The Italian Studies program is part of the Department of European Studies in the College of Arts and Letters at SDSU. The program currently offers coursework leading to a minor in Italian. It emphasizes language, culture, literature and film. Minors acquire a broad background in contemporary Italy and its origins from historical, social, linguistic, literary, and cultural points of view. In addition, both the majors in European Studies and International Business include a language and culture concentration with emphasis in Italian.

  • Courses

    Our courses develop students’ skills in language and introduce them to Italian culture. Students can focus on language and composition, literature, civilization, film, or the field of Italian Studies.

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  • Made in Italy

    Business Italian Style

    Students in the Special Topic course on Business Italian, part of the 2014-2015 Digital Humanities and CTL Learning Community, will present their digital projects and portfolios in an exhibition at the Library.

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  • Events

    Learning Italian involves more than just conjugating verbs! To truly learn a language, you must become part of its culture. Join us for our many events that celebrate the Italian culture.

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