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IT1013   Italian Geographies

Academic year(s): 2018-2019

Key information

SCOTCAT credits : 10

ECTS credits : 5

Level : SCQF level 7

Semester: 1

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.

Relationship to other modules

Co-requisite(s): You must also take IT1003 or take IT2001

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact: 2 classes and 1 surgery hour.

Scheduled learning hours: 20

Guided independent study hours: 80

Assessment pattern

As used by St Andrews: Coursework = 100%

As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 0%
Practical examinations : 0%
Coursework: 100%

Re-assessment: Written Coursework = 100%


Module teaching staff: Prof Derek Duncan