Explore Italian culture by learning proper basic grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary, customary greetings, and levels of formality Italian style. The course includes insight into the customs and traditions, holidays, and cultural nuances of Italy including food and meal etiquette. Also receive sightseeing recommendations and explore the country’s geography and beauty from North to South. Practice what you are learning by participating in class conversations and completing classroom and homework assignments based on textbook exercises. Students are required to purchase the following book: Practice Makes Perfect: Complete Italian Grammar, Premium, 3rd Edition by Marcel Danesi (ISBN 978-1260463194).