Italian

Description
Students pursuing a concentration in Italian gain an understanding of the language, literature and cultures of Italian speaking peoples and regions. There are opportunities to partake in study abroad programs, which can serve to enhance a student's experience and education. 

Requirements

  • Students must complete a minimum of 18 credit hours which includes 12 upper division hours for this concentration.
  • Students must complete a minimum of 6 ITA upper division hours offered by the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
  • All courses must be completed with a grade of “C” (2.00) or higher.
  • *Pre‐requisites: ITA 202 with a grade of C or better.
  • Course substitutions are allowed for heritage and advanced speakers of the language.  Consult an advisor in the School of International Letters and Cultures for details.

Electives 6 Hours Required
Choose two courses from the following:

ITA 311 Italian Conversation, G (3)* OR ITA 312 Italian Composition, G (3)* OR ITA 319

ITA 321 Introduction to Italian Literature I (3) OR ITA 322 Introduction to Italian Literature II (3)*

Upper Division (400 Level Course) 3 Hours Required  

Any ITA 400 level course

Electives 9 Hours Required
Elective courses should be chosen to fulfill the upper division requirements.  
Students may use a maximum of 6 credits from the 200‐level.

ITA 201 Intermediate Italian I, G (4)

ITA 202 Intermediate Italian II, G (4)

ITA 210 Intensive Italian II,  (Prerequisite(s): ITA 102 with B or better or ITA 110 with C or better; Credit is allowed for only ITA 201 or ITA 202 or ITA 210)

ITA 311 Italian Conversation, G (3)* (Prerequisite(s): ITA 202 with C or better)

ITA 312 Italian Composition, G (3)* (Prerequisite(s): ITA 202 with C or better)

ITA 315 Italian Culture: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly, HU & G (3) (Prerequisite(s): ITA 202 with C or better)

ITA 321 Introduction to Italian Literature I (3) (Prerequisite(s): ITA 202 with C or better)

ITA 322 Introduction to Italian Literature II (3)* (Prerequisite(s): ITA 202 with C or better)

ITA 350 Food and Culture: Mediterranean Lifestyle in Italy (3)  (Prerequisite(s): Credit is allowed for only ITA 350 or ITA 394 (Food and Culture: Mediterranean Lifestyle in Italy) or SLC 350 or SLC 394 (Food and Culture: Mediterranean Lifestyle in Italy))

ITA 394 Special Topics (1-4)

ITA 413 Advanced Italian, G (3) (Prerequisites: ITA 311 or 312 with C or better)

ITA 414 French and Italian Popular Culture (HU & G) (3) (Prerequisite(s): min 45 hours; Credit is allowed for only FRE 414 or FRE 494 (French & Italian Pop Culture) or ITA 414 or ITA 494 (French & Italian Pop Culture) or SLC 414 or SLC 494 (French & Italian Pop Culture))

ITA 420 Italian Cinema (3) 

ITA 423 Italian Organied Crime in Films and History: Approaches to Genre in Italian American Film (HU & G) (3)

ITA 484 Intgernship (1-12)

ITA 494 Special Topics (1-4)

ITA 499 Individualized Instruction (1-3)

Any ITA 300 or 400 level course

IDS Core Course Information

All Interdisciplinary Studies students are required to complete a 9 credit-hour core and 9 credit hours of context/application courses.

Required Courses (9 credit hours):

  • IDS 201 Intellectual Fusion (recommended for freshman/sophomore students)
    • Prerequisites: None

OR

  • IDS 301 Becoming Interdisciplinary (3) (recommended for transfer students and/or students declaring IDS in their junior or senior year)
    • Prerequisites: Interdisciplinary Studies major

  • IDS 302 Integration Skills (3)
    • Prerequisite(s): Interdisciplinary Studies major; IDS 201 or 301 with C or better
  • IDS 401 Integration: Experiential Learning (3) (requires application)
    • Prerequisites: IDS 201 or 301 with C or better; IDS 302 with C or better; minimum 2.00 GPA; minimum of two courses completed in each concentration area

Context courses (6 credit hours)

Choose two Integrative Context courses from the following (3 credit hours each):

  • IDS 310: Integration: Cultural Contexts, C
  • IDS 311: Integration: Global Contexts, G, SB
  • IDS 312: Integrative Perspectives on Change
  • IDS 313: Integrative Perspectives on a Changing World
  • IDS 314: Integrative Perspectives on Cultural Dynamics, SB
  • IDS 315: Integration: Social Contexts, SB
  • IDS 316: Integration: Humanities Contexts, HU

Application courses (3 credit hours)

Choose any IDS Application course from the following (3 credit hours each):

  • IDS 140: The Nature of Knowledge Systems
  • IDS 302: Integration Skills
  • IDS 310: Integration: Cultural Contexts, C
  • IDS 311: Integration: Global Contexts, G, SB
  • IDS 312: Integrative Perspectives on Change
  • IDS 313: Integrative Perspectives on a Changing World
  • IDS 314: Integrative Perspectives on Cultural Dynamics, SB
  • IDS 315: Integration: Social Contexts, SB
  • IDS 316: Integration: Humanities Contexts, HU
  • IDS 484: Elective Internship

Transfer to ASU transfer.asu.edu

Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) transfer students transfer.asu.edu/maricopa

  • Courses may fulfill Arizona General Education Curriculum (AGEC) or Associate’s degree requirements, consult with your community college academic advisor for details.
  • MCCCD course transfer equivalencies are listed here; they may be applied toward this concentration (maximum of six credits or two courses).
  • Information listed was current for this catalog year at the time of printing, consult transfer.asu.edu/maricopa for verification.

Year

Year

2019-20

Campus

Campus

Tempe

Advising

Advising

Interdisciplinary Studies Advising
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Downtown Phoenix
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DARs Code

DARs Code

LAITAEMPH

College/School

College/School

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Concentration Contact

Concentration Contact

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