Italian

Placement of students with high school preparation in Italian: students with sufficient preparation in Italian may enter the second, third, or fourth semester course in that language, thus completing the foreign language requirement in fewer semesters. Students interested in taking placement tests should contact the Foreign Language departments. Language courses in the 1001, 1002, 2001, 2002 sequence must be taken in that order.

ITAL 1001             Basic Italian I                                                     3 cr.
The first in a sequence of courses developing all four language skills; speaking, reading, writing, and listening. Cultural materials from magazines, films, music, and from electronic ancillaries are used to enhance the process of language acquisition.

ITAL 1002             Basic Italian II                                                                    3 cr.
Prerequisite: ITAL 1001 or consent of department. A continuation of the development of ITAL 1001.

ITAL 2001             Intermediate Italian I                                                                    3 cr.
Prerequisite: ITAL 1002 or consent of department. A continuation of the development of the four language skills: reading, writing, speaking, and listening. Cultural materials from magazines, films, music, and from electronic ancillaries are used to enhance the process of language acquisition.

ITAL 3191             Independent Work                                                                                                         1 cr.
Prerequisite: consent of department. Readings and conferences under the direction of a member of the faculty. Topics vary, but the course may examine Italian literature, history, or current events. Each course may be repeated, but combined credit may not exceed six semester hours.

ITAL 3192             Independent Work                                                                         1 cr.
Prerequisite: consent of department. Readings and conferences under the direction of a member of the faculty. Topics vary, but the course may examine Italian literature, history, or current events. Each course may be repeated, but combined credit may not exceed six semester hours.

ITAL 3193             Independent Work                                                                         1 cr.
Prerequisite: consent of department. Readings and conferences under the direction of a member of the faculty. Topics vary, but the course may examine Italian literature, history, or current events. Each course may be repeated, but combined credit may not exceed six semester hours.