Renaissance History (i) (2016/2017)

Course code
4S01253
Name of lecturer
Alessandro Arcangeli
Coordinator
Alessandro Arcangeli
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
M-STO/02 - MODERN HISTORY
Language of instruction
English
Location
VERONA
Period
Sem. IIA dal Feb 27, 2017 al Apr 22, 2017.

Lesson timetable

Sem. IIA
Day Time Type Place Note
Wednesday 3:10 PM - 4:50 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.5  
Thursday 1:30 PM - 3:10 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.5  
Friday 1:30 PM - 3:10 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.5  

Learning outcomes

General overview of the social and cultural history of the Italian Renaissance, with introduction to its historiography. Case studies in the Italian and European Renaissance, with an initiation to the direct reading of sources.

Syllabus

Syllabus: The Renaissance in Italy: an interdisciplinary approach to a wide variety of areas of study.
Set texts:
1. Virginia Cox, A Short History of the Italian Renaissance (London and New York: I.B. Tauris, 2016);
2. Guido Ruggiero, The Renaissance in Italy: A social and cultural history of the Rinascimento (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014).
Additional information and suggestions for further reading may be posted at a later date.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written questionnaire on the set texts, followed by an oral interview.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017