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IT324 - Topics in Renaissance Culture & Thought

  • Module code: IT324
  • Module name: Topics in Renaissance Culture & Thought
  • Department: Italian Studies
  • Credit: 15

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.

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/italian/current/ug/modules/modulesyears34/it324/

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:

Core

N/A

Optional Core
  • Undergraduate English and Italian Literature (QR33) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate German Studies with Italian (R2R3) - Year 4
  • BA in Italian (R310) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Italian with Spanish (R3R4) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Italian with Japanese (R3T2) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Italian with Japanese (R3T2) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Spanish Studies and Italian Studies (R4R3) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Spanish Studies and Italian Studies (R4R3) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Spanish Studies with Italian (R4RC) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Modern Languages (R900) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Modern Languages (R900) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Modern Languages with Linguistics (R9Q2) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Italian and Classics (RQ38) - Year 2
Optional
  • Undergraduate English and Italian Literature (QR33) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate English and Italian Literature (QR33) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate French Studies with Italian (R1RB) - Year 4
  • BA in Italian (R310) - Year 3
  • BA in Italian (R310) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Italian with International Studies (R3M1) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Italian with International Studies (R3M1) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate History and Italian (R3V2) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Italian with Theatre Studies (R3W4) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Spanish Studies and Italian Studies (R4R3) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Italian and European Literature (RQ32) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Italian and Classics (RQ38) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Italian and Classics (RQ38) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate French and Italian Studies (RR13) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate French and Italian Studies (RR13) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate German Studies and Italian (RR23) - Year 2