ITA Italian

Courses in ITA:
ITA 001Elementary Italian (5) Active
Discussion—5 hour(s); Laboratory—1 hour(s). Introduction to Italian grammar and development of all language skills in a cultural context with special emphasis on communication. Students who have successfully completed ITA 002 or ITA 003 in the 10th or higher grade in high school may receive unit credit for this course on a P/NP grading basis only; although a passing grade will be charged to the student's P/NP option, no petition is required; all other students will receive a letter grade unless a P/NP petition is filed.; not open for credit to students who have taken ITA 001A or ITA 001S. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC. Effective: 2014 Winter Quarter.
ITA 001AAccelerated Intensive Elementary Italian (15) Active
Lecture/Discussion—15 hour(s). Special 12-week accelerated, intensive summer session course that combines the work of ITA 001, ITA 002, and ITA 003. Introduction to Italian grammar and development of all language skills in a cultural context with emphasis on communicative ability. Not open for credit to students who have completed ITA 001, ITA 002, or ITA 003. (Letter.) Effective: 2006 Summer Special Session.
ITA 001SElementary Italian (5) Active
Discussion—5 hour(s); Laboratory—1 hour(s). Introduction to Italian grammar and development of all language skills in a cultural context with special emphasis on communication. May be taught abroad—see Global Learning Hub website. Students who have successfully completed ITA 002 or ITA 003 in the 10th or higher grade in high school may receive unit credit for this course on a P/NP grading basis only; although a passing grade will be charged to the student's P/NP option, no petition is required; all other students will receive a letter grade unless a P/NP petition is filed; not open for credit to students who have taken ITA 001 or ITA 001A. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC. Effective: 2014 Winter Quarter.
ITA 002Elementary Italian (5) Active
Discussion—5 hour(s); Laboratory—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ITA 001 or ITA 001S. Continuation of ITA 001 or ITA 001S. Review of grammar and vocabulary, and practice of all language skills through cultural texts. Not open for credit to students who have taken ITA 001A or ITA 002S. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC. Effective: 2014 Winter Quarter.
ITA 002SElementary Italian (5) Active
Discussion—5 hour(s); Laboratory—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ITA 001 or ITA 001S. Continuation of ITA 001 or ITA 001S. Review of grammar and vocabulary, and practice of all language skills through cultural texts. May be taught abroad—see Global Learning Hub website. Not open for credit to students who have completed ITA 001A or ITA 002. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC. Effective: 2014 Winter Quarter.
ITA 003Elementary Italian (5) Active
Lecture/Discussion—5 hour(s); Laboratory—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ITA 002 or ITA 002S. Continuation of ITA 002 or ITA 002S. Review of grammar and vocabulary, and practice of all language skills through cultural texts. Not open for credit to students who have taken ITA 001A or ITA 003S. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC. Effective: 2014 Winter Quarter.
ITA 003SElementary Italian (5) Active
Discussion—5 hour(s); Laboratory—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ITA 002 or ITA 002S. Continuation of ITA 002 or ITA 002S. Review of grammar and vocabulary, and practice of all language skills through cultural texts. May be taught abroad—see Global Learning Hub website. Not open for credit to students who have taken ITA 001A or ITA 003. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC. Effective: 2014 Winter Quarter.
ITA 004Intermediate Italian (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Laboratory—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ITA 003 or ITA 003S. Review of grammar and syntax through written exercises and short prose works. Intended to develop the linguistic foundations of students who have completed the first year language classes. (Letter.) GE credit: WC. Effective: 2016 Spring Quarter.
ITA 004SIntermediate Italian (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Laboratory—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ITA 003 or ITA 003S; Or the equivalent. Review of grammar and syntax through written exercises and readings of short prose works. Intended to develop the linguistic foundations of students who have completed the first year language classes. May be taught abroad—see Global Learning Hub website. Not open for credit to students who have completed ITA 004. (Letter.) GE credit: WC. Effective: 2012 Spring Quarter.
