Foreign Language Courses


LAN 109 –Italian I

LAN 109 is addressed to beginners students whose aim is to achieve the Elementary 1° level (A.1.1, European Common reference level).  It aims to present basic grammatical structures and vocabulary used in daily life. It focuses on developing basic listening and comprehension skills through simple conversation and short compositions about the present and past actions.

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

  • recognize familiar words and very basic phrases
  • use basic vocabulary needed to express oneself in daily life
  • use basic grammatical structures needed to express oneself in daily life
  • communicate effectively in some daily situations
  • read short texts

Hours per week: 4

Credits: 6

Semester: Fall and Spring