Course Highlights

  • The Hero’s Journey: Adventure Narrative in Italian Literature and Cinema
  • Fascism and Resistance; Passage to Italy

Enjoy Verdi’s operas in Italian; watch Fellini and Gomorra without subtitles; consult for an Italian engineering company; do scientific research at CERN; work with refugees at the forefront of humanitarian action; sift through manuscripts in the Vatican archives. Italian Studies is an area of exceptional strength at Notre Dame and has its own Global Gateway facility in Rome.

Programs Offered

  • Major
  • Minor
  • Supplementary Major