Studying at the University of Verona

Here you can find information on the organisational aspects of the Programme, lecture timetables, learning activities and useful contact details for your time at the University, from enrolment to graduation.

A.A. 2019/2020

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Course calendar

The Academic Calendar sets out the degree programme lecture and exam timetables, as well as the relevant university closure dates..

Academic year:

For the year 2019/2020 No calendar yet available

Exam calendar

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Academic staff

B C M P R S

Begalli Diego

diego.begalli@univr.it +39 045 8028731

Capitello Roberta

roberta.capitello@univr.it 045 802 8488

Cobelli Nicola

nicola.cobelli@univr.it 0458028295

Moggi Sara

sara.moggi@univr.it 045 802 8290

Ricci Elena Claire

elenaclaire.ricci@univr.it 045 8028422

Scarpa Riccardo

riccardo.scarpa@univr.it

Sidali Katia Laura

katialaura sidali@univr it 045 802 8592

Study Plan

The Study Plan includes all modules, teaching and learning activities that each student will need to undertake during their time at the University. Please select your Study Plan based on your enrolment year.

CURRICULUM TIPO:

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TAF (Type of Educational Activity) All courses and activities are classified into different types of educational activities, indicated by a letter.




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Teaching code

4S008494

Credits

10

Coordinatore

Diego Begalli

The teaching is organized as follows:

Program

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MM: APPROACHES TO SUSTAINABILITY IN THE WINE INDUSTRY
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Program.
The module on Approaches to sustainability in the wine industry will cover the following topics:
- Sustainability as value for wine regions and wineries: introduction.
- Sustainable Wine Tourism
- Life Cycle Analysis of wine production at the different stages of the supply chain.
- Politics and governance of sustainable wine
- Implementing sustainability: main tools and programs. Certification schemes and the protocols at the national and international level.
- Market research for sustainable wine focusing on producers of sustainable wine: introduction and qualitative methods - Case studies.

Teaching methods.
The course includes: lectures using slides, in-depth seminars with the participation of experts, discussions with students, group work for deepening some specific issues and for a first application of the knowledge obtained to real cases.

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MM: SUSTAINABLE WINE MARKET ANALYSIS AND PERSPECTIVES
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Program.
The module on Sustainable Wine Market Analysis and Perspectives will cover the following topics:
- The evolving concept of sustainable development and its application to the wine sector.
- Principles of the circular economy.
- Sustainability trends, future market scenarios for sustainable wine making and marketing strategies.
- The role of institutions in promoting sustainable wine (institutional design for sustainability).
- Winegrowers views and motivations: drivers and barriers to the adoption of sustainable practices.
- Market research for sustainable wine focusing on consumer interest and concerns related to the sustainability of wine
- Case studies.

Teaching methods.
The course includes: lectures using slides, in-depth seminars with the participation of experts, discussions with students, group work for deepening some specific issues and for a first application of the knowledge obtained to real cases.

Examination Methods

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MM: APPROACHES TO SUSTAINABILITY IN THE WINE INDUSTRY
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Modalità d’esame: Unica prova finale tramite colloquio orale volto ad accertare il raggiungimento degli obiettivi formativi del corso. In particolare, la prova sarà articolata in alcune domande aperte per verificare l’acquisizione di competenze nell’ambito dello sviluppo sostenibile, delle pratiche sostenibili, degli standard di sostenibilità per il vino e delle criticità dell’implementazione di approcci sostenibili nelle filiere viti-vinicole. La valutazione prenderà in considerazione sia il livello di conoscenza delle nozioni, principi, teorie e pratiche dibattute nel corso, sia la capacità di analisi critica e di discussione su tali tematiche.
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MM