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Modern Languages and Cultures - Italian Immersion

Elisabetta D’Amanda, Minor Adviser
(585) 475-6522,

The following students are excluded from this immersion:
International Studies students who are focusing on Italian language and area studies
Fluent native speakers of Italian

This immersion introduces students to the language, customs, and cultural aspects (history, art, literature, politics, anthropology, and music) of Italy. The immersion consists of three language courses or, with permission, two language courses and one culture course. Students with previous language skills must consult the minor adviser for placement evaluation before they register.

Choose three consecutive language courses:
   MLIT-201    Beginning Italian I
   MLIT-202    Beginning Italian II
   MLIT-301    Intermediate Italian I
   MLIT-302    Intermediate Italian II
   MLIT-401    Advanced Italian I
   MLIT-402    Advanced Italian II
With MLC faculty adviser permission, one of the following culture courses may be substituted for one of the sequential language courses:
   ENGL-416    Global Literatures and Cultures*

* When the course deals with Italian literature and culture.