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Modern Languages and Cultures - Italian immersion

Elisabetta D’Amanda, Immersion Adviser

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 two language courses and one culture course. Students with previous language skills must consult the minor adviser for placement evaluation before they register. 

Notes about this immersion:

  • This immersion is closed to students majoring in international and global studies who have chosen an area of study in Italian language, a field specialization in Europe, or are native speakers of Italian.
Choose two or 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
One culture course may be used in place of one language course:
   ARTH-311      Art & Architecture of Italy: 1250-1400
   ARTH-312    Art & Architecture of Italy: 1600-1750
   ARTH-317    Art & Architecture of Florence and Rome: 15th Century
   ARTH-318    Art & Architecture of Florence and Rome: 16th Century
   MLIT-351    Italian Cinema From Neorealism to the New Millennium