Comp & Conv I
Improve written and oral expression in Italian through the study of contemporary Italian culture and society. Specific topics of current interest (immigration, youth and women's voices, and the national character) will also be studied through films, narrative, and the integral reading of a novel. Emphasis on expanding vocabulary, reviewing advanced grammatical structures, improving and refining analytical, interpretive, and presentational skills. Class discussions, oral presentations, writing assignments, three tests, and a final paper. Conducted in Italian. Recommendations: Italian 0004 or equivalent, or consent.
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