ITA 005Intermediate Italian (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Laboratory—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ITA 004 or ITA 004S. Review and study of grammar and syntax, readings of short prose works, and written exercises. Intended to prepare students to read, understand, and discuss modern Italian. (Letter.) GE credit: WC. Effective: 2016 Spring Quarter.
ITA 005SIntermediate Italian (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Laboratory—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ITA 004 or ITA 004S. Review and study of grammar and syntax, readings of short prose works, and written exercises. Intended to prepare students to read, understand, and discuss modern Italian. May be taught abroad—see Global Learning Hub website. Not open for credit to students who have completed ITA 005. (Letter.) GE credit: WC. Effective: 2013 Spring Quarter.
ITA 008AItalian Conversation (3) Active
Discussion—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ITA 003; Or the equivalent. Italian conversation with peers in classroom setting. (Letter.) GE credit: OL, WC. Effective: 2017 Winter Quarter.
ITA 008ASItalian Conversation (3) Active
Discussion—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ITA 003; Or the equivalent. Italian conversation in local context outside United States. May be taught abroad—see Global Learning Hub website. (Letter.) GE credit: OL, WC. Effective: 2017 Winter Quarter.
ITA 008BItalian Conversation (3) Active
Discussion—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ITA 008A. Italian conversation with peers in a classroom setting. (Letter.) GE credit: WC. Effective: 2017 Winter Quarter.
ITA 008BSItalian Conversation (3) Active
Discussion—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ITA 008A. Italian conversation in local context outside United States. May be taught abroad—see Global Learning Hub website. (Letter.) GE credit: OL, WC. Effective: 2017 Winter Quarter.
ITA 009Reading Italian (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): ITA 005 or ITA 005S. Reading and discussion of modern Italian prose, including selections from creative, scientific and journalistic writings. Introduction to contemporary Italian literature and culture. Strengthening the student's command of the Italian language. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC. Effective: 2014 Fall Quarter.
ITA 009SReading Italian (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): ITA 005 or ITA 005S. Reading and discussion of modern Italian prose, including selections from creative, scientific and journalistic writings. Introduction to contemporary Italian literature and culture as well as strengthening the student's command of the Italian language. May be taught abroad—see Global Learning Hub website. Not open for credit to students who have completed ITA 009. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC. Effective: 2015 Winter Quarter.
ITA 031Beginning Italian for Spanish Speakers (5) Active
Lecture/Discussion—5 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): SPA 003 or SPA 003V or SPA 003Y; Or two years of high school Spanish or native or heritage speaker of Spanish. Intensive introductory course on Italian language with emphasis on structural similarities between Italian and Spanish.  Not open for credit to students who have completed ITA 001, ITA 001A, ITA 001S, ITA 002, ITA 002S. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, WC. Effective: 2018 Winter Quarter.
ITA 031YBeginning Italian for Spanish Speakers (5) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Web Electronic Discussion—2 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): SPA 003 or SPA 003V or SPA 003Y; Consent of Instructor. SPA 003 or two years of high school Spanish or native or heritage speaker of Spanish. Intensive Introductory course on Italian language with emphasis on structural similarities between Italian and Spanish. Not open for credit to students who have completed ITA 001, ITA 001A, ITA 001S, ITA 002, ITA 002S. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, WC. Effective: 2018 Spring Quarter.
ITA 032Beginning Italian for Spanish Speakers (5) Active
Lecture/Discussion—5 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ITA 031 or ITA 031Y; or Consent of Instructor. Continuation of ITA 031. Intensive introductory course to Italian language and grammar with emphasis on oral and written communication. Highlights the structural similarities between Italian and Spanish.  Not open for credit to students who have completed ITA 001A, ITA 001S, ITA 002, ITA 002S, ITA 003, ITA 003S. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, WC. Effective: 2017 Fall Quarter.
