As an Italian major at CU Boulder, you’ll learn to speak and write Italian, and gain instruction in the literature, cinema, culture, history and politics of Italy and other areas where Italian is spoken. We offer students a wide selection of undergraduate courses, covering topics from the Italian Renaissance to current events.

  • Understand, speak, read and write modern standard Italian for everyday life, and in academic and professional settings

  • Learn the role of Italian literary and cultural tradition within Western civilization

  • Explore a range of cultural expressions and literary genres