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ITAL 271

Intermediate Italian I

Second year Italian. First semester. This course emphasizes oral and written expression, listening comprehension and building vocabulary. It also provides an intensive review of grammar. Learning is facilitated by a careful selection of literary texts, such as plays, novels, short stories, celebrated lyrics from opera and contemporary music. A variety of real-life material is also employed, including newspaper and magazine articles, radio and television broadcasts. Students are required to participate and engage in conversation during class. Regular attendance is essential. Daily assignments are required. Pre-requisite: Italian 171 & 172 or permission of a professor of Italian in the Modern Language Department.

Distribution Area Prerequisites Credits
Language ITAL 171 and ITAL 172 or permission of a professor of Italian in the Modern Language Department 1 course

Current Semester Information

Francesca Seaman

271A: Intermediate Italian I