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BA in Italian

Departmental Courses required for the Major
Course Number
Course Name
Credits
ITA 305 * or 306 Advance Italian Composition I or
Advanced Italian Composition II
3
ITA 307 or 308 Advanced Italian Conversation I or
Advanced Italian Conversation II
3
ITA 313 Italian Theater
3
ITA 401 Dante I
3
ITA 402 Dante II
3
ITA 301 - 453 Choose any three courses in this range
9
   
 
ITA 450 Capstone: Seminar in Italian Literature
3
*Note: Language courses at this level and above require prior linguistic competencies; such prerequisite competencies will be determined by the Department.

Total credits required for this major: 27

Recommendations

Language majors are urged to broaden their studies to include other modern or classical languages. French, Italian or Spanish majors may double major in International Studies, another language, or any other area of study.

Education Majors

Students pursuing BS degrees in Early Childhood Education and in Childhood Education may choose a concentration in Italian. A concentration in Italian consists of 10 courses (30 credits), 8 of which must be at the 300 or 400 level.

Students pursuing BA degrees in Adolescence Education must complete all the requirements for the Italian major, which include the requisite 9 courses (27 credits) at the 300 or 400 level, as well as the 33 credits in Education.