Italian (ITAL)

ITAL 15201     ELEMENTARY ITALIAN I      4 Credit Hours

An introduction to the Italian language in the context of Italian culture.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 4 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ITAL 15202     ELEMENTARY ITALIAN II      4 Credit Hours

A continuation of the introduction to the Italian language in the context of Italian culture.

Prerequisite: ITAL 15201.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 4 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ITAL 15204     BASIC CONVERSATIONAL ITALIAN I      2 Credit Hours

Exposure to basic grammar and to current Italian useful to travelers. Not applicable to fulfillment of foreign language requirement.

Prerequisite: special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ITAL 15205     BASIC CONVERSATIONAL ITALIAN II      2 Credit Hours

Continuation of ITAL 15204.

Prerequisite: ITAL 15204.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ITAL 25201     INTERMEDIATE ITALIAN I      3 Credit Hours

Continued development of speaking, listening, reading and writing skills using a variety of cultural materials.

Prerequisite: ITAL 15202.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ITAL 25202     INTERMEDIATE ITALIAN II      3 Credit Hours

Continuation of ITAL 25201.

Prerequisite: ITAL 25201.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ITAL 35211     ITALIAN COMPOSITION AND CONVERSATION I      3 Credit Hours

Study and practice of written and oral Italian with emphasis on acquisition of written and oral proficiency in the language.

Prerequisite: ITAL 25202.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ITAL 35213     ITALIAN COMPOSITION AND CONVERSATION II      3 Credit Hours

Advanced practice in speaking and writing the Italian language.

Prerequisite: ITAL 35211.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ITAL 35331     EARLY ITALIAN LITERATURE (WIC)      3 Credit Hours

A survey of Italian literature from its medieval origins to the Baroque period.

Prerequisite: ITAL 35211.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Writing Intensive Course

ITAL 35332     RECENT ITALIAN LITERATURE (ELR) (WIC)      3 Credit Hours

This course surveys the major movements and authors from the Baroque period through the 20th century.

Prerequisite: ITAL 35211.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement, Writing Intensive Course

ITAL 35421     ITALIAN CIVILIZATION      3 Credit Hours

Lectures, readings, oral and written reports on outstanding features of the culture and civilization of Italy.

Prerequisite: ITAL 25202.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ITAL 35597     COLLOQUIUM      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Variable topic course deals with single literary theme in Italian literature or a single author. May be offered in Italian or in English translation.

Prerequisite: Permission.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ITAL 45093     VARIABLE TITLE WORKSHOP IN ITALIAN      1-6 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Workshops individually designed to provide instruction and training in specific areas of Italian studies. S u graded.

Prerequisite: Departmental permission.

Schedule Type: Workshop

Contact Hours: 1-6 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

ITAL 45095     SPECIAL TOPICS IN ITALIAN      3 Credit Hours

Designed to instruct students on a specific topic in the area of Italian studies.

Prerequisite: ITAL 35212.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ITAL 45096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a total of 6 credit hours)Allows the advanced, serious student to carry out research study project on Italian literature, language or culture. Prior approval of supervising faculty member department required.

Prerequisite: ITAL 25202 and junior standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

ITAL 45212     ADVANCED ITALIAN CONVERSATION      3 Credit Hours

Designed to develop students' ability to employ acquired grammar and vocabulary in conversation in Italian. Students will elaborate on cultural and social aspects of Italy presented in class and actively participate in class discussions.

Prerequisite: ITAL 35212.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter