Module Details

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Title ITALIAN NEO-REALIST CINEMA AND SOCIETY
Code HIST9104
Coordinator Dr CG Jones
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
C.G.Jones2@liverpool.ac.uk
Year CATS Level Semester CATS Value
Session 2021-22 Level 4 FHEQ Continuing Education Session 5

Aims

To investigate the major events and processes relating to Italian cinema and society. 1943-52. To examine the debates surrounding culture, politics and society in this period. To reflect on key issues of historiography and methodology.


Learning Outcomes

(LO1) Students will demonstrate an understanding of the major events and processes relating to Italian cinema and society, 1943-52.

(LO2) Students will be able to reflect critically on the debates surrounding culture, politics and society in this period.

(LO3) Students will possess an informed appreciation of key issues of historiography and methodology.

(S1) Lifelong learning skills

(S2) Communication skills


Syllabus

 

Resistanceand liberation. Reconstructionand renewal. The Left,1943-52. The Church. Disillusionment.


Teaching and Learning Strategies

Teaching Method 1 - Lecture
Description: Interactive, tutor-led lecture.
Attendance Recorded: Yes

Teaching Method 2 - Group-work
Description: Group work in class, for example examining primary sources or analysing set questions.
Attendance Recorded: Yes

Self-Directed Learning Description: Competion of set reading and tasks; research and writing of assessed essay.


Teaching Schedule

  Lectures Seminars Tutorials Lab Practicals Fieldwork Placement Other TOTAL
Study Hours 5

        5

10
Timetable (if known)              
Private Study 40
TOTAL HOURS 50

Assessment

EXAM Duration Timing
(Semester)
% of
final
mark
Resit/resubmission
opportunity
Penalty for late
submission
Notes
             
CONTINUOUS Duration Timing
(Semester)
% of
final
mark
Resit/resubmission
opportunity
Penalty for late
submission
Notes
Essay There is a resit opportunity. Standard UoL penalty applies for late submission. This is not an anonymous assessment. Assessment Schedule (When) :Semester 1  c 1500 words    100       

Recommended Texts

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