Credit Courses

(ITA) Italian

Note: Students who have taken two or more years of a foreign language, and have done so in the last two years, should begin that language at the 200 level or switch to a new language. If there is doubt, placement will be determined by testing or consultation with the academic division.

General Education course Humanities
ITA 101 - Beginning Italian I (3 credits)
The first in a sequence of courses designed for students with little or no prior knowledge of Italian. Spoken communication in Italian is both the end goal and the means of instruction. Emphasizes the four communicative skills in a culturally authentic context. Reading and writing are assigned out of class to facilitate effective listening and speaking practice in class. Basic grammar skills are also introduced. 3 lecture hours
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General Education course Humanities
ITA 102 - Beginning Italian II (3 credits)
Prerequisite: ITA 101 with a minimum C grade or permission of instructor
The second in a sequence of courses designed for students with little or no prior knowledge of Italian. Spoken communication in Italian is both the end goal and the means of instruction. Emphasizes the four communicative skills in a culturally authentic context. Reading and writing are assigned out of class to facilitate effective listening and speaking practice in class. Basic grammar skills are also introduced. 3 lecture hours
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General Education course Humanities
ITA 201 - Intermediate Italian I (3 credits)
Prerequisite: ITA 102 with a minimum C grade or permission of instructor
The first in a sequence of courses designed for students with a mid to high novice level of competency in Italian. Spoken communication in Italian continues to be the end goal and the means of instruction. The four communicative skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking are applied to discussions and debates involving Italian culture, politics, and history. Fundamental grammar points are reviewed. 3 lecture hours
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General Education course Humanities
ITA 202 - Intermediate Italian II (3 credits)
Prerequisite: ITA 201 with a minimum C grade or permission of instructor
The second in a sequence of courses designed for students with a mid to high novice level of competency in Italian. Spoken communication in Italian continues to be the end goal and the means of instruction. The four communicative skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking are applied to discussions and debates involving Italian culture, politics, and history. Fundamental grammar points are reviewed. 3 lecture hours
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