ITAL 470

Dante's Divine Comedy (in English)

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Study of one of the world's great poems, the Divine Comedy, through a close reading of its three books, the Inferno, the Purgatorio and the Paradiso, and the relationship of this masterpiece with courtly love, mythology, theology and medieval thought in general.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of ITAL 470, ITAL 403.


  • Minimum second-year standing.

Undergraduate course in Italian offered by the Department of Hispanic and Italian Studies in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer Fall Spring

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