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ITAL 100 Italian for Reading Knowledge
Special course for candidates for advanced degrees. Fundamentals of grammar and reading of material of medium difficulty. Open to graduate students and to seniors planning graduate study. Does not satisfy any part of the undergraduate language requirement. Presupposes no previous study of Italian. Conducted in English. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 103 Elementary Italian Language and Civilization
A systematic review of the fundamentals of Italian grammar through practice in conversation and writing, with an introduction to Italian culture. Available only to participants in study abroad programs. This course does not satisfy the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences foreign language requirement. No prerequisite. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 107 Elementary Italian Conversation I
First part of a two-course sequence (with 108) for students with no previous study of a foreign language and minimal linguistic background as well as for students in professional schools who plan to participate in study abroad programs in Italy. Offers knowledge of essential grammar and basic oral communication skills through practice in grammar, listening comprehension, and conversation. Active participation required. Completion of both ITAL 107 and ITAL 108 is equivalent to ITAL 110 and allows students to enroll in ITAL 120. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 108 Elementary Italian Conversation II
A continuation of ITAL 107, second part of a two-course sequence for students with no previous study of a foreign language and minimal linguistic background as well as for students in professional schools who plan to participate in study abroad programs in Italy. Offers knowledge of essential grammar and basic oral communication skills through practice in grammar, listening comprehension, and conversation. Active participation required. Completion of both ITAL 107 and ITAL 108 is equivalent to ITAL 110 and allows students to enroll in ITAL 120. Prerequisite: ITAL 107 or Italian Coordinator's approval. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 110 Elementary Italian I
Introduction to Italian language and culture. Essentials of grammar and practice in speaking, understanding, reading, and writing. Active participation required. Five hours of class per week. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC de Fazio, Marina
Hammond, Mary
MTWRF 11:00-11:50 AM WES 4075 - LAWRENCE
5 16867
LEC de Fazio, Marina
Talleur, Ann
MTWRF 09:00-09:50 AM WES 4075 - LAWRENCE
5 12174
LEC de Fazio, Marina
Talleur, Ann
MTWRF 10:00-10:50 AM WES 4075 - LAWRENCE
5 12175
LEC de Fazio, Marina
Hammond, Mary
MTWRF 12:00-12:50 PM WES 4075 - LAWRENCE
5 12176
LEC de Fazio, Marina
Bodle, Lauralyn
MTWRF 01:00-01:50 PM WES 4075 - LAWRENCE
5 12177
LEC de Fazio, Marina
Bodle, Lauralyn
MTWRF 02:00-02:50 PM WES 4075 - LAWRENCE
5 12178
LEC de Fazio, Marina
Ferrara, Massimo
MTWRF 03:00-03:50 PM WES 4075 - LAWRENCE
5 12179
ITAL 120 Elementary Italian II
Five hours of class. Reading of simple texts; diction; speaking; elementary composition. Prerequisite: ITAL 110. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC de Fazio, Marina
Ghezzo, Elena
MTWRF 10:00-10:50 AM WES 2066 - LAWRENCE
5 18093
LEC de Fazio, Marina
MTWRF 02:00-02:50 PM WES 1047 - LAWRENCE
5 17422
ITAL 152 Studies in Italian Heritage
A comprehensive, interdisciplinary survey of the ways in which the historical culture of Italy can be found in Lawrence, KS. Emphasis is on politics, sciences, philosophy, media, and immigration. Uses materials from various KU collections. Taught in English. Does not fulfill any requirement in the Italian major or minor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 155 Intensive Basic Italian I
First part of a two-course sequence (with ITAL 156) for students with previous language study or strong linguistic background. Same content as ITAL 110 but accomplished in three hours of class per week. Active participation required. Prerequisite: Previous study of another language or permission of instructor. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC de Fazio, Marina
MWF 11:00-11:50 AM WES 4046 - LAWRENCE
3 22153
ITAL 156 Intensive Basic Italian II
A continuation of ITAL 155, second part of a two-course sequence for students with previous language study or strong linguistic background. Same content as ITAL 120 but accomplished in three hours of class per week. Active participation required. Prerequisite: ITAL 155 or permission of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 177 First Year Seminar: _____
