Italian | World Languages, Literatures, & Cultures

Covid-19 —UNT is offering a mix of in-person, partially in-person, and online/remote courses. Stay up to date on UNT's response, including return to campus plans.

UNT Banner



Dr. Joel Salvatore Pastor, Senior Lecturer of Italian



  • Dr. Joel Pastor, Senior Lecturer

Adjunct Faculty

  • Molly Sweigart

Please see the Faculty section of our website for contact information and additional information about faculty.

Minor in Italian

A minor in Italian consists of a minimum of 18 semester hours in Italian, including 6 advanced hours. Demonstration of proficiency may be substituted for credit in courses equivalent to ITAL 1010 through ITAL 2050. A minimum grade of C is required for a course to count toward the minor.

Syllabi & Courses

For full listing of courses with descriptions and prerequisites, please visit UNT's Catalog home page. You can also find syllabi listed on faculty profiles at

Transfer Credit and Placement Test

Students may earn credits in Italian through a placement test or by transferring credits from another institution. For more details, please look for testing information under the Resources section of this website or call the department office.

Italian Coversation Hour

Click here for information about the Italian Conversation Hours hosted by the Italian Club.

Study Abroad

For study-abroad opportunities, please click on or contact the Study Abroad Office at or by calling (940) 565-2207.

Some great reasons to start taking Italian classes at UNT!

Thinking about UNT?

It's easy to apply online. Join us and discover why we're the choice of over 38,000 students.

Apply now