ITALIAN (ITAL)

ITAL-101 ELEM. ITALIAN I (3 Credits)

The fundamentals of Italian grammar and structure. Seeks to develop language proficiency through communicative methods and culturally oriented materials.

ITAL-102 ELEM. ITALIAN II (3 Credits)

The fundamentals of Italian grammar and structure. Seeks to develop language proficiency through communicative methods and culturally oriented materials.

Corequisite(s): TAKE ITAL-101

ITAL-201 INTERMED ITALIAN I (3 Credits)

A systematic review of Italian grammar with reading, practice in conversation and language analysis of selected literary texts and cultural materials.

Corequisite(s): Take ITAL-102

ITAL-202 INTERMED ITALIAN II (3 Credits)

A systematic review of Italian grammar with reading, practice in conversation and language analysis of selected literary texts and cultural materials.

Corequisite(s): TAKE ITAL-201

ITAL-301 COMPOSITION & CONVERSATION (3 Credits)

Advanced language study stressing conversation and composition through the analysis of current issues in modern Italian society. This course will help students develop competence in the Italian language and culture.

Prerequisite(s): Take ITAL-202

ITAL-302 COMPOSITION AND CONVERSATION (3 Credits)

Advanced language study stressing grammar and composition through the analysis of literary works and films. This course will help students develop competence in the Italian language and culture.

Prerequisite(s): TAKE ITAL-301

ITAL-335 SPECIAL TOPICS IN ITALIAN: LANGUAGE (1-6 Credits)

Directed reading and research in topics dealing with Italian language. May be taken more than once for a maximum of 6 credits.

Corequisite(s): TAKE ITAL-302

ITAL-335P ELEM/INTERM ITALIAN-PERUGIA (3 Credits)

ITAL-370 SURVEY OF ITALIAN CINEMA (3 Credits)

Offered in English. This course is a survey of the development of film production in Italy from the beginning of the 20th century to the present. Students will be exposed to the particularity of Italian cinema, with its role of social critique exposing cultural, problematic and political corruption.

ITAL-435 SP TOP IN ITALIAN: LITERATURE & CULTURE (1-6 Credits)

Directed readings and research in topics dealing with Italian cultures. 1-6 credits. May be taken more than once for a maximum of 6 credits.

Corequisite(s): TAKE ITAL-302