World Language: Italian

 Courses


 

These listings are sourced from Curricunet, and some courses may not be offered every semester. For additional information, contact the academic department, speak with counseling or refer to the current Class Schedule and College Catalog.

ITAL 1A - Beginning Italian    ( 5.00 Units )
Introduction to the Italian-speaking cultures of the world featuring the study and practice of the four language skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) of Italian. Following an immersion instruction format, the class is entirely taught in the target world language of the selected course.

Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use, orally and in writing, the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.
  2. Expands their appreciation of the culture by immersing themselves in different aspects of the culture.
  3. ORAL Cultural Presentation: Demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of the culture, including formative historical events and relevant geographical information
  4. WRITTEN Cultural Presentation: Demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of the culture, including formative historical events and relevant geographical information

ITAL 1B - Elementary Italian    ( 5.00 Units )
Further study of Italian-speaking cultures of the world featuring the acquisition of the four language skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) of Italian begun in Italian 1A. Following an immersion instruction format, the class is entirely taught in the target world language of the selected course.

Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use orally the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.
  2. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use in writing the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.
  3. Demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of the culture, including formative historical events and relevant geographical information.

ITAL 50A - Italian Conversation and Culture I    ( 3.00 Units )
Development of a basic understanding of spoken Italian through pronunciation, vocabulary, and applied grammar. Introduction to the everyday culture of Italian-speaking people. Following an immersion instruction format, the class is entirely taught in the target world language of the selected course.

Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use orally the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.
  2. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use in writing the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.
  3. Demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of the culture, including formative historical events and relevant geographical information.

ITAL 50B - Italian Conversation and Culture II    ( 3.00 Units )
Development of skills learned in Italian 50A. Understanding of spoken Italian through pronunciation, vocabulary, and applied grammar. Further study of the life and culture of the Italian-speaking people. Following an immersion instruction format, the class is entirely taught in the target world language of the selected course.

Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of the culture, including formative historical events and relevant geographical information.
  2. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use in writing the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.
  3. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use orally the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.