Course Description

Want to know what Andrea Bocelli is singing about? Want to impress a dinner date by correctly pronouncing "gnocchi" or "bruschetta?" Perhaps you plan to travel in Italy? Whatever your reasons, you'll find the study of Italian fun and rewarding. Join us for this beginner's course in spoken Italian. We will focus on a conversational approach. Learn basic vocabulary, dialogue, some grammar and pronunciation in a supportive, low-pressure environment.

This course is held at the Temple University Ambler and Temple University Center City campuses. Choose the course section that best meets your needs.


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Section Title
Introduction To Italian: Part I
Online-fixed date/synchronous meeting(s)
6:30PM to 8:00PM
Sep 29, 2020 to Nov 17, 2020
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
  • Online Learning
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $195.00
  • Gina Nichols
Reading List / Textbook
We will be using the following textbook for class -
Living Language, Michael Lettieri    ISBN # 1-4000-2110-3
Section Notes

NOTE: The Fall 2020 Semester will meet with Live-Zoom Online Meetings. Class will be held on Tuesday Evenings from 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM, September 29 - November 17, 2020 (Students will be emailed a Zoom Link prior to the first class). 

We will be using the following textbook for class:

Living Language, Michael Lettieri    ISBN # 1-4000-2110-3

Cancellation, Withdrawal and Refund Policy

A participant who withdraws from a non-credit course, in writing, up to one-week prior to the starting date of the course, will receive a refund, minus a $25 withdrawal fee; for all certificate programs the withdrawal fee is $50. For courses costing $75 or less, the withdrawal fee is $10 per course. No refunds will be given after that time. E-mail your withdrawal request to: course.withdrawals@temple.edu. Please note that if you do not officially withdrawal from a course and you do not attend the course, you are still responsible for payment. Temple University reserves the right to cancel a course for any reason. If the course is cancelled, you will be notified and your entire tuition will be refunded. For more information contact us at ncce@temple.edu or 267-468-8500.