A limited-enrollment, seminar course for first-time freshmen, addressing current issues in Italian. Course is designed to meet the critical thinking learning outcome of the KU Core. First-Year Seminar topics are coordinated and approved by the Office of First-Year Experience. Prerequisite: First-time freshman status. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 203 Intermediate Italian Language and Civilization
A systematic review of Italian grammar through practice in conversation and composition, with an introduction to Italian culture. Available only to participants in study abroad programs. This course does not satisfy the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences foreign language requirement. Prerequisite: ITAL 120. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 230 Intermediate Italian I
Review and expansion of grammatical structures introduced in Elementary Italian I and II, with continued practice in speaking, understanding, reading, and writing, coordinated with the study of cultural texts. Active participation required. Prerequisite: ITAL 120 or ITAL 156. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC de Fazio, Marina
Ferrara, Massimo
MWF 11:00-11:50 AM FR 206 - LAWRENCE
3 12180
LEC de Fazio, Marina
Ferrara, Massimo
MWF 12:00-12:50 PM FR 206 - LAWRENCE
3 12181
LEC de Fazio, Marina
MWF 02:00-02:50 PM FR 219 - LAWRENCE
3 21252
ITAL 240 Intermediate Italian II
Continuation of ITAL 230. (ITAL 240 completes foreign language requirement.) Review and expansion of grammatical structures introduced in Elementary Italian I and II, with continued practice in speaking, understanding, reading, and writing, coordinated with the study of cultural texts. Active participation required. Prerequisite: ITAL 230. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC de Fazio, Marina
Bowen III, Edward
MWF 02:00-02:50 PM WES 4046 - LAWRENCE
3 15300
ITAL 300 Composition and Conversation
Study of advanced grammatical structures with extensive practice in writing and conversation. Guided discussions on a variety of contemporary Italian literary, journalistic, and cinematic works. Active participation required. Prerequisite: ITAL 240 or permission of instructor. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC de Fazio, Marina
MWF 01:00-01:50 PM WES 4046 - LAWRENCE
3 12182
ITAL 301 Introduction to Italian Literature and Textual Analysis
Readings, textual analysis, and writing on a broad selection of Italian texts from different genres and periods, ranging from the medieval origins to contemporary literary culture. This course develops cultural and critical literacy as well as oral and written proficiency, and is a gateway to upper-division courses in the major and minor. Emphasis on study of Italian literature in its cultural context, history, politics, and society. Prerequisite: ITAL 240 or reading knowledge of Italian. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Ceccagnoli, Patrizio
TR 02:30-03:45 PM WES 4046 - LAWRENCE
3 15995
ITAL 303 Italian Language and Civilization I
An advanced study of Italian grammar, conversation, composition, with selected aspects of Italian civilization. Available only to participants in the KU summer language institute or semester abroad program in Florence or Rome. Prerequisite: ITAL 240. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 304 Italian Language and Civilization II
An advanced study of Italian grammar, conversation, composition, with selected aspects of Italian civilization. Available only to participants in the KU summer language institute or semester abroad program in Florence or Rome. Prerequisite: ITAL 303. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 315 Advanced Composition and Conversation
Continuation of ITAL 300. Study of advanced grammatical structures with extensive practice in writing and conversation. Guided discussions on a variety of contemporary Italian literary, journalistic, and cinematic works. Active participation required. Prerequisite: ITAL 300 or permission of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 335 Italy and the Italians I
Survey of Italian culture with study of geography, history, government, education, Roman archaeology, and music. Lecture, discussion, and supportive readings. Not open to native speakers of Italian. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 336 Italy and the Italians II
Survey of Italian culture with study of art and architecture, literary masterpieces in translation, science, culinary arts, and cinema. Lecture, discussion, and supportive readings. Not open to native speakers of Italian. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC de Fazio, Marina
