Italian Minor

Program Requirements

1. The French and Italian Department requires a minimum of nine minor hours to be taken in residence at BYU for this minor program. These hours may also go toward BYU’s 30-hour residency requirement for graduation. This minor requires 18-33* credit hours.

2. Complete the following prerequisites (or equivalent):

ITAL 101: First-Year Italian, Part 1. (4:5:2)

ITAL 102: First- Year Italian, Part 2. (4:5:2)

ITAL 201: Intermediate Italian 1. (4:5:1)

ITAL 202: Intermediate Italian 2. (3:3:1)


3. Complete the following:

ITAL 321: Advanced Grammar. (3:3:1)

ITAL 322: Advanced Composition. (3:3:0)

ITAL 340: Introduction to Italian Literature. (3:3:0)


4. Complete at least 3 hours of one of the following:

ITAL 326: Italian Phonetics and Pronunciation. (3:3:0)

ITAL 399R: Academic Internship: Italian Language Field Experience. (.5-6:0:0)


5. Complete two courses from the following:

BUS M 596R: Business Language. (3:3:0)

FREN 317: (Fren-Ital) French and Italian Cinema.

ITAL 420: Italian Civilization from the Beginning to 1600. (3:3:0)

ITAL 421: Italian Civilization from 1600 to the Modern Era. (3:3:0)

ITAL 441: Italian Literature of the Late Middle Ages and Renaissance. (3:3:0)

ITAL 442: Italian Literature of the Baroque and Enlightenment Periods. (3:3:0)

ITAL 443: Italian Literature of the Romantic Period. (3:3:0)

ITAL 444: Italian Literature of the Twentieth Century. (3:3:0)

ITAL 460: Dante’s Divine Comedy. (3:3:0)

ITAL 495R: Senior Seminar in Italian. (3:3:0)

*Hours include courses that may fulfill university core requirements.