysis of language through lectures and discussions.

ITAL 300  - Topics in Italian Culture  (3 Credits)  

Important literary works and authors, ideas, movements, and institutions in Italian culture.

ITAL 316  - Italian Society & Civilization  (3 Credits)  

Literary, social, and cultural history of the Italian people from the Renaissance to the 20th century.

ITAL 383  - Modern Italian Literatue  (3 Credits)  

A study of modern Italian works, including selections from Ungaretti, Moravia, Carlo Levi, Buzzati, Silone, Pasolini, Calvino, and others.

ITAL 395  - Italian Literature in Translation: Dante’s Divine Comedy  (3 Credits)  

Taught in English. A study of the Divine Comedy in its historical and cultural background.

ITAL 396  - Italian Literature in Translation: Masterpieces of the Renaissance  (3 Credits)  

Taught in English. A study of major Renaissance authors. Petrarch, Boccaccio, Cellini, Ariosto, Castiglione, Tasso, Machiavelli, etc.

ITAL 491  - Individual Study   (3 Credits)  

Intensive study of one or more authors selected by student in consultation with the department.

ITAL 492  - Individual Study   (3 Credits)  

Intensive study of one or more authors selected by student in consultation with the department.

ITAL 499  - Internship   (1-12 Credits)  

Supervised off-campus experience, developed in consultation with the department.