Advanced Italian Culture

The American University of Rome

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Advanced Italian Culture

  • Host University

    The American University of Rome

  • Location

    Rome, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Italian, Italian Culture

  • Language Level

    High Advanced

  • Prerequisites

    Advanced Italian I

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    The course, conducted entirely in Italian, focuses on strengthening the student?s knowledge and use of Italian at an advanced academic level while introducing students to major themes of Italian modern culture. Through the viewing of films and reading and analysis of literary texts, essays and articles, the course explores topics such as the city of Rome from past to present and young Italians and multiculturalism in contemporary Italian society. The course enlarges the students? perspectives on Italy today by exploring various interpretations of cultural phenomena, with particular attention to artistic, social and historical aspects.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Some courses may require additional fees.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations


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