Università del Salento, Lecce Courses

This extremely immersive 4-week summer course focuses on Italian language and culture, from beginners to advanced. You will earn 6 credits per session.

  • Make sure your credits transfer back for credit with your home school-- this is your responsibility.
  • Please be flexible about courses-- we can’t guarantee placement in specific courses.
  • Please review your course choices with your academic or study abroad advisor, and submit the online course registration form to The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University.

Choosing Your Courses

Italian Language instruction at the Università del Salento follows the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: Learning, Teaching, Assessment (CEFR).

The six reference levels are outlined on the Università del Salento webpage.

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 LevelArcadia 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

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. Please review your course choices with your academic or study abroad advisor, and submit the online course registration form on your Arcadia Passport.