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This course is designed to be a continuation of Italian 1. Students will build on their introductory studies in Italian language and culture. They will learn functional grammar, vocabulary and cultural concepts that apply to many different practical real-life situations. All language skills will be practiced: listening, speaking, reading and writing. Students will be required to weekly practice speaking and listening skills in real time over the Internet with the instructor and/or teaching assistants. Students should be available for 30 minutes for oral practices scheduled between 7:00-9:00 PM EST at least once a week. Special accommodations will be made for army students. Because of the intensive nature of learning all aspects of Italian (reading, writing, listening, speaking, culture), students should be prepared to devote a significant amount of time to the course.
This course fully meets the General Education requirement in Foreign Language.
Prerequisites: Italian 1 or equivalent
Note: This course incorporates web conferencing using Blackboard Collaborate. Students taking this course must have access to a computer that meets the minimum technological requirements which are described in the information for setting up Blackboard Collaborate. Before enrolling, students should know how to successfully use or have tested the web conferencing service on their computer. Students are encouraged to participate in ESC’s Blackboard Collaborate Student Training.
This online course is offered through the Center for Distance Learning. You can take this as an individual course or as part of an online degree program, with term starts in March, May, September, November and January. View current term offerings and all online courses. Click here to register for online courses.
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Meets General Education Requirement In: Foreign Language-Full
Term(s) Offered (Subject to Change) : Spring 1. Fall 1.
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