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Tradition and Innovation in Italy - ITLN4114

Year - 2020

This unit introduces students to socio-cultural, literary and sociolinguistic movements and authors that characterised crucial periods of Italian history and changed Italian society profoundly, in particular the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, the Risorgimento, and post-WWII Italy. The unit aims to broaden students' understanding of the scope and diversity in Italian Studies. It enables them to deepen and further pursue knowledge in their specific field of interest.

1x2hr tutorial/week

Tutorial participation (10%), 1x 2000wd presentation (30%), 1x 4000wd final essay (60%)


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Italian Studies
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Honours
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
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