This extremely immersive 4-week, 6-credit summer course focuses on Italian language and culture, from beginners to advanced. There are three sessions to choose from and you may take multiple sessions.
Successful completion of an Italian proficiency test and/or the approval of language faculty is necessary for entry to all upper level Italian language courses.
Italian Language instruction follows the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: Learning, Teaching, Assessment (CEFR).
When completing your course registration form, please choose one level/course per session. The use of pluses (+) will be utilized where a student has progressed within a given level, but has not sufficiently completed all requirements to advance to the next level – please choose only from the bold listings:
|Common European Framework Level||Arcadia Course Code|
|A0 (base)||LECC ITLN 100S Beginning Italian|
|A1||LECC ITLN 101S Elementary Italian I|
|A1+||LECC ITLN 102S Elementary Italian II|
|A2||LECC ITLN 103S Elementary Italian III|
|A2+||LECC ITLN 104S Elementary Italian IV|
|B1||LECC ITLN 201S Intermediate Italian I|
|B1+||LECC ITLN 202S Intermediate Italian II|
|B2||LECC ITLN 203S Intermediate Italian III|
|B2+||LECC ITLN 204S Intermediate Italian IV|
|C1||LECC ITLN 301S Advanced Italian I|
|C1+||LECC ITLN 302S Advanced Italian II|
|C2||LECC ITLN 303S Advanced Italian III|
|C2+||LECC ITLN 304S Advanced Italian IV|
Official course registration will take place upon arrival. The online course form you submit to Arcadia prior to acceptance is not set in stone.
Fee includes one session of study; additional sessions are available at an additional fee.
The following information is vetted and provided by the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) on the Electronic Database for Global Education (EDGE).
|98 – 100%||Excellent||A+|
|91 – 97%||Very Good||A|
|76 – 90%||Good||B|
|60 – 75%||Average||C|
|0 – 59%||Failing||F|