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IT1013 Italian Geographies

SCOTCAT credits:10
Academic year(s):2017/8
SCQF Level 7
Planned timetable:Fortnightly lectures 10.00 am Mon (beginning week 2); other classes to be arranged.

This module aims to give students some sense of the complexity of modern Italy through the study of particular cultural phenomena which have played an important role in national identity formation. The module will look at a range of different texts which explore key moments in twentieth century Italian culture. Students will gain a good understanding of the events and how Italian culture has chosen to make sense of them in different media.

Place in programme(s) and relationship to other modules


Optional for Italian

UG Co-requisite(s):IT1003 or IT2001

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact:2 classes and 1 surgery hour.
Total module hours:
  • Scheduled learning: 20
  • Guided independent study: 80

Assessment pattern

UG As defined by QAA:
  • Written examinations: 0%
  • Practical examinations: 0%
  • Coursework: 100%
UG As used by St Andrews:Coursework = 100%
UG Re-assessment:Written Coursework = 100%


Module coordinator:TBC
Module teaching staff:TBC