Academic Calendar 2023-2024

Italian – General (Arts) – Bachelor of Arts


Subject: Administered by the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures.
Plan: Consists of 30.00 units as described below.
Program: The Plan, with sufficient electives to total 90.0 units, will lead to a Bachelor of Arts Degree.

1. Core
A. Complete the following:
ITLN 111Beginning Italian I3.00
ITLN 112Beginning Italian II3.00
B. Complete the following:
ITLN 204Italiano intermedio3.00
ITLN 205Italiano avanzato3.00
2. Option
A. Complete 18.00 units from the following:18.00
Elective Courses60.00
Total Units90.00

3. Notes

A. The courses chosen must not duplicate work already completed either in university or pre-university study. If a student enters the program with advanced language/grammar knowledge or speaks Italian at the near-native level, the student is exempted from taking the language and grammar core courses noted in 1.A., 1.B., and 1.C. These would be replaced with ITLN options.

B. To register in ITLN 111 students must sign a form in the Departmental Office officially declaring that they have no knowledge of Spanish or Italian at all. A language placement test may apply.

C. Courses with significant Italian content may be approved for inclusion in this degree program with permission of the Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures.

D. A maximum of 6.00 units from courses offered by other Faculties and Schools may be counted toward the program and/or Plan requirements. This includes courses in BMED, COMM, GLPH, HSCI, LAW, NURS, and courses in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Italian Course List

The following list contains courses offered through other Departments. In accordance with Academic Regulation 2.6 (Access to Classes), students do not have enrolment priority in all of these courses. Access to these courses may only be made available during the Open Enrolment period, and then only if space permits.


Italian Substitutions
ARTH 214Renaissance Art and Architecture before 15003.00
ARTH 215Renaissance Art and Architecture After 15003.00
ARTH 312Quattrocento Painting3.00
ARTH 345Italian Art of the High Renaissance3.00
ARTH 347Mannerism3.00
ARTH 369Architecture of the Renaissance Period3.00
ARTH 370Architecture of the Broque Period3.00
CLST 201Roman History3.00
FILM 305European Narrative3.00
FILM 303World Cinemas3.00
HIST 255Renaissance and Reformation Europe3.00
LLCU 110Linguistic Diversity and Identity3.00
LLCU 111Introduction to Cultures3.00
LLCU 200Semiotics: Interpreting the World3.00
LLCU 201Introduction to Romance Philology3.00
LLCU 214Mafia Culture and the Power of Symbols, Rituals and Myth3.00
LLCU 301Oral Tradition and Innovation in Cultural Transmission3.00
LLCU 316Introduction to Contemporary Literary Theory and Analysis3.00
LLCU 320Fascism in Europe from Napoleon to Hitler3.00
LLCU 339XX-Century Italian Playwrights: In Search of the Theatre3.00
MUSC 286Women, Gender and Music3.00
MUTH 232Opera3.00