ITA 032YBeginning Italian for Spanish Speakers (5) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Web Electronic Discussion—2 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ITA 031 or ITA 031Y; or Consent of Instructor. Continuation of ITA 031. Intensive introductory course to Italian language and grammar with emphasis on oral and written communication. Highlights the structural similarities between Italian and Spanish. Not open for credit to students who have taken ITA 001A, ITA 003, ITA 003S. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, WC. Effective: 2018 Spring Quarter.
ITA 050Studies in Italian Cinema (4) Active
Lecture—2 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s); Term Paper. Lower division standing. Introduction to Italian cinema through its genres. Focus is on cinema as a reflection of and a comment on modern Italian history. Film will be studied as an artistic medium and as a form of mass communication. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC, WE. Effective: 2016 Spring Quarter.
ITA 090XLower Division Seminar (1-2) Active
Seminar—1-2 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Lower division standing. Examination of a special topic in Italian language or culture (such as Italian culture seen through film, Italian feminism, literature, or politics) through shared readings, discussions, written assignments, or special activities such as film screening or laboratory work. (Letter.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ITA 098Directed Group Study (1-5) Active
Variable. Prerequisite(s): and Consent of Instructor. Lower division standing. Primarily intended for lower division students. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 2016 Spring Quarter.
ITA 101Advanced Conversation, Composition & Grammar (4) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ITA 009 or ITA 009S; or Consent of Instructor. Or the equivalent. Instruction and practice in expository writing in Italian, with emphasis on advanced grammar, organization, and vocabulary building. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, WC, WE. Effective: 2016 Spring Quarter.
ITA 101SAdvanced Conversation, Composition & Grammar (4) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s); Extensive Writing. Prerequisite(s): ITA 009 or ITA 009S; Or the equivalent. Instruction and practice in expository writing in Italian, with emphasis on advanced grammar, organization, and vocabulary building. May be taught abroad—see Global Learning Hub website. Not open for credit to students who have completed ITA 101. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, WC, WE. Effective: 2016 Spring Quarter.
ITA 104Italian Translation & Style (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): ITA 009 or ITA 009S; Consent of Instructor. Practice in translation from Italian to English and English to Italian, using literary and nonliterary texts of different styles. Analysis of linguistic problems and elements of style contained in the translation material. Not open for credit to students who have completed ITA 104S. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC. Effective: 2016 Spring Quarter.
ITA 104SItalian Translation & Style (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): ITA 009 or ITA 009S. Practice in translation from Italian to English and English to Italian, using literary and non-literary texts of different styles. Analysis of linguistic problems and elements of style contained in the translation material. Taught abroad. No credit allowed to those who have completed ITA 104. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC. Effective: 2016 Spring Quarter.
ITA 105Introduction to Italian Literature (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): ITA 009 or ITA 009S; Consent of Instructor. Introduction to the study of the principal authors, works, and movements of the Medieval, Renaissance, and Early Modern periods in Italy. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, WC. Effective: 2016 Spring Quarter.
ITA 107Survey of Italian Culture & Institutions (4) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Assessment of the impact of regional autonomy on Italian cultural life from the Middle Ages to the present. Special emphasis will be placed upon achievements in literature, the arts, philosophy, and socio-political institutions. Taught in English. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, SS, VL, WC, WE. Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ITA 107SSurvey of Italian Culture & Institutions (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Assessment of the impact of regional autonomy on Italian cultural life from the Middle Ages to the present. Special emphasis will be placed upon achievements in literature, the arts, philosophy, and socio-political institutions. May be taught abroad—see Global Learning Hub website. Not open for credit to students who have completed ITA 107. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, SS, VL, WC, WE. Effective: 2004 Winter Quarter.
ITA 108Contemporary Issues in Italian Culture & Society (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Analysis of cultural issues in contemporary Italy: Myth and reality of imagined Italies, Italian identities; immigration and race relations; the media and popular culture. Taught in Englsih. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, SS, VL, WC, WE. Effective: 1998 Fall Quarter.
