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History and Italian

History and Italian (50% Italian, 50% History) is a joint degree equally weighted between both disciplines and studied in both departments.

The below course structure is indicative. Modules on offer change year on year, dependent on staff research interests and availablility.

Year One

Core Modules
  Modern Italian Language I (at Beginners', Intermediate or Advanced level) (30 Credits)
  The History of Modern Italy (30 Credits)
  Making of the Modern World (30 credits)
  A first-year optional module in History (30 credits)

Year Two/Three - Spent abroad

Year Two/Three

  You are required to take 120 credits, half in Italian Studies and half in History:
Core Modules
  Modern Italian Language ll or Modern Italian Language IlI (30 credits)
Italian Optional Modules
 

30 credits (e.g., 1 x 30 credits or 2 x 15 credits) from the Italian Studies offerings below:

  Italian Studies modules
History Optional Modules
  Either an Early Modern History option or The European World (30 credits)
  Plus An option (either 30 credits or 2 x 15 credits) in Early Modern or Modern history
  *Exceptional case for 15 credits external module may be approved

Year Four


You are required to take 120 credits, half in Italian and half in History
Core Modules

Modern Italian Language IV (30 credits)
  Dissertation in History (30 credits)
Optional Modules
  30 credits (or 2 x 15 credits) of Italian Studies modules; this could include a year-long Dissertation
  Optional Special Subject in History (30 credits)
  *Exceptional case for 15 credits external module may be approved

Dr David Lines

Italian

Dr Sarah Hodges

History