Italian Language and Culture (ITAL)

ITAL 106 - ACCELERATED FIRST YEAR ITALIAN

Short Title: ACCELERATED FIRST YEAR ITALIAN

Department: Cntr Lang & Intercultural Comm

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Course Type: Lecture

Distribution Group: Distribution Group I

Credit Hours: 3

Restrictions: Graduate level students may not enroll.

Course Level: Undergraduate Lower-Level

Description: Alternative first year Italian for students who have already completed two semesters of French or Spanish. This is an intensive course covering the equivalents of ITAL 141 and ITAL 142. Students will be prepared for ITAL 263 upon completion of the course. Mutually Exclusive: Credit cannot be earned for ITAL 106 and ITAL 141/ITAL 142.

ITAL 141 - FIRST YEAR ITALIAN I

Short Title: FIRST YEAR ITALIAN I

Department: Cntr Lang & Intercultural Comm

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Course Type: Lecture

Distribution Group: Distribution Group I

Credit Hours: 3

Restrictions: Graduate level students may not enroll.

Course Level: Undergraduate Lower-Level

Description: Development of interactional competence in Italian (sociolinguistic and sociocultural knowledge) to communicate and interact with speakers of Italian. The course is based on a student-centered, critical-thinking approach to language analysis/acquisition. No prior knowledge of this language is necessary. Placement Test is required. Mutually Exclusive: Credit cannot be earned for ITAL 141 and ITAL 101/ITAL 106/ITAL 222.

Course URL: clicitalian.blogs.rice.edu

ITAL 142 - FIRST YEAR ITALIAN II

Short Title: FIRST YEAR ITALIAN II

Department: Cntr Lang & Intercultural Comm

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Course Type: Lecture

Distribution Group: Distribution Group I

Credit Hours: 3

Restrictions: Graduate level students may not enroll.

Course Level: Undergraduate Lower-Level

Prerequisite(s): ITAL 141

Description: Continuation of ITAL 141. Development of interactional competence in Italian (sociolinguistic and socio cultural knowledge) to communicate and interact with speakers of Italian. The course is based on a student-centered, critical-thinking approach to language analysis/acquisition Mutually Exclusive: Credit cannot be earned for ITAL 142 and ITAL 106/ITAL 262.

Course URL: clicitalian.blogs.rice.edu

ITAL 222 - AP/OTH CREDIT IN ITALIAN LANGUAGE

Short Title: AP/OTH CREDIT ITALIAN LANGUAGE

Department: Cntr Lang & Intercultural Comm

Grade Mode: Transfer Courses

Course Type: Transfer

Credit Hours: 3

Restrictions: Graduate level students may not enroll.

Course Level: Undergraduate Lower-Level

Description: This course provides credit for students who have successfully completed approved examinations, such as Advanced Placement exams. This credit counts toward the total credit hours required for graduation. Mutually Exclusive: Credit cannot be earned for ITAL 222 and ITAL 101/ITAL 141.

ITAL 263 - SECOND YEAR ITALIAN I

Short Title: SECOND YEAR ITALIAN I

Department: Cntr Lang & Intercultural Comm

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Course Type: Lecture

Distribution Group: Distribution Group I

Credit Hours: 3

Restrictions: Graduate level students may not enroll.

Course Level: Undergraduate Lower-Level

Prerequisite(s): ITAL 142

Description: Continuation of ITAL 142. Development of interactional competence in Italian (sociolinguistic and socio cultural knowledge) to communicate and interact with speakers of Italian. The course is based on a student-centered, critical-thinking approach to language analysis/acquisition. Mutually Exclusive: Credit cannot be earned for ITAL 263 and ITAL 201.

Course URL: clicitalian.blogs.rice.edu

ITAL 264 - SECOND YEAR ITALIAN II

Short Title: SECOND YEAR ITALIAN II

Department: Cntr Lang & Intercultural Comm

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Course Type: Lecture

Distribution Group: Distribution Group I

Credit Hours: 3

Restrictions: Graduate level students may not enroll.

Course Level: Undergraduate Lower-Level

Prerequisite(s): ITAL 263

Description: Continuation of ITAL 263. Development of interactional competence in Italian (sociolinguistic and socio cultural knowledge) to communicate and interact with speakers of Italian. The course is based on a student-centered, critical-thinking approach to language analysis/acquisition. Mutually Exclusive: Credit cannot be earned for ITAL 264 and ITAL 202.

Course URL: clicitalian.blogs.rice.edu

ITAL 301 - ADVANCED ITALIAN I

Short Title: ADVANCED ITALIAN I

Department: Cntr Lang & Intercultural Comm

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Course Type: Seminar

Distribution Group: Distribution Group I

Credit Hours: 3

Restrictions: Graduate level students may not enroll.

Course Level: Undergraduate Upper-Level

Prerequisite(s): ITAL 264

Description: This course helps students develop an ADVANCED level of proficiency in Italian through the analysis and use of the target language in the context of specific topics of interest that will vary.

ITAL 302 - ADVANCED ITALIAN II

Short Title: ADVANCED ITALIAN II

Department: Cntr Lang & Intercultural Comm

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Course Type: Seminar

Credit Hours: 3

Restrictions: Graduate level students may not enroll.

Course Level: Undergraduate Upper-Level

Prerequisite(s): ITAL 301

Description: This course helps students develop an ADVANCED level of proficiency in Italian through the analysis and use of the target language in the context of specific topics of interest that will vary. Repeatable for Credit.