ITA 108SContemporary Issues in Italian Culture & Society (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Analysis of cultural issues in contemporary Italy; myth and reality of imagined Italies; Italian identities; immigration and race relations; the media and popular culture. May be taught abroad & in English—see Global Learning Hub website. Not open for credit to students who have completed ITA 108. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, SS, VL, WC, WE. Effective: 2004 Winter Quarter.
ITA 112Medieval & Renaissance Poetry: St. Francis to Petrarch (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): ITA 009 or ITA 009S; Consent of Instructor. Or the equivalent. Study of the origins of Italian religious and secular poetry of the 13th and 14th centuries. Diversified poetry is illustrated in works of St. Francis, Dante, Cavalcanti, Petrarch, the Sicilian School, the Sweet New Style Poets, and other authors. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, WC, WE. Effective: 2016 Spring Quarter.
ITA 113Dante Alighieri, Divina Commedia (Inferno, Purgatorio, Paradiso) (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): ITA 009 or ITA 009S; Consent of Instructor. Or equivalent. Study of Dante Alighieri's Divina Commedia, and its role in the development of Italian language and literature. Emphasis will be placed on reading the whole poem within the historical context of the Middle Ages. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, WC, WE. Effective: 2016 Spring Quarter.
ITA 114Boccaccio, Decameron, & the Renaissance Novella (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): ITA 009 or ITA 009S; Consent of Instructor. Or the equivalent course. Study of the development of the short story in Italy, as exemplified in Giovanni Boccaccio's Decameron, in his predecessors and Renaissance followers. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, WC, WE. Effective: 2016 Spring Quarter.
ITA 115AStudies in the Cinquecento (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): ITA 009 or ITA 009S; or Consent of Instructor. Or the equivalent. Analysis of key texts from the high moment of the Italian Renaissance. The political and aesthetic legacy of humanism will be foregrounded in relation to authors such as Ficino, Ariosto, Machiavelli, Aretino, Castiglione, and Tasso. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, WC. Effective: 2016 Spring Quarter.
ITA 115BItalian Literature of the Renaissance & the Baroque: From Cellini to Marino (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): ITA 115A. Continued examination into the loss of an ideal. Emphasis on the conflicts in Michelangelo and Tasso leading to Marino, with an excursus on Galileos role in the formation of a modern literary standard. (Letter.) GE credit: OL. Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ITA 115CItalian Drama from Machiavelli to the Enlightenment (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): ITA 009; or Consent of Instructor. Development of comic and tragic forms as critical representations of their societal and historical contexts, i.e. Machiavelli and the logic of power, Baroque dramatists in the service of counter-reformation Italy, Goldoni's comedies and bourgeois social consciousness. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, WC. Effective: 2016 Fall Quarter.
ITA 115DEarly Modern Italian Lyric (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): ITA 009 or ITA 009S; or Consent of Instructor. Examination of the poetic tradition influenced by Petrarch. Consideration of the relation between gender and genre in such poets as Petrarch, Bembo, della Casa, Tasso, Marino, Gaspara Stampa, Veronica Franco, Isabella di Morra. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC, WE. Effective: 2016 Fall Quarter.
ITA 118Italian Literature of the 18th Century (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): ITA 009 or ITA 009S; or Consent of Instructor. Development of modern Italian literature. Emphasis on the work of Goldoni, Bettinelli, Baretti, Parini, Alfieri, and Vico. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL. Effective: 2016 Fall Quarter.
ITA 119Italian Literature of the 19th Century (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): ITA 009 or ITA 009S; or Consent of Instructor. Romanticism in Italy, including Manzoni, Verga, and Verismo. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, WC, WE. Effective: 2016 Spring Quarter.
ITA 120AItalian Literature of the 20th Century: The Novel (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): ITA 009; Consent of Instructor. Development of the novel from Svevo to the present. Emphasis on the work of Svevo, Levi, Moravia, Pavese, and Vittorini. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, WC, WE. Effective: 2017 Spring Quarter.
