Sources and trends for historical research (2017/2018)

Course code
4S003905
Name of lecturer
Gian Maria Varanini
Coordinator
Gian Maria Varanini
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
M-STO/01 - MEDIEVAL HISTORY
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
First half of Semester 1 dal Sep 25, 2017 al Nov 11, 2017.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to acquire a greater awareness of the characteristics of the different types of resources available for historical research and the methodological precautions to be taken into use by the student at the beginning of the second year of his career.

Syllabus

At the end of the course, the student will be able to evaluate, with greater awareness than at the beginning, the characteristics of the system of resources available for historical research and under the guidance of the teacher a practical exercise on a source typology (Documentary, narrative, epistolar, etc.), ie iconographic, epigraphic, oral, etc.).

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Cammarosano Paolo Italia medievale. Struttura e geografia delle fonti scritte (Edizione 4) Carocci 2009
S. Luzzatto Prima lezione di metodo storico Laterza 2010

Assessment methods and criteria

The methods for assessing the acquired knowledge and skills are: a) for the institutional content of the course, an oral examination is planned, based on the study of the two texts envisaged in the program b) discussion during the examination of the tutorial prepared by the single student and Also discussed during the processing

Teaching aids

Documents

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018