Italian (ITN)

All ITN courses numbered 100 and above may be used to fulfill the liberal education requirement in the Associate of Applied Science degree.

All ITN courses numbered 100 and above may be applied to the major field and elective requirement in the AA and AS degrees.

ITN 101 Elementary Italian I, ITN 102 Elementary Italian II, ITN 201 Intermediate Italian I, and ITN 202 Intermediate Italian II require that students contact the language coordinator in order to gain proficiency credits.

ITN 101 Elementary Italian I (4)(4,0)

Designed for students who have had no previous background in Italian. Includes essentials of grammar, pronunciation, practice in sentence structure, elementary composition and conversation. Emphasis placed on the acquisition of the listening, speaking, reading, writing and cultural skills. (1.1) Proficiency Credit Available (2 HICT) Pass/No Credit Available.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $528 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: Effective Summer 2019:None. Students who are native speakers or who have previous knowledge of the language are strongly encouraged to take placement testing in the Testing Center. Students may apply to receive (proficiency) credit for each course for which they demonstrate mastery through placement testing.   None

Semester(s) Offered: Fall

ITN 102 Elementary Italian II (4)(4,0)

Designed for continuing students of Italian. Includes essentials of grammar, pronunciation, practice in sentence structure, and continuing elementary composition and conversation. Emphasis is placed on the acquisition of the listening, speaking, reading, writing, and cultural skills. (1.1) Proficiency Credit Available (2 HICT) Pass/No Credit Not Available.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $528 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: Effective Summer 2019 Prerequisite:Grade of C or better in ITN 101; one year of H.S. Italian with grade of C or better; one semester of Italian in college with a grade of C or better; or placement. ITN 101

Semester(s) Offered: Spring

ITN 201 Intermediate Italian I (4)(4,0)

This course builds upon your first two semesters of beginning Italian. You will deepen your understanding and further your Italian grammar practice. You will be involved in a broad variety of assignments and activities that aim to improve your proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing; and your understanding of Italian culture. (1.1) Proficiency Credit Available (2 HICT) Pass/No Credit Available.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $528 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: Effective Summer 2019 Grade of C or better in ITN 102; two years of H.S. Italian with grade of C or better; two semesters of Italian in college with a grade of C or better; or placement. Prerequisite: ITN 102 or 2 years H.S. Italian or placement

Semester(s) Offered: Fall

ITN 202 Intermediate Italian II (4)(4,0)

This course builds upon your first three semesters of beginning and intermediate Italian. You will deepen your understanding and continue your practice of fundamental concepts and structures in Italian language and culture. You will be involved in a broad variety of assignments and activities that aim to strengthen your proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing; and your ability to understand, evaluate, compare, and appreciate many aspects of Italian culture. (1.1) Proficiency Credit Available (2 HICT) Pass/No Credit Available.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $528 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: Effective Summer 2019:Grade of C or better in ITN 201; three years of H.S. Italian with grade of C or better; three semesters of Italian in college with a grade of C or better; or placement.   ITN 201 or 3 years of H.S. Italian or placement

Semester(s) Offered: Spring