Italian Literature LT (i) (2016/2017)

Course code
4S02172
Name of lecturers
Giuseppe Chiecchi, Fabio Forner
Coordinator
Giuseppe Chiecchi
Number of ECTS credits allocated
12
Academic sector
L-FIL-LET/10 - ITALIAN LITERATURE
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
Sem. IA (31.10.16 sosp.lezioni), Sem. IB

Lesson timetable

Sem. IA (31.10.16 sosp.lezioni)
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall 2.1  
Tuesday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall 2.1  
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall 2.1  
Sem. IB
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall 2.1  
Tuesday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall 2.1  
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall 2.1  

Learning outcomes

Good knowledge of the history of Italian Literature, from the thirteenth to the sixteenth century: texts and contexts, influences and codifications. Acquisition of critical bibliography and essential tools for the interpretation of literary structures and forms.

Syllabus

Prerequisites: Good knowledge of the Italian language; basic knowledge of the history and texts of the Italian literature.

Syllabus:
1. Lectures of Dante: Commedia. 12 hours of lectures of Dante’s Commedia.
Study of the following canti:
Inferno, I, II, IV, V, VI, X, XI, XIII, XV, XXVI, XXXIII.
Purgatorio, I, III, V, VI, IX, XI, XVII, XXIV, XXVI.
Paradiso, I, III, VI, XI, XII, XV, XVI, XVII, XXIV, XXVII, XXXIII.

2. The Duecento and the Trecento: 24 hours of lessons on history and texts of Italian Literature
1. L’Umanesimo e il Rinascimento
36 ore di lezioni di storia e testi della Letteratura italiana

3. Humanism and Renaissance: 36 hours of lessons on history and texts of Italian Literature


Bibliography:
1. Any commented edition of the Inferno of Dante Alighieri.
2. ALBERTO ASOR ROSA, Letteratura italiana: testi-autori-contesti; vol. 1: Duecento e Trecento, Milano, Le Monnier Scuola, 2012.
3. ALBERTO ASOR ROSA, Letteratura italiana: testi-autori-contesti; vol. 2: Umanesimo e Rinascimento, Milano, Le Monnier Scuola, 2012.
Teaching methods: Lessons and reading an comprehension of a selection of texts.

Assessment methods and criteria

The oral examination evaluates a student’s overall preparation and the direct knowledge and analysis of texts offered during each part of the course.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017