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Italian

Wilbert Roget, Department Chair
537 Anderson Hall
215-204-8266
wilbert.roget@temple.edu

Mariquita Noris, Advisor
215-204-8278
mgnoris@temple.edu

Stephanie Fiore, Course Coordinator
215-204-7909
sfiore@temple.edu

Anderson Hall, Room 532
215-204-1261
www.temple.edu/fgis

 

Requirements for the Major

Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Italian 1003** Italian Language III 3 LB
Italian 2001** Intermediate Italian 3  
Select one writing-intensive elective in Italian: 3  
Italian

Italian
2096

4096
Composition I: Italian Composition & Conversation
    or
Creative Writing Through Reading
  WI

WI
Italian 3096 Composition II: Advanced Writing Skills 3 WI*
Italian Electives Select six courses numbered 2000+ 18  
Total     30  
         
*Indicates writing capstone for the major
**Students who place out of Italian 1003 will need one additional elective; those who place out of Italian 2001 will need two additional electives.
Note: Up to two cognate courses in English may be accepted (by permission of the Italian advisor) as part of the required
elective courses.

All Temple students must take a minimum of two writing-intensive courses. The specific writing-intensive courses required for this major are listed above and are identified by "WI" in the RCI column.

 

Requirements for the Minor

Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Italian 1002 * Italian Language II 4 LA
Italian 1003 * Italian Language III 3 LB
Italian 2001 Intermediate Italian 3  
Italian Electives Select three courses numbered 2000+ 9  
Total     19  
*Students who place out of Italian 1002 will need one additional elective; those who place out of Italian 1003 will need two additional electives.

All courses must be taught in Italian.

Requirements for the Special Foreign Language Certificate in Italian

Six courses (20 semester hours), beginning with Italian 1001: Italian Language I and including Italian 2501: Italian for Business.

Students who place out of any course will need additional electives.

Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Italian 1001 Italian Language I 4 LA
Italian 1002 Italian Language II 4 LA
Italian 1003 Italian Language III 3 LB
Italian 2001 Intermediate Italian 3  
Italian 2501 Italian for Business 3  
Italian Elective Select one course numbered 2000+ 3  
Total     20  

All courses must be taught in Italian.

Distinction in Major

To be considered for Distinction in Major in Italian, students must:

  • Complete the requirements for the concentration in Italian with a GPA of at least 3.50;
  • Have an overall GPA of at least 3.25;
  • Be recommended to the Chair of the department by the Italian faculty advisor.

Study Abroad

Students declaring a major or minor in Italian are encouraged to study abroad.  Temple has its own campus in Rome, Italy, which offers courses in a variety of fields including language, art, architecture, and international business.  Students interested in studying in Italy should discuss their plans with the Italian faculty advisor as early as possible.

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