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ITA 101 - Elementary Italian 1

Credits: 3
3 Lecture Hours

Prerequisites: Eligibility for ENG 100  and DVS 101  or DVS 103  
This course is designed to encourage the development of communicative proficiency through an integrated approach that incorporates all four language skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing. Grammatical structures, vocabulary and readings are presented as tools for developing good communications skills. In addition, this course aims to promote culture awareness of the Italian-speaking world.
Learning Outcomes
Apply what they have learned both linguistically and culturally in a variety of situations. Utilize Italian language vocabulary, grammar and Italian cultural awareness. Translate level appropriate material. Write simple sentences. Communicate at a basic level in Italian. Use a low-mid novice level vocabulary both in and out of the classroom. Identify the difference between Italian and English grammar. Compare and contrast cultural differences among Italian speaking countries.Listed Topics
  1. Speaking
  2. Listening comprehension
  3. Reading
  4. Writing
  5. Vocabulary
  6. Grammar – Present, Present Participle
Reference Materials
Elementary Italian Textbook
Italian/English Dictionary
Approved By: Johnson, Alex Date Approved: 05/19/2010

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