Hystory of Christianity and of the Churches (2021/2022)

Course code
4S000024
Credits
6
Academic sector
M-STO/07 - STORIA DEL CRISTIANESIMO E DELLE CHIESE

Learning outcomes

Aims: The course aims to provide the methodological and cultural foundations for a study of the history of Christianity within the wider context of the history of the Western world. It sets out to develop: • a knowledge of the lines along which western Christianity evolved; • the ability to read and interpret sources and use the tools of historical-religious scholarship; • the ability to form independent views on the historical religious topics dealt with in the course; • the ability to appropriately make historical-religious arguments; • the ability to critique sources in relation to the issues faced by historical-religious scholarship; • the ability to navigate specialised bibliography, in addition to the manual;