This Department includes all courses in general culture that are aimed at integrating the student's cultural background, stimulating his curiosity and interest.
The lessons range from the study of Italian literature (from Dante to modern literature) to history of art and of cinema up to History of Contemporary Italy.
By analysing works and texts, teachers will trace some guidelines to understand the historical and cultural changes that Italy have gone through over the centuries.
Survey of Italian Literature
Dante's (Divina) Commedia
Modern Italian Literature
Renaissance Art History
Patron, Artists and Identity in Florentine Renaissance Art
Italian History through the Cinema
History of Contemporary Italy from the "Big War" to the crisis of the 1st Republic
Modern Italy since 1815