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MARITIME AND NAVAL HISTORY LABORATORY (NAVLAB)

CODE 101138
ACADEMIC YEAR 2021/2022
CREDITS
  • 6 cfu during the 3nd year of 10948 MARITIME SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY(L-28) - GENOVA
  • SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR M-STO/02
    LANGUAGE English
    TEACHING LOCATION
  • GENOVA
  • SEMESTER 1° Semester
    TEACHING MATERIALS AULAWEB

    OVERVIEW

    The course aims to narrate world history through man's activities on the sea through the centuries between the Middle Ages and the contemporary age, with a particular focus on the globalisation phenomena that began in the 16th century. 

    AIMS AND CONTENT

    LEARNING OUTCOMES

    The course aims to analyze the general features and historiographical interpretations of maritime and naval history in the modern age.

    AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

    See previous field. The student should have developed the necessary knowledge and skills of international maritime and naval historiography.

    PREREQUISITES

    Basic historical knowledge of the modern and contemporary age.

    TEACHING METHODS

    The lectures will be of a seminar nature and will be held by the lecturer, Dr Leonardo Scavino and Dr Claudia Tacchella. If necessary, the lessons will be held on the Microsoft Teams platform code 2go0dw9

    SYLLABUS/CONTENT

    Introduction to maritime and naval history from early globalisation to the present day.

    RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

    D. Abulafia, The Boundless Sea: A Human History of the Oceans, New York, Oxford University Press, 2019.

    Only parts IV and V from page 517 onwards.

    TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

    Exam Board

    LUCA LO BASSO (President)

    LEONARDO SCAVINO

    PAOLO CALCAGNO (President Substitute)

    LESSONS

    Class schedule

    All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.

    EXAMS

    EXAM DESCRIPTION

    Oral presentation of a topic covered in the lessons.

    ASSESSMENT METHODS

    Oral examination.

    Exam schedule

    Date Time Location Type Notes
    10/01/2022 09:00 GENOVA Orale
    07/02/2022 09:00 GENOVA Orale
    13/06/2022 09:00 GENOVA Orale
    27/06/2022 09:00 GENOVA Orale
    02/09/2022 09:00 GENOVA Orale

    FURTHER INFORMATION

    Attendance is strongly recommended given the seminar nature of the course.