The Associate of Arts in Italian (AA in Italian) requires 20 units of major core courses, which provide students with a solid foundation of the Italian language and culture. The Associate of Arts in Italian includes the necessary coursework to transfer to a four-year university where students will have the opportunity to complete a bachelor’s or graduate degree in Italian. In order to obtain the degree, students have to complete the following core courses: ITAL001A, ITAL001B, ITAL002A, ITAL002B. Each course is 5 units.
Required Core (20 units)
|Course Number||Course Title||Units|
|ITAL001A||Beginning Italian||5 units|
|ITAL001B||Beginning Italian||5 units|
|ITAL002A||Intermediate Italian||5 units|
|ITAL002B||Intermediate Italian||5 units|
Total Major Units: 20 units
To be awarded an Associate Degree, a student must:
- Achieve a grade of “C” or better in the major requirements.
- Completion of WVC, CSU-Breadth, or IGETC General Education patterns. Students whose goal is to obtain a bachelor’s degree should complete the CSU-Breadth or IGETC General Education pattern.
- Complete additional degree applicable units to meet the minimum 60-unit Associate Degree requirements.