What makes this course interesting?

  • Learn about contemporary Italian culture by examining its products, practices and perspectives through thematic study
  • Use authentic sources such as Italian films, music, websites, podcasts, blogs, newspapers, magazines, stories, and literature to develop language skills and communicative proficiency in real-life settings
  • Develop your communication skills through class discussions, presentations, role plays, debates, and collaboration with classmates

Develop your Italian language proficiency through the exploration of a variety of interdisciplinary themes that tie closely to Italian culture.

In this course, you will use authentic Italian materials and sources to develop your language skills in multiple modes of communication, including two-way interactions in both writing and speaking, interpretation of audio, audiovisual, and print materials, and oral and written presentation of information and ideas.

AP Italian Language and Culture Course & Exam Description (PDF)
AP Italian Language and Culture Course Overview (PDF)

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