four young women pose in a public square in Florence, ItalyUndergraduate Studies

The Italian program offers an undergraduate minor and a track within the foreign languages and literature major.

Course Offerings

Courses in Italian language, from introductory to advanced, are taught each semester. Students are introduced to Italian literature, film, and civilization with a set of offerings that span the Middle Ages through contemporary times.

Detailed information about undergraduate and graduate courses is available via the courses page of this website.

Independent study and special topics courses are also available for advanced students, and seminars in the Honors College and the Blount Scholars Program are offered by faculty in Italian.

Study in Italy

The UA in Italy: Language and Culture Summer Program in Florence, Italy, offers students an opportunity to study language, culture, and literature within the context of the broader European tradition.