2016-2017 College Catalog 
    Feb 03, 2023  
2016-2017 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Italian, A.A.

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The Italian Program offers lower-division preparation for students who plan on transferring to pursue a bachelor’s degree in Italian. Students planning to transfer and/or earn this associate degree may also need to  complete additional requirements or electives required by the transfer institution, as many have unique admissions and preparation-for-the-major requirements. Students should meet with a counselor to identify required  courses and to develop a written plan for their targeted university.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

Students who complete this program will be able to:

  • Demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of  Italian vocabulary.
  • Use proficient conversational skills in Italian.
  • Read and write in Italian.
  • Demonstrate introductory cultural and historic knowledge of Italian speaking people.

Required Courses

Total Units for the Major: 24

Associate in Arts Degree

Complete a minimum of 60 units including the total number of units described above and the General Education requirements with an overall GPA of 2.0 to qualify for the Associate in Arts degree. A minimum of 12 units must be completed at Saddleback College.

General Education Requirements for Associate Degrees

Refer to the Graduation Requirements  or to the CSU-GE and IGETC patterns in this catalog for specific courses which meet general education requirements. Refer to ASSIST.org and to the transfer institution’s catalog for transfer requirements.

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