Italian Studies

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Italian Studies

Bachelor of Arts (BA), International Bachelor of Arts (iBA)

Study Abroad Double Major Minor

Study Italian languages, literature and linguistics and enhance your understanding of Italy’s place in the global context and the multi-faceted and dynamic Italian culture.


Program Information

Italian Studies focuses on aspects of literature, culture, language, linguistics, media, film, opera, and Italian-Canadian studies. Students may choose major/minor degree options in Italian Studies and iBA Italian Studies or, if completing specializations in other disciplines students may pursue a Certificate of Proficiency in Italian language only.

Degree Information

Campus: Keele
Faculty:  Liberal Arts and Professional Studies
Degree:   Bachelor of Arts (BA), International Bachelor of Arts (iBA)
Degree Options: Double Major, Minor, Single Major

3, 4 yrs

Experiential Education

Research / Other Activities

Honours Option




Degree Overview

Career Options

Graduates of our Italian Studies program have gone on to have fulfilling careers in a wide variety of fields. With an Italian Studies degree you have the opportunity to enter the work force with a well-rounded education and options to be successful in a range of different career paths.


Cultural Interpreter Diplomatic Service Worker Foreign Language Correspondent
Foreign Service Worker Fundraising Coordinator Government Administrator
Historical Site Guide Immigration Officer International Business Advisor
International Development Worker Translator Travel Agent