CONTEMPORARY HISTORY 1

Academic year
2016/2017 Syllabus of previous years
Official course title
STORIA CONTEMPORANEA 1
Course code
LT1220 (AF:232592 AR:123640)
Modality
On campus classes
ECTS credits
6
Subdivision
Degree level
Bachelor's Degree Programme
Educational sector code
M-STO/04
Period
1st Semester
Course year
1
Where
VENEZIA
Course objectives
Knowledge of the main aspects of the Contemporary History.
Learning of the historical-critical method to the Contemporary Age.
Learning of basic skills for analysis of historical sources.
Pre-requirements
None
Contents
The course provides a general overview of the main events of the Contemporary History, with particular attention to the dynamics of the international System.
Referral texts
1) Notes of the lessons;
2) A. Varsori, Storia internazionale. Dal 1919 a oggi, Bologna, Il Mulino, 2015, pp. 489, ISBN 978-88-15-25467-2

Not attending students:
1) F. Barbagallo, Storia contemporanea. Dal 1815 a oggi, New Edition, Rome, Carocci, 2015, ISBN 9788843069422.
2) A. Varsori, Storia internazionale. Dal 1919 a oggi, Bologna, Il Mulino, 2015, 489 p., ISBN 978-88-15-25467-2
Type of exam
written
Assessment methods
Written exam, consisting of two parts:
a) 10 open questions, needing short answers. They concern various aspects of the contemporary history.
b) Choose and treat amply one subject in a list of five proposed major topics, concerning contemporary history.
Both parts a) and b) are worth 15 points each.
Teaching methods
Lectures
Teaching language
Italian