Courses

Italian Courses

ITAL 1, Elementary Italian
Lec-87.5 P/NP Available

ADVISE: ENGL 88 or ESL 188 or readiness for college-level English or any City College or university foreign language course

This introductory course will develop the four basic skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing in Italian. This course also introduces some cultural aspects of Italy.

UC/CSU
Units: 5

ITAL 1A + 1B = ITAL 1

ITAL 1A, Elementary Italian
Lec-52.5 P/NP Available

ADVISE: ENGL 88 or ESL 188 or readiness for college-level English; any City College or University foreign language course or readiness for college-level English

This introductory course will develop the four basic skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing in Italian. This course also introduces some cultural aspects of Italy. The first half of the elementary course.

UC/CSU
Units: 3

ITAL 1A + 1B = ITAL 1

ITAL 1B, Elementary Italian
Lec-52.5 P/NP Available

PREREQ.: ITAL 1A or demonstration of ITAL 1A exit skills.

This introductory course will develop the four basic skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing in Italian. This course also introduces some cultural aspects of Italy. The latter half of the elementary course.

UC/CSU
Units: 3

ITAL 1A + 1B =ITAL 1

ITAL 2, Continuation of Elementary Italian
Lec-87.5 P/NP Available

PREREQ.: ITAL 1 or ITAL 1B or demonstration of ITAL 1/1B exit skills

Second semester course. This continuation of Italian elementary course will develop the four basic skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing. This course also introduces some cultural aspects of Italy. CSU/UC

UC/CSU
Units: 5

ITAL 2A + 2B = ITAL 2

ITAL 2A, Continuation of Elementary Italian
Lec-52.5 P/NP Available

PREREQ.: ITAL 1 or ITAL 1B or demonstration of ITAL 1/1B exit skills

Second semester course. This continuation of Italian elementary course will develop the four basic skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing. This course is the first half of Elementary Italian 2. This course also introduces some cultural aspects of Italy. CSU/UC

UC/CSU
Units: 3

ITAL 2A + 2B = ITAL 2

ITAL 2B, Continuation of Elementary Italian
Lec-52.5 P/NP Available

PREREQ.: ITAL 2A or demonstration of ITAL 2A exit skills

Second semester course. This continuation of Italian elementary course will develop the four basic skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing. The latter half of the elementary course Italian 2.This course also introduces some cultural aspects of Italy. CSU/UC

UC/CSU
Units: 3

ITAL 2A + 2B = ITAL 2

ITAL 3A, Intermediate Italian
Lec-52.5 P/NP Available

PREREQ.: ITAL 2 or ITAL 2B or demonstration of exit skills

Review of grammar and composition; reading of cultural and literary materials. Constant practice in the use and comprehension of the spoken language. Conducted in Italian.

UC/CSU
Units: 3

May be taken non-sequentially

ITAL 3B, Intermediate Italian
Lec-52.5 P/NP Available

PREREQ.:ITAL 2 or or ITAL 2B or demonstration of exit skills.

Review of grammar and composition; reading of cultural and literary materials. Constant practice in the use and comprehension of the spoken language, Conducted in Italian.

UC/CSU
Units: 3

May be taken non-sequentially.

ITAL 4A, Continuation of Intermediate Italian
Lec-52.5 P/NP Available

PREREQ.: ITAL 3A and ITAL 3B or demonstration of exit skills.

Intensive review of grammar and essay composition, constant practice in the comprehension and use of the spoken language to build on the introduction to intermediate Italian established in Italian 3a/3b. Conducted in Italian. ITAL 4A and ITAL 4B may be taken non-sequentially.

UC/CSU
Units: 3

May be taken non-sequentially

ITAL 4B, Continuation of Intermediate Italian
Lec-52.5 P/NP Available

PREREQ.: ITAL 3A and ITAL 3B or demonstration of exit skills.

Intensive review of grammar and essay composition, constant practice in the comprehension and use of the spoken language to build on the introduction to intermediate Italian established in Italian 3A/3B. Conducted in Italian. ITAL 4A and ITAL 4B may be taken non-sequentially.

UC/CSU
Units: 3

May be taken non-sequentially

ITAL 10A, Beginning Conversational Italian
Lec-52.5 P/NP Available

Beginner's course. Intensive oral practice of basic structures and vocabulary most often used in conversation. Designed for students who wish to acquire basic skills of spoken Italian.

CSU
Units: 3

Not recommended for native speakers of Italian.

ITAL 10B, Continuation of Beginning Conversational Italian
Lec-52.5 P/NP Available

ADVISE: ITAL 10A

Second semester course. Continuation of oral practice of structures and vocabulary of spoken Italian.

CSU
Units: 3

Not recommended for native speakers of Italian.

ITAL 10C, Intermediate Conversational Italian
Lec-52.5 P/NP Available

ADVISE: ITAL 10B

Continuation of oral practice of advanced structures and vocabulary of spoken Italian.

CSU
Units: 3

Not recommended for native speakers of Italian.

ITAL 10D, Continuation of Intermediate Conversational Italian
Lec-52.5 P/NP Available

ADVISE: ITAL 10C

Continuation of oral practice of advanced structures and vocabulary of spoken Italian.

CSU
Units: 3

Not recommended for native speakers of Italian. Recommended for students enrolled in ITAL 2B or 3.

ITAL 11A, Continuation of Intermediate Conversational Italian
Lec-52.5 field trips P/NP Available

ADVISE: ITAL 10D or ITAL 2 or (ITAL 2A and ITAL 2B)

Continuation of extensive oral training of advanced structures and vocabulary of spoken intermediate Italian.The major difference between Italian 11A and 11B is in reading and oral assignments. The courses focus on specific topics (literature, fine arts, and current affairs) but also include different grammar topics.

CSU
Units: 3

Not recommended for native speakers of Italian.

ITAL 11B, Continuation of Intermediate Conversational Italian
Lec-52.5 field trips P/NP Available

ADVISE: ITAL 10D or ITAL 2 or (ITAL 2A and ITAL 2B)

Continuation of extensive oral training of advanced structures and vocabulary of spoken intermediate Italian.The major difference between Italian 11A and 11B is in reading and oral assignments. The courses focus on specific topics (literature, fine arts, and current affairs) but also include different grammar topics.

CSU
Units: 3

Not recommended for native speakers of Italian.

ITAL 15A, Advanced Conversational Italian
Lec-52.5 P/NP Available

ADVISE: ITAL 3 or (ITAL 3A and ITAL 3B)

Continuation of extensive oral training in Italian. Designed for students who wish to acquire more advanced skills in conversational Italian. The major difference between Italian 15A and 15B is in reading and oral assignments. The courses focus on specific topics (literature, fine arts, current affairs) but include different grammar topics.

UC/CSU
Units: 3

ITAL 15A not prerequisite to 15B

ITAL 15B, Advanced Conversational Italian
Lec-52.5 P/NP Available

ADVISE: ITAL 3 or (ITAL 3A and ITAL 3B)

Continuation of extensive oral training in Italian. Designed for students who wish to acquire more advanced skills in conversational Italian. The major difference between Italian 15A and 15B is in reading and oral assignments. The courses focus on specific topics (literature, fine arts, current affairs) but include different grammar topics.

UC/CSU
Units: 3

ITAL 15A not prerequisite to 15B