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Italian Studies Minor

Phone: 843.953.5713

Giovanna DeLuca, Director

The Italian Studies minor is an elective program which provides a structured course of study designed to acquaint students with Italian history, culture, and civilization, as well as sociopolitical issues of contemporary Italy. The minor is an 18 credit interdisciplinary program which requires work primarily in Italian. Such a minor should include 3 courses in advanced Italian and 3 courses in related fields. Elective courses may be chosen from a number of fields, including English, Art History, Italian Literature in translation, Italian Cinema, History, and Music. Students select courses with their major advisor and have their minor approved by the coordinator of the Italian program who also becomes the students’ advisor in the minor.

Credit hours: 18

The 18 credit hours must be above ITAL 202.

Required courses

Course NameTerm TakenGrade
ITAL 313 Italian Conversation and Composition I (3)

Prerequisite(s): ITAL 202 or placement, or permission of the instructor.

ITAL 314 Italian Conversation and Composition II (3)

Prerequisite(s): ITAL 202 or placement, or permission of the instructor.

Select 3 credit hours from the following courses in Italian literature and culture in translation:

Course NameTerm TakenGrade
LTIT 250 Italian Literature in (English) Translation (3)
LTIT 270 Introduction to Italian Cinema (3)
LTIT 350 Italian Literature in (English) Translation (3)
LTIT 370 Studies in Italian Cinema (3)
LTIT 450 Italian Literature in (English) Translation (3)

Electives:

9 credit hours selected from any LTIT course, ITAL 300+ course, or the following:

Course NameTerm TakenGrade
ARTH 277 Renaissance Art (3)
ARTH 280 History of Baroque Art (3)
ARTH 370 Italian Early Renaissance Art (3)

Prerequisite(s): Permission of the instructor or six (6) hours of art history or ARTH 299.

ARTH 375 Italian High and Late Renaissance Art (3)

Prerequisite(s): Permission of the instructor or six (6) hours of art history or ARTH 299.

ENGL 203 Survey of European Literature I (3)

Prerequisite(s): ENGL 110 or equivalent.

HIST 336 Italian Renaissance (3)

Prerequisite(s): EITHER HIST 115-HIST 116 OR any other combination of courses that satisfies the general education history requirement.

MUSC 337 Opera Literature (3)

Prerequisite(s): MUSC 131 or MUSC 230 or permission of the instructor.

ITAL 328 Italian Language Study Abroad (3)

Prerequisite(s): ITAL 202 or placement or permission of the instructor

ITAL 361 Survey of Italian Literature I (3)

Prerequisite(s): ITAL 202 or permission of the instructor.

ITAL 362 Survey of Italian Literature II (3)

Prerequisite(s): ITAL 202 or permission of the instructor.

ITAL 390 Special Topics in Italian (3)

Prerequisite(s): ITAL 202 or permission of the instructor

ITAL 452 20th-Century Italian Literature (3)

Prerequisite(s): ITAL 313 or ITAL 314, or permission of the instructor.

ITST 390 Special Topics in Italian Cultural Studies (In English) (3)

Prerequisite(s): ITAL 202 or permission of the instructor

Notes: This worksheet is not intended to replace face-to-face advising.