This course will cover basic grammatical structures of the Italian language and vocabulary-building based on everyday situations. It will focus on intensive oral communication and conversational skills.
NOTE: This course is being reformatted from the 3-credit summer version of this course for the 12-week program length. Please check back for updates as details are adjusted on the timeline.
This course is designed for students with little or no prior knowledge of the language.
By the end of the course, the successful student will develop a basic foundation in the five skills: intercultural communication, reading, writing, listening and speaking to accomplish a variety of basic everyday needs in the host culture as described in the learning outcomes below.