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Advanced Speaking, Writing, and Reading in Italian
ITAL 221
Spring 2008 not offered

This course is designed for students who have completed at least two years of college-level Italian or who have achieved equivalent competency through study in Italy. Our primary objective is to enhance reading, writing, speaking skills through exposure to a variety of literary genres and artistic styles, from the medieval SONETTA to the Renaissance OTTAVA, from opera to contemporary cinema, from the traditional novella to the modern novel (ROMANZO). We will include different kinds of languages and jargons, such as movie scripts, newspapers, ads, bureaucratic forms, and Internet sites, etc., attempting to imitate them in short exercises or long essays.

Essential Capabilities: None
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA RLAN
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (ARHA)(ITST)(RMST)

Last Updated on JUN-13-2024
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