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Course Credit by Examination
ITAL 2110—Intermediate Italian I

Three Semester Hours

MM 10/16


University Requisite: C– or better in ITAL 1120 and WARNING: No credit for this course if taken after the following: ITAL 2120 or course in ITAL at 3000 level

Course Description

First course of intermediate-level sequence.

Textbook and Supplies

Lébano, Edoardo. Italian: A Self-Teaching Guide. 2nd ed. New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2000. [ISBN: 9780471359616]

This self-teaching guide includes an appendix with the answers to all exercises, an appendix with regular and irregular verbs, and a list of Italian-English vocabulary. It is recommended that all the material be carefully and thoroughly studied and all the written exercises completed and checked with the answer keys that are available. Please refer to the “Preface” and “Pronunciation Guide” sections at the beginning of the textbook for a full explanation on how to successfully use this textbook.

Reading Assignments

Textbook, chapters 9–12

Suggested Purchase

You will find it helpful to have an Italian dictionary for use while studying. Suggested options:

  • Collins Italian Dictionary [ISBN: 9780061260490]
  • Oxford Italian Dictionary [ISBN: 9780199663132]

Nature of the Examination

You will be permitted three hours to complete the exam.

The examination covers chapters 9–12 of the textbook. The exam consists of exercises and tasks that are similar to those completed in the textbook. You will not be allowed to use any books or supplemental materials when taking the exam. All necessary materials will be provided to you when you take the exam.