Italian (ITAL)

ITAL 101

ELEMENTARY ITALIAN I

5 UNITS

Pass/No Pass or Grade is Allowed

Lecture 5 hours

Offered: ALL

Focuses on basic beginning interpersonal communication. Covers structures and vocabulary necessary to talk about family, friends, activities, obligations, school, travel, and food. Introduces students to Italian culture. Designed for students with little or no knowledge of Italian. Equivalent to one year of high school Italian. [D; CSU; UC] (Formerly: ITAL 120)

ITAL 102

ELEMENTARY ITALIAN II

5 UNITS

Pass/No Pass or Grade is Allowed

Prerequisite: ITAL 101 or equivalent.

Lecture 5 hours

Offered: ALL

Continuation of Italian 101. Designed to further enable students to carry out basic interpersonal communication and acquire the structures and vocabulary necessary to talk about childhood activities, daily routine, vacations, weather, seasons, holidays, Italian cuisine and future plans. Introduces students to cultural readings. Equivalent to two years high school Italian. [D; CSU; UC] (Formerly: ITAL 130)

ITAL 201

INTERMEDIATE ITALIAN I

5 UNITS

Pass/No Pass or Grade is Allowed

Prerequisite: ITAL 102 or equivalent.

Lecture 5 hours

Offered: ALL

Provides extensive review of all first-year structures. Focuses on interpersonal communication for intermediate students. Covers grammatical structures and vocabulary necessary to discuss traditions, newspapers and magazines, interpersonal relationships, beliefs and stereotypes, music, and technology. Introduces readings reflecting Italian culture. Equivalent to three years of high school Italian. [D; CSU; UC] (Formerly: ITAL 220)

ITAL 202

INTERMEDIATE ITALIAN II

5 UNITS

Pass/No Pass or Grade is Allowed

Prerequisite: ITAL 201 or equivalent.

Lecture 5 hours

Offered: ALL

Continuation of Italian 201. Focuses on student's ability to communicate at an intermediate high level on a variety of topics such as literature, values and traditions, Italian cinema and music, fashion, hobbies, and the environment. Includes further study of complex grammatical structures and literary selections. Equivalent to four years of high school. [D; CSU; UC]

ITAL 299

INDEPENDENT STUDY

1-3 UNITS

Pass/No Pass or Grade is Allowed

Limitation on Enrollment: Eligibility for independent study.

Lecture 3 hours

Offered: ALL

Individual study or research in some area of Italian of particular interest to the student and not included in regular courses of the college. [D; CSU]