Instructor: prof. Lorenzo Pubblici, Ph.D.
Credit Hours: 3 -- Contact hours: 45
Course Number: HIST 383
Department: Liberal Arts and Cultural Studies
Prerequisite: No prerequisite is required for this class, it is recommended for students who want to know Florence and its wonderful historical development since the Ancient Roman times until the end of the Renaissance.
This course will guide the student in the history of Florence in order to make clear the birth of this worldwide beloved city and understand the history of Italy, its contradictions and divisions, but also its great art, literature and political development. The Students will be presented with an interdisciplinary overview of the history of Florence until the end of the Renaissance and the beginning of Modern Era. The most prominent characters of the Florentine history will be presented one by one, through visits on site.