Academic Catalog

Italian (3550)

3550:101. Beginning Italian I. (4 Credits)

Sequential. Acquisition of basic reading, speaking, writing and listening comprehension skills, with emphasis on development of self-expression in everyday situations, through culturally authentic media and texts.

3550:102. Beginning Italian II. (4 Credits)

Sequential. Acquisition of basic reading, speaking, writing and listening comprehension skills, with emphasis on development of self-expression in everyday situations, through culturally authentic media and texts.

3550:201. Intermediate Italian I. (3 Credits)

Sequential. Prerequisite: 3550:102 or equivalent. Continuing acquisition of competence in reading, writing, speaking, and listening comprehension through use of culturally authentic materials, with emphasis on developing accuracy and self-expression in a wide range of situations.

3550:202. Intermediate Italian II. (3 Credits)

Sequential. Prerequisite: 3550:102 or equivalent. Continuing acquisition of competence in reading, writing, speaking, and listening comprehension through use of culturally authentic materials, with emphasis on developing accuracy and self-expression in a wide range of situations.

3550:301. Italian Composition & Conversation. (3 Credits)

Prerequisite: 3550:202 or equivalent. Italian composition using Italian models, special attention to words and idioms and development of oral expression and conversational ability.

3550:302. Italian Composition & Conversation. (3 Credits)

Prerequisite: 3550:202 or equivalent. Italian composition using Italian models, special attention to words and idioms and development of oral expression and conversational ability.

3550:422. Italian: Special Topics in Advanced Language Skills, or Culture, or Literature. (1-4 Credits)

Prerequisite: 3550:202 or equivalent. (May be repeated) Development of specialized language skills or reading of significant works of literature or culture not studied in other courses.

3550:497. Individual Reading in Italian. (1-3 Credits)

Prerequisite: 3550:202 and permission of the department chair.