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Italian

The Italian major consists of 30 units of upper-division coursework. Up to 14 units of lower-division coursework or demonstrated language proficiency is required for the major.

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Key Facts

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Degree

(BA (Hons)) Italian

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Degree Duration

4 Years :

1 year pathway + 3 year degree

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Pathways Available

International Year One

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Start Dates

September 2022

Degree Overview

Proficiency can be demonstrated by completing the necessary lower-division courses or testing out of them.

Most upper-division courses are conducted in Italian, and students are expected to use Italian in their speaking, reading, and writing.

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Important

You may incur additional costs in the course of your education at the University over and above tuition fees in an academic year such as laptops, Stationary and additional resources.

Why Study this Degree

The number of students in our classes is such that each student receives individual attention. Instructors are always ready to help.

A number of scholarships are offered only for undergraduate and graduate students through either the Italian program or the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures.

Your Pathways

The International Year One is the perfect pathway if you want a undergraduate degree from a UK, EU or US University but do not meet the requirements for direct entry.

The IY1 course provides an intensive combination of first year University subject modules with English language skills.

Following successful completion of the IY1 you will continue onto your second year degree study directly with the University of your choice.

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