Medieval History (i+p) (2016/2017)

Course code
4S02137
Credits
12
Coordinator
Gian Maria Varanini
Other available courses
Other available courses
Teaching is organised as follows:
Unit Credits Academic sector Period Academic staff
I MODULO PARTE (I) 6 M-STO/01-MEDIEVAL HISTORY Sem. IIA Gian Maria Varanini
II MODULO PARTE (P) 6 M-STO/01-MEDIEVAL HISTORY Sem. IIB Gian Maria Varanini

Learning outcomes

Module: I MODULO PARTE (I)
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The aim of the course is to go deep in the essential problems of medieval history


Module: II MODULO PARTE (P)
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gain an understanding of the methods for the study of an important historical issue, through the use of documentary sources and contextualisation of the views expressed by historians

Syllabus

Module: I MODULO PARTE (I)
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Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of the italian and european medievale history

Contents of course: Analysis and discussion of a lot of political, economic, religious, social and cultural questions (approximately distributed on 18 lessons)


Module: II MODULO PARTE (P)
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Prerequisites: have taken and passed an examination of introductory Medieval History

Contents of course: Analysis and discussion of a range of issues (roughly corresponding to 18 days of lessons)concerning the main aspects of the history of Italian cities between the twelfth and fifteenth centuries

Assessment methods and criteria

Module: I MODULO PARTE (I)
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Oral examination


Module: II MODULO PARTE (P)
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Oral examination

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Giuseppe Sergi L'idea di medioevo. Fra storia e senso comune (Edizione 2) Donzelli 2005 978-88-7989-936-9
Andrea Zorzi Manuale di Storia medievale (Edizione 1) Utet Università 2016 978-88-6008-408-8
Andrea Zorzi Le signorie cittadine in Italia (Edizione 1) Bruno Mondadori Campus 2010 9788861592239