ITA 120BItalian Literature of the 20th Century: Poetry & Drama (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): ITA 009; or Consent of Instructor. Italian poetry with emphasis on Hermeticism; the theater of Luigi Pirandello and its role in the development of contemporary Italian drama. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC, WE. Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ITA 121New Italian Cinema (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Film Viewing—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): FMS 001; or Consent of Instructor. And upper division standing. Italian cinema of the 21st century in the context of profound cultural and social changes in Italy since World War II. Productions by representative directors such as Amelio, Giordana, Moretti, Muccino are included. Knowledge of Italian not required. (Same course as FMS 121.) (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, VL, WC, WE. Effective: 2008 Fall Quarter.
ITA 121SNew Italian Cinema (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Film Viewing—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): FMS 001; and Consent of Instructor. And upper division standing. Italian cinema of the 21st century in the context of profound cultural and social changes in Italy since World War II. Productions by representative directors such as Amelio, Giordana, Moretti, Muccino are included. Knowledge of Italian not required. May be taught abroad—see Global Learning Hub website. (Same course as FMS 121S.) (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, VL, WC, WE. Effective: 2011 Fall Quarter.
ITA 128Topics in Italian Culture (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Extensive Writing. Prerequisite(s): ITA 009 or ITA 009S; or Consent of Instructor. In-depth study of a particular topic in Italian Culture. Topics include: Italian Cities; Church and State; the "Southern Question"; Fascism and Resistance; 1968: Counter Culture, Feminism and Terrorism; Multicultural Italy. May be repeated up to 1 Time(s) when topic differs. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, WC, WE. Effective: 2016 Spring Quarter.
ITA 131Autobiography in Italy (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): ITA 009 or ITA 009S; or Consent of Instructor. Development of representations of selfhood with particular attention to generic conditions, the confessional tradition and the problem of women's self-representation. Authors studied may included Petrarch, Tasso, Casanova, Alfieri, Zvevok, Sibilla Aleramo and Primo Levi. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, WC, WE. Effective: 2016 Spring Quarter.
ITA 139BItalian Literature in English: Boccaccio, Petrarch & the Renaissance (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Petrarch and Boccaccio and their relations to the Middle Ages and the Renaissance; the Renaissance, with particular attention to the works of Lorenzo de' Medici, Leonardo da Vinci, Machiavelli, Ariosto, Michelangelo, and Tasso. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, WC, WE. Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ITA 140Italian Literature in English Translation: Dante, Divine Comedy (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): Any course from the GE Literature Preparation List. Reading of Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy, through the otherworld realms of Inferno, Purgatory, and Paradise. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, WC, WE. Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ITA 141Gender & Interpretation in the Renaissance (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): Completion of Entry Level Writing Requirement (ELWR). Critical analysis of Renaissance texts with primary focus on issues such as human dignity, education and gender politics; "high" and "low" culture and its relation to literary practices. (Same course as COM 138.) (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC, WE. Effective: 2016 Fall Quarter.
ITA 142Masterpieces of Modern Italian Narrative (4) Active
Lecture—1.5 hour(s); Discussion—1.5 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): ENG 003 or COM 002 or HIS 004C. Analysis of major works of Italian narrative fiction from unification of Italy to present. Students will learn to use representative methods and concepts which guide literary scholarship. Consideration of works within European social and cultural context. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC, WE. Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ITA 145Special Topics in Italian Literature (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—4 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ITA 009 or ITA 009S; or Consent of Instructor. Study of special topics and themes in Italian literature, such as comic literature, epic poetry, pre-20th-century theater, fascism, futurism, women and literature, and the image of America, etc. May be repeated for credit when topic differs. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, VL, WC, WE. Effective: 2016 Spring Quarter.
