Program Information

School: Laurentian University/Universite Laurentienne
Faculty: Humanities
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Italian Language and Literature
Description: Offers language and literature courses at all levels and culture courses on Italian food culture, music, the Italian immigrant experience and critical theory. Students may take part in Le Maschere Laurenziane, the Italian Studies student theatre company. Incontri, the Italian students’ club, organizes many socio-cultural activities including an annual opera trip to Toronto. Opportunity to study abroad at the University of Udine (in Friuli, Italy) for one year. Upper-year students can participate in the peer-tutoring program, work as research or teaching assistants and participate in a co-op program when registered in specific courses.

Language is the key to the world! When you learn to communicate with other people in their own language and culture, you immediately open up access to countless new opportunities. Learning languages is one of the most practical ways you can prepare for life and work in today’s globalized world. The booming communications industry today crosses linguistic and cultural lines all over the planet and touches every sphere of activity. With another language, you expand your horizons as you acquire a new resource for making your life a success and building the kind of world you want to live in.

URL: Italian at Laurentian University/Universite Laurentienne
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $22,241

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 70

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Applicants to our Bachelor of Arts programs require the successful completion of at least six grade 12 4U/M courses with a minimum overall average of 70% and must qualify to obtain their OSSD.

Test Scores:

  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 230] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 88] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 80]