History of Science and Technology - LM (2013/2014)

Course code
4S001219
Name of lecturer
Luca Ciancio
Coordinator
Luca Ciancio
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
M-STO/05 - HISTORY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
I semestrino B dal Nov 18, 2013 al Jan 18, 2014.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

the aim is to explore the discovery of the mountains as a consequence of the complex interrelations between natural sciences, literature and the arts.

Syllabus

Prerequisits: none.

Contents: The discovery of mountains in European culture. From Renaissance to Romanticism, natural history, literature and the arts fostered a new appreciation of mountains that brought about new attitudes toward nature.

Methods: traditional lecture and contributions by the students.

Assessment methods and criteria

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