ITA 145SSpecial Topics in Italian Literature (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—4 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ITA 009 or ITA 009S; or Consent of Instructor. Study of special topics and themes in Italian literature, such as comic literature, epic poetry, pre-20th-century theater, fascism, futurism, women and literature, the image of America, etc. May be taught abroad—see Global Learning Hub website. May be repeated for credit. Not open for credit to students who have completed ITA 145. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, OL, VL, WC, WE. Effective: 2016 Fall Quarter.
ITA 150Studies in Italian Cinema (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Film Viewing—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Introduction to Italian cinema through its genres. Focus on cinema as a reflection or a comment on modern Italian history. Film as an artistic medium and as a form of mass communication. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, VL, WC, WE. Effective: 2016 Spring Quarter.
ITA 190XUpper Division Seminar (1-2) Active
Seminar—1-2 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Upper division standing. Limited enrollment. Examination of a special topic in Italian language or culture through shared readings, discussions, written assignments or special activities such as film screening or laboratory work. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC, WE. Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ITA 192Italian Internship (1-12) Active
Internship—3-36 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Upper division standing and consent of chairperson of Italian Department. Participation in government and business activities to gain work experience and to develop a better knowledge of Italian language and culture. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ITA 192SItalian Internship (1-12) Active
Internship—3-36 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Upper division standing, consent of instructor and UC Davis program director or chairperson of Italian Department. Participation in community service, teaching, government, and business activities to gain work experience and to develop a better knowledge of Italian language and culture. May be taught abroad in Italy—see Global Learning Hub website. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 2011 Fall Quarter.
ITA 194HSpecial Study for Honors Students (3) Active
Independent Study—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Open only to majors of senior standing who qualify for Honors Program. Guided research, under the direction of a faculty member, leading to a senior honors thesis on a topic in Italian literature, civilization, or language studies. (P/NP grading only.) GE credit: AH, WC. Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ITA 195HHonors Thesis (3) Active
Independent Study—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ITA 194H. Writing of an honors thesis on a topic in Italian literature, civilization, or language studies under the direction of a faculty member. (P/NP grading only.) GE credit: AH, WC, WE. Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ITA 197TTutoring in Italian (1-4) Active
Seminar—1-2 hour(s); Laboratory—1-2 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Upper division standing. Tutoring in undergraduate courses, including leadership in small voluntary discussion groups affiliated with departmental courses. May be repeated up to 6 Unit(s). (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ITA 197TCCommunity Tutoring in Italian (1-5) Active
Discussion—1-2 hour(s); Laboratory—2-4 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Field experience as Italian tutors or teacher's aides. May be repeated up to 10 Unit(s). (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ITA 198Directed Group Study (1-4) Active
Variable. Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Directed group study. May be taught abroad—see Global Learning Hub website. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ITA 198SDirected Group Study (1-4) Active
Variable. Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Group study on focused topics in Italian literature and culture. Varies according to instructor. Taught abroad. May be repeated for credit when topic differs. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 2011 Fall Quarter.
ITA 199Special Study for Advanced Undergraduates (1-5) Active
Variable. Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ITA 199SSpecial Study for Advanced Undergraduates (1-5) Active
Variable. Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Opportunity for a faculty member to work with an advanced undergraduate student in a focused manner on a topic or topics of mutual research/creative interest. Taught abroad. May be repeated for credit when topic differs. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 2011 Fall Quarter.
ITA 297Individual Study (1-5) Active
Variable. Prerequisite(s): Graduate standing or consent of instructor. (Letter.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ITA 298Group Study (1-5) Active
Variable. Prerequisite(s): Graduate standing or consent of instructor. (Letter.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ITA 299Research (1-12) Active
Variable. Prerequisite(s): Graduate standing or consent of instructor. (S/U grading only.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ITA 299DDissertation Research (1-12) Active
Variable. Prerequisite(s): Graduate standing or consent of instructor. (S/U grading only.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ITA 396Teaching Assistant Training Practicum (1-4) Active
Variable—3-12 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Graduate standing. May be repeated for credit. (S/U grading only.) Effective: 2008 Fall Quarter.