Anna Rita Bonaduce-Dresler 

Department of World Langues and Cultures  

College of Humanities and Social Sciences 

North Carolina State University 

Campus Box 8106 Raleigh NC 27695-8106

Office R 222, Withers Building 

Phone 919-515-9294

Fax 919-515-6981 

I am Italian Instructor, Coordinator and Advisor Italian Division, Director for the NCSU Summer Study Abroad Program in Perugia, Advisor for the Italian Club and Italian Honor Society at NCSU. 


Application for admission to any University minor program is now available via MyPack Portal.

Admission will be based upon the student’s academic record, and in most cases no longer requires departmental review. However, they will ask you to contact the Minor coordinator to create a course plan for the Minor in Italian Studies. 

To apply to add the Minor, go to:

NOTE:  For Minor's future classes registration and prevent delays in graduation please contact the Minor coordinator and advisor Anna Rita Bonaduce Dresler.

Information on the Italian Minor can be found here.


If you are beginning Italian as a new language, you should register for FLI 101. If you have previously studied Italian, you should take a placement test in order to determine the correct course in which to enroll. 

Please click here for full information.

NOTE: Foreign language proficiency is a GEP requirement, that usually is met by your high school study. However, the FL _201 requirement is a college-level requirement by many colleges at NC State -please check with your advisor. You must complete FL_201, in however many semesters it takes you to get there. Your options include placement tests, transfer scores, or starting at the FL_101 level. 


OFFICE HOURS Spring 2024

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 11.45-12.40 PM and by appointment.

COURSES Spring 2024

FLI 101 /001Elementary Italian I (3 credit hours) 

FLI 101 /601 Elementary Italian I (3 credit hours)

FLI 308 /001 Italy in the Globlalized World (3 credit hours) 

FLI 102 /001 & 002    Elementary Italian II (3 credit hours) 


FLI 201  Intermediate Italian I (3 credit hours) 

FLI 202 Intermediate Italian II  (3 credit hours)  - GEP Global Knowledge

FLI 308 Italian Reading and Conversation (3 credit hours) 

FLI 315 Italian Civilization and Culture (3 credit hours)  -GEP Global Knowledge, GEP Humanities - Taught in English and as NC State Study Abroad Program in Perugia, Italy. 

FLI 318  Italian Society Through its Cinema - (3 credit hours)  -GEP Global Knowledge, GEP Humanities


The Italian Honor Society Gamma Kappa Alpha signifies "Knowledge and Virtue." The purposes of the Society are to recognize the outstanding scholastic performance in the fields of Italian languages and literature and to encourage college students to acquire a greater interest in, and a deeper understanding of, Italian culture.  Inductees receive a certificate of membership. 


Faculty Adviser: Anna Rita Bonnaduce-Dresler


The Italian Club meets  every second week for conversation, reading and discussion of Italian newspapers, view of Italian movies, coocking classes, fitness classes, and much more.


Faculty Adviser: Anna Rita Bonaduce-Dresler

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