|Assessment Type||Assessment length / details||Proportion|
|Semester Assessment||Continuous Assessment: Essay of 2000 words||30%|
|Semester Exam||2 Hours||70%|
By the end of this module students should have
- gained an awareness of the themes relevant to the period of post-war recovery in Italy from 1945 up to the years of crisis at the end of the 1960s.
- furthered their knowledge of the political situation in Italy after World War II, the re-building of the economy, industrialization and its effects, internal migration, social changes such as the rise of consumerism and problems of alienation
- developed an appreciation of literature as a valid vehicle for socio-political comment.
A study of cinematic interpretation of several post-war Italian novels, studying the relationship between film narrative in the 1950's and 1960's.
This module is at CQFW Level 5