REQUIREMENTS 


Requirements for the major in Italian include: 

  • A minimum of 44 quarter hours of approved courses beyond the elementary level (ITAL 1003) 
  • Four of the 44 quarter hours must be from either ITAL 2500 or ITAL 3010 
  • No fewer than eight of the 44 quarter hours must be from ITAL 3700 courses 
  • One course taught in English on Italian culture, history or literature can be used to satisfy the Italian major requirements.


While not required, students who major in Italian are encouraged to study abroad in Italy. Majors who choose to study abroad are strongly encouraged to enroll in an Italian course upon their return. 


SAMPLE COURSES OF STUDY 


Option 1 (with study abroad in fall): 

Year 1: 1001, 1002, 1003 

Year 2: 2001, 2002, 2005 

Year 3: Study Abroad, 3010, 3702 

Year 4: Four courses as offered at the 3000-level. Discuss options with your ITAL advisor. 


Option 2 (without study abroad): 

Year 1: 1001, 1002, 1003 

Year 2: 2001, 2002, 2005 

Year 3: 2201, 3010, 3702 

Year 4: Four courses as offered at the 3000-level. Discuss options with your ITAL advisor. 


Option 3 (with study abroad in spring): 

Year 1: 1001, 1002, 1003 

Year 2: 2001, 2002, 2005 

Year 3: 3010, 3701, Study Abroad 

Year 4: Four courses as offered at the 3000-level. Discuss options with your ITAL advisor.