Minor in Italian
Benvenuti a Northeastern!
Italian is the language of Dante, Verdi, and Fellini, the language of poetry, opera, and cinema. Approximately 63 million people in some 29 countries speak Italian as their first language, an additional 3 million speak Italian as a second language! From Italy to Switzerland, South America and East Africa, Italian represents a key linguistic medium for international business, culture and fashion.
By studying Italian at Northeastern you can fulfill the University language requirement, study abroad enhance your personal knowledge of our fascinating culture, or pursue an academic minor in an uniquely valuable language/culture.
The Italian language program combines language courses with general culture sessions intended to place a vibrant emphasis on various aspects of the rich Italian historical and cultural heritage. The rigorous yet lively curriculum is carried out by experienced instructors, many Italian born and educated.
Please visit the Office of the Registrar’s website for a comprehensive list of current course offerings.
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