Italian Civilization from the Beginning to 1600
Italian culture and history
Demonstrate knowledge of the chronology of Italian civilization and identify the major intellectual and artistic movements, their defining characteristics and contexts. Also, establish connections between events, movements, and ideas for the time period covered in this course.
Research analysis and methods
Apply appropriate methods of investigation. These include formulating hypotheses; making valid arguments; locating and evaluating resources relevant to course assignments; coping with ambiguity; and evaluating competing interpretations of a given event or topic.
Critical Thinking and Clear Communication
Articulate and defend clear, orderly thought on cultural topics.