Bowen III, Edward
MWF 12:00-12:50 PM WES 4046 - LAWRENCE
3 22569
ITAL 340 Studies in Italian Culture: _____
A study of particular aspects of and/or periods in Italian culture. May be repeated for credit with departmental permission. Prerequisite: ITAL 240 or permission of instructor. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC de Fazio, Marina
Bowen III, Edward
MW 03:00-04:15 PM WES 1045 - LAWRENCE
3 23835
ITAL 405 Italian Literature in Translation: _____
Major works representing various movements, themes, or genres. May be repeated with departmental permission. All work done in English. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Ceccagnoli, Patrizio
TR 11:00-12:15 PM WES 4046 - LAWRENCE
3 26357
ITAL 410 19th and 20th Century Short Stories
A survey of representative short stories of the 19th and 20th Centuries, including Verga, Panzini, Pirandello, Guareschi, Moravia, Calvino, Landolfi, and Bigiaretti. Prerequisite: ITAL 240 or reading knowledge of Italian or permission of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 420 19th and 20th Century Poetry
A survey of 19th and 20th century poets and their works, including Leopardi, Pascoli, d'Annunzio, Govoni, Palazzeschi, Gozzano, Marinetti, Boccioni, Ungaretti, Montale, Quasimodo, and Pasolini. Prerequisite: ITAL 240 or reading knowledge of Italian or permission of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 430 Dante's Masterpiece
Detailed study of Dante's epic poem with a close reading of the Inferno. Prerequisite: ITAL 300 or demonstrated knowledge of Italian. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 440 Italian Renaissance and Early Modern Literature
Detailed study of selected masterpieces of the Italian Renaissance from the 13th to the 18th centuries. Prerequisite: ITAL 300 or demonstrated knowledge of Italian. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 465 19th and 20th Century Novels I
With Italian 466, a survey of representative 19th and 20th century novels including those of Manzoni, Pirandello, Svevo, Deledda, Vittorini, Moravia, Pavese, Pratolini, Buzzati, Ginzburg, and Calvino. Prerequisite: ITAL 240 or reading knowledge of Italian or permission of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 466 19th and 20th Century Novels II
See ITAL 465. Prerequisite: ITAL 240 or reading knowledge of Italian or permission of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 480 Studies in Italian Literature: _____
A study of a period, theme, group of authors, or cultural movement. Subject matter will vary; may be taken more than once if subject differs. Prerequisite: ITAL 300 or demonstrated knowledge of Italian. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 495 Directed Readings in Italian
May be taken more than once, total credit not to exceed nine hours. Various fields of Italian literature. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor, given only to those having demonstrated ease in reading Italian. IND.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Bowen III, Edward
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 23000
IND Ceccagnoli, Patrizio
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 17582
ITAL 499 Honors in Italian
Various topics in Italian literature or culture. Minimum of three hours of Italian 499 required for a B.A. with Honors in the Italian option of the French degree. Students must discuss Honors eligibility and their topic with a faculty member before enrolling. Honors paper must be written in Italian. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Ceccagnoli, Patrizio
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
3 19493
ITAL 502 Dante's Divine Comedy I
Detailed study of Dante's masterpiece. Attention will also be given to such matters as the development of the Italian language at Dante's period and the relation of the Comedy to Dante's other works. Prerequisite: Reading knowledge of Italian. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 503 Dante's Divine Comedy II
Continuation of ITAL 502. Prerequisite: Completion of ITAL 502. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

ITAL 695 Graduate Directed Readings in Italian
May be taken more than once, total credit not to exceed nine hours. Directed readings, conferences with instructor. Prerequisite: ITAL 495 or consent of instructor. IND.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Ceccagnoli, Patrizio
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 17583


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