May 26, 2018  
Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2016-2017 
Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ITAL 1101 Italian 1

4 semester hours

An introduction to Italian language and culture with emphasis on communicative skills, this course is designed for students who have little or no knowledge of Italian. Students will acquire the four basic language skills - listening, speaking, reading, and writing - in classes that are taught exclusively in Italian. Materials covered include an introduction to articles, pronouns, adjectives, prepositions, regular and irregular verbs in past and present tense indicative, and basic vocabulary on selected topics. Students are also introduced to the basic geography of Italy and to aspects of everyday Italian culture.