Senses, Science and Cultural Expression

Objectives and content

The objective of the Minor is to provide the basics and demonstrate how the development of scientific understanding from human perception -  based on sight, hearing, smell and taste  - is reflected  in different fields, that vary from art to technology.

In particular, this module will present the way in which recent understanding of the fields of Physics and Chemistry allow the reproduction and manipulation of sounds, images, smells and tastes for creative/aesthetic goals that improve the quality of everyday life and/or the overcoming of sensory and perceptive disabilities. 

Student requirements

This Minor is aimed to students on all degree programmes at the University.
Maximum number of participants: 50.

Modules that make up the Minor

Academic year 2017/2018

Curriculum PERCORSO COMUNE (Students enrolled till 2017)