ITAL 5303  with D or better
This advanced course will enable students to read and write Italian fluently. Students will work with a wide range of spoken and written sources. Students will concentrate on the analysis of texts for argument structure, and they will be expected to summarize and coherently present arguments in oral presentations. Student work will require an advanced level of spontaneity when writing and speaking; students will be expected to precisely differentiate nuances of meaning in complex situations.