Courses

LITA 100  First-Year Italian I  Credits: 5 (3-0-2)

Course Description: Essentials of Italian for the beginner: aural comprehension, speaking, reading, writing.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and recitation. No previous study in Italian. Sections offered as Mixed Face-to-Face (3 credits face-to-face, 2 credits online) or Face-to-Face. Credit not allowed for both LITA 100 and LITA 105.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

LITA 101  First-Year Italian II  Credits: 5 (3-0-2)

Course Description: Essentials of Italian for the continuing student: aural comprehension, speaking, reading, writing.
Prerequisite: LITA 100 or LITA 105.
Registration Information: Open to all levels. Must register for lecture and recitation. Sections offered as Mixed Face-to-Face (3 credits face-to-face, 2 credits online) or Face-to-Face only. Credit not allowed for both LITA 101 and LITA 107.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

LITA 200  Second-Year Italian I (GT-AH4)  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Grammar review and extensive practice in Italian conversation, reading, and writing.
Prerequisite: LITA 101 or LITA 107.
Registration Information: Placement exam can substitute for LITA 101.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.
Additional Information: Arts & Humanities 3B, World Languages (GT-AH4).

LITA 201  Second-Year Italian II (GT-AH4)  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Grammar review and extensive practice in conversation, reading, and writing.
Prerequisite: LITA 200.
Registration Information: Placement exam can substitute for LITA 200.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.
Additional Information: Arts & Humanities 3B, World Languages (GT-AH4).

LITA 296  Group Study-Italian  Credits: Var[1-5] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Group study in language/literature/culture.
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

LITA 337  Italian Cinema, Culture, and Society  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Examination of how historical, social, political, and economic forces have shaped Italian society and culture in the modern period, including contemporary Italy, through the prism of film. Taught in Italian.
Prerequisite: LITA 201.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both LITA 337 and LITA 365.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

LITA 348  Italian for the Creative Professions  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Development of Italian communication skills applied to several professional field and academic areas of interest, including tourism, fashion, the visual arts, gastronomy, and music.
Prerequisite: LITA 201.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

LITA 365  Studies in Foreign Film-Italian  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Representation of Italian society through film. Taught in Italian.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both LITA 337 and LITA 365.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

LITA 495  Independent Study-Italian  Credits: Var[1-6] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Must have completed three years of Italian at college level.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.