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Italian Program

The Italian program offers a wide variety of courses for students in all its levels. ITAL 101 & 102 concentrate on the essentials of spoken and written language for the beginner. For the intermediate-level students, ITAL 103, 103AB & 103CD review the basic structures and skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking. ITAL 104, 104AB & 104CD focus on further development development of those basic skills. They also involve research and discussion on cultural topics. In the speaking area, ITAL 120, 130 & 140 promote free and spontaneous oral expression in Italian in the beginning, intermediate and advanced level. For the advanced student who wishes to perfect his/her knowledge of the language, ITAL 150 & 160 include discussion of literary selections, vocabulary-building, composition and the study of more complex grammatical structures.


Italian Program Coordinator

Dr. Laura Gardinali (H-316, ext. 3458)

Faculty & Offices

Angela Ellis (H-315, ext. 3458)

Carla Pattone (H-315, ext. 3575)




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