Foreign Language minors are urged to spend a semester abroad in an approved international program of study or in one of the internships sponsored by Stonehill College.
Daria Valentini, Program Director
A minor in Italian Studies is offered by the Department of Foreign Languages. It consists of six courses beyond the elementary level, and may be declared either before or after studying abroad in Florence, Rome, or Perugia.
Students should contact the Program Director of Italian Studies with questions about which courses taken abroad can be counted towards the Minor. In many cases up to two such courses can be approved.
Please refer to the Department of Foreign Languages section for further information on this minor, including course selection.
The minor in Italian Studies requires two semesters of Italian language at the intermediate (ITA 231-ITA 232) level or equivalent plus four courses from the following:
Students minoring in Italian are required to take three courses on campus, two of which must be at the 300-level. For courses taken abroad, students must seek approval from Professor Valentini in order to receive credit towards the minor.