Italian Major

Requirements for Concentration:

10 units including ITAL 220, ITAL 222, or equivalent, ITAL 301. (One course, such as ANTH 150, or ITAL 250/ITAL 255, may be counted in the required 10 units.)

Senior-Year Requirements:

ITAL 301 and 2 units of 300-level courses. Students who wish to be considered for departmental honors must also complete a Senior Project (ITAL 302-ITAL 303).


The department strongly recommends that students interested in the Junior Year in Italy begin the study of Italian in their freshman year. Majors in their junior year are encouraged to participate in Italy in the Eastern College Consortium in Bologna (ECCO).