Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

This module aims to provide a more focused overview of either specific Renaissance Italian writers and thinkers or particular disciplinary fields in the Italian and European Renaissance (e.g., science and medicine; philosophy; literature).

Principal learning outcomes

The main aims are: (a) to introduce students to a number of key figures and a wide range of selected written materials related to these topics; (b) to build on their skills in mediating between text and context.

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Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
15 CATS (Module code: IT324-15)
A (Assessed work only) Assessed Course Work 100%
Assessed Course Work 50%
Examination - Main Summer Exam Period (weeks 4-9) 50%
Assessed Course Work 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:



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