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ITAL-1010 Beginning Italian I
04 Semester Credits
Introduction to Italian through multiple approaches with emphasizing speaking and understanding. Practice in conversational Italian and aural comprehension on topics of daily interest. Practice in writing basic sentences and small simple paragraphs on relevant topics and reading short paragraphs.
Lecture 03 hours. Laboratory 02 hours.
Prerequisite(s): None. 

ITAL-1020 Beginning Italian II
04 Semester Credits
Development of proficiency in speaking, understanding, reading, and writing in Italian. Emphasis on strengthening conversational skills through discussions of selected readings and cultural topics.
Lecture 03 hours. Laboratory 02 hours.
Prerequisite(s): ITAL-1010 Beginning Italian I, or one year of high school Italian; or departmental approval.

ITAL-1100 Italian Intercultural Perspectives
03 Semester Credits
Study of Italian image and contribution to world culture and various nation-shaping events throughout the history from the Roman times to the present, with particular emphasis on the shaping of the United States of America. Cultural presence of Italy in the United States.
Lecture 03 hours. Laboratory 00 hours.
Prerequisite(s): None. 

ITAL-2010 Intermediate Italian I
03 Semester Credits
Increased vocabulary development and structural review through readings of cultural texts. Emphasis on oral expression and group discussions. Intensive exercises in written and oral expression. Grammar review and vocabulary building.
Lecture 03 hours. Laboratory 00 hours.
Prerequisite(s): ITAL-1020 Beginning Italian II, or two years of high school Italian; or departmental approval. 

ITAL-2020 Intermediate Italian II
03 Semester Credits
Intensive exercises in written and oral expression in Italian with emphasis on conversation. Further improvement of written skills. Reading of selected texts in order to deepen the understanding and appreciation of Italian culture. Additional grammar review and vocabulary building. Further exploration of Italian literature.
Lecture 03 hours. Laboratory 00 hours.
Prerequisite(s): ITAL-2010 Intermediate Italian I, or two years of high school Italian; or departmental approval. 

ITAL-2410 Italian Conversation and Composition
03 Semester Credits
Development of proficiency in speaking, understanding, reading, and writing. Emphasis on strengthening conversational skills through discussions of selected readings and cultural topics and more conversational opportunities. Discussion of topics of everyday life, colloquialisms, vocabulary augmentation, and improvement of speech patterns. Practice in writing compositions. Emphasis on group discussion.
Lecture 03 hours. Laboratory 00 hours.
Prerequisite(s): ITAL-2020 Intermediate Italian II, or concurrent enrollment with departmental approval: three years of high school Italian. 

ITAL-2420 Italian Civilization, Culture and Literature
03 Semester Credits
Introduction to the civilization and literature of Italy. Emphasis on the interrelationship between history and geography of Italy and its culture.
Lecture 03 hours. Laboratory 00 hours.
Prerequisite(s): ITAL-2410 Italian Conversation and Composition, or concurrent enrollment with departmental approval: three years of high school Italian. 

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