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Chair: Larry Kuiper (kuiper@uwm.edu) CRT 772 229-4382
Coordinator: Robin Pickering-Iazzi (rpi2@uwm.edu) CRT 789 229-5897 Please note: The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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ITALIAN-103: First-Semester Italian (4 units; U )

Introductory course for students who have not studied Italian previously. Oral practice, grammar, reading.

Notes:
Students are required to spend an additional hr each week in the language lab in oral drill & comprehension. Counts as repeat of Italian 113. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001 20681 9:00 AM-9:50 AM MW 09/05-12/14 Ferrentino, Alison CRT B19  
Course taught partially online. Internet access req'd. Regular UWM tuition assessed.
Language lab work incorporated into class meetings.
    4 LEC 002 20731 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MTWR 09/05-12/14 Pessarelli, Claudia LUB S231 Word
Language lab work incorporated into class meetings.
    4 LEC 004 21260 12:00 PM-12:50 PM MTWR 09/05-12/14 Soldati, Lucia CRT B13  
Language lab work incorporated into class meetings.
    4 LEC 005 21389 2:00 PM-2:50 PM MTWR 09/05-12/14 Soldati, Lucia CRT B13  
Language lab work incorporated into class meetings.
    4 LEC 006 20683 6:00 PM-7:50 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Soldati, Lucia CRT B25  

ITALIAN-104: Second-Semester Italian (4 units; U )

Continuation of Italian 103. Expands oral, written, and reading skills.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of Italian 114. Prereq: Italian 103(P), 113(P), or cons instr. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (4 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001 25475 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MTWR 09/05-12/14 Pessarelli, Claudia LUB S231 Word

ITALIAN-145: Views of Italy: (3 units; U ; HU)

Variable content, with specific topics focusing on the interrelation of literary works and sociocultural values and traditions of Italy.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Italians and the Mafia
HU   3 LEC 001 20379 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Celi, Christopher BOL B95  
Italians and the Mafia
HU   3 LEC 002 20380 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Celi, Christopher END 110  
Italians and the Mafia
HU   3 LEC 003 20856 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Celi, Christopher END 110  
Italians and the Mafia
HU   3 LEC 004 20857 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Celi, Christopher END 110  

ITALIAN-197: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 FLD 101 17691 - 09/05-12/14   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

ITALIAN-199: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

For further information, consult dept chair.

Notes:
May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.5 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 14808 - 09/05-12/14 Pickering-Iazzi, R ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 14809 - 09/05-12/14 Milli Konewko, Simonetta ROOM TBA  

ITALIAN-203: Third-Semester Italian (3 units; U )

Development of reading, writing, and oral skills; review and further study of grammar.

Notes:
Prereq: Italian 104(P), 114(P), or cons instr. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (8 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 20381 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MWF 09/05-12/14 Iaquinta, Mary CRT B12  
    3 LEC 002 21328 10:00 AM-10:50 AM TRF 09/05-12/14 Iaquinta, Mary BOL B95  

ITALIAN-242: Topics in Italian American Studies: (3 units; U ; HU)

Interdisciplinary study of aspects of Italian American ethnicity, history, and culture.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Not Just Spaghetti and Meatballs
HU   3 LEC 001 25472 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Milli Konewko, Simonetta BOL 281  

ITALIAN-256: Introduction to Italian Food Studies: A Cultural History (3 units; U ; HU)

Interdisciplinary study of Italian cooking and cuisine in fiction and non-fiction works from the Estruscan and Roman times to the present.

Notes:
Taught in English. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 21455 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Iaquinta, Mary BOL 281  
Consent required to audit.

ITALIAN-289: Internship in Italian, Lower Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of Italian in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
Each cr earned for academic work based on 40 hrs internship. May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq Italian 104(P) or 114(P); 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 20765 - 09/05-12/14   ROOM TBA  

ITALIAN-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 17697 - 09/05-12/14   OFF CAMPUS  

ITALIAN-321: Introduction to Italian Literature (3 units; U )

Varied approaches to reading works by major Italian authors. Development of critical skills in speaking and writing. Texts vary each semester.

Notes:
May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: Italian 204(P) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 25473 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Milli Konewko, Simonetta KEN 1180  

ITALIAN-333: Dante's Divine Comedy in Translation (3 units; U/G )

Close reading of the Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso, including their connections to the visual arts.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 26009 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Iaquinta, Mary CRT 321  

ITALIAN-397: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 FLD 101 17702 - 09/05-12/14   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

ITALIAN-457: Topics in Italian Literature and Culture in Translation: (3 units; U/G )

Critical reading, lectures, and discussion of major works on a topic, genre, or period; attention to cultural and historical context.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Italy through the Italian Short Story
    3 LEC 001 25474 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Pickering-Iazzi, R CRT 221 Word

ITALIAN-489: Internship in Italian, Upper Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of advanced principles of Italian in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
Each cr earned for academic work based on 40 hrs in internship. May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; Italian 311(P) & 312(P); 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 20780 - 09/05-12/14   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 21127 - 09/05-12/14   ROOM TBA  

ITALIAN-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 17693 - 09/05-12/14   OFF CAMPUS  

ITALIAN-597: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 FLD 101 17692 - 09/05-12/14   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

ITALIAN-697: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 FLD 101 17696 - 09/05-12/14   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

ITALIAN-699: Advanced Independent Reading (1 - 3 units; U )

Advanced independent work under the supervision of an Italian faculty or instructional academic staff member. For additional information, consult Italian prog coord.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; 2.5 GPA, & writ cons instr, dept chair, & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 14810 - 09/05-12/14 Pickering-Iazzi, R ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 14811 - 09/05-12/14 Milli Konewko, Simonetta ROOM TBA  

 
Additional Courses - Italian
 
ARTHIST-333: High Renaissance Art in Italy (3 units; U/G )

The formation of the great style discussed in terms of the attainments of representative artists such as Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raphael, and Titian.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 24957 - 09/05-12/14 Tiffany, Tanya ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.