An Introduction to Contemporary Italy
Intended for students at the intermediate level, this course will afford the opportunity to expand conversation, writing, and reading skills while consolidating knowledge of the more difficult points of grammar. The contextual focus of the course is contemporary Italian culture, including contemporary history and politics, the economy, the division between North and South, immigration from developing countries, environmental issues, and popular music, among others. Italian films, music, and articles from newspapers and news magazines will enhance and complete the learning experience. (ITAL 0103, ITAL 0123, waiver, or equivalent) 3 hrs. lect.

12:15pm-1:30pm on Monday, Wednesday at ATD 102 (Sep 13, 2021 to Dec 13, 2021)
12:30pm-1:20pm on Friday at ATD 102 (Sep 13, 2021 to Dec 13, 2021)
Atwater Dining 102