Modern and Classical Languages (MCL)

MCL 100 ITALIAN CINEMA I

3, 3/0; HU14

Masterpieces of Italian cinema 1940-1970s. Taught in English. Offered spring and J Term only.

MCL 110 INTRO FRENCH CINEMA

3, 3/0; HU14

Taught in English. Introduction to the history and key movements, directors, cinematographers, films, and actors of the French cinema, as well as the social and literary conditions that shaped and informed them, from the 19th century to the post-WWII era. Offered annually.

MCL 189 TOPICS COURSE

1-9, 0/0

MCL 205 LANGUAGE, DICTION AND SOCIETY

3, 3/0

The role of language perception in society; focus on how accent and pronunciation shape societal opinions of speakers, with respect to race, gender, socioeconomic standing, and other factors. Offered occasionally.

MCL 210 ITALIAN-AMERICANS: LITERATURE AND SOCIETY

3, 0/0

See the Undergraduate Course Catalog.

MCL 310 FRENCH CINEMA II

3, 3/0

Prerequisites: CWP 102. Taught in English. Development of French cinema from post-WW II Neorealism and poetic realism to cinema d’auteur, achievements of its major directors, influence of French culture on cinema. Offered annually.

MCL 337 GREEK AND ROMAN MYTHOLOGY

3, 3/0

Prerequisite: One college-level literature course. Stories of the gods, goddesses, and heroes of Greece and Rome as presented in Greek and Roman literature. Emphasis upon determining possible origins and meanings of the myths studied. Offered every semester.

Equivalent Courses: FLA 337, MCL 337W

MCL 338 INTRODUCTION TO CLASSICAL GREEK DRAMA

3, 3/0

Prerequisite: One literature course. Origin of European drama as a distinct literary form. Characteristics of Greek tragedy and theatrical conventions. Study of works by major playwrights, with emphasis on cultural patterns of the time.

Equivalent Course: FLA 338

MCL 346 WOMEN IN FOREIGN LITERATURE

3, 3/0

See the Undergraduate Course Catalog.

MCL 389 TOPIC COURSE

3, 0/0

See the Undergraduate Course Catalog.

MCL 461 LANGUAGE TEACHING WORKSHOP

3, 0/0

See the Undergraduate Course Catalog.

MCL 462 LANGUAGE TEACHING WORKSHOP

3, 0/0

See the Undergraduate Course Catalog.

MCL 488 INTERNSHIP

1-15, 0/0

Prerequisite: Upper-division status and permission of instructor and department chair. Overall 2.5 GPA and 2.5 GPA in upper-division courses in specific language area. Guided and supervised field experiences (experiential learning) of degree programs. Supervised on-site activities for qualified students; training sessions, seminars and reports. Offered every semester.

MCL 495 SPECIAL PROJECT

3, 0/0

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. Offered every semester.

MCL 499 INDEPENDENT STUDY

3-12, 0/0

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. Offered every semester.