Course Requirements

Students who begin their study of Italian at DePaul with ITA 202 or higher may substitute a 300-level Italian elective course for any of the required 200-level courses.

ITA 201

ADVANCED COMMUNICATION I

Developing culturally appropriate speech and writing through the study of speech acts and written documents within the context of a systematic study and review of grammar. ITA 106 or equivalent is recommended.

ITA 202

ADVANCED COMMUNICATION II

Focus on the differences between speech and writing with an emphasis on the latter as expressed in compositions, editing and other writing activities. ITA 106 or equivalent is recommended.

ITA 203

ADVANCED COMMUNICATION III

Developing a sophisticated spoken fluency using authentic oral texts as models for elaborated discourse. Written texts and writing exercises reinforce oral expression. ITA 106 or equivalent is recommended.

Open Electives

Open elective credit also is required to meet the minimum graduation requirement of 192 hours.