Units of Study

ITLN3682 - Fiction of Youth

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Cristina Mauceri


This unit (conducted in Italian) examines a range of Italian novels from the second half of the twentieth century whose authors or protagonists are young. We will conduct a literary analysis of the texts, considering aspects such as genre, viewpoint and style. Furthermore, we will study specific topics related to the themes of youth, paying attention to the historical and social background of the text.


tutorial participation (10%), 1xoral presentation (equivalent to 1500wds) (20%), 2x1000wd written class tests (15% each), 1x2500wd essay (40%)


2x1-hr seminars/week


ITLN1612 or ITLN2611 or ITLN2612 or ITLN2631 or ITLN2632 or ITLN3611 or ITLN3612 or ITLN3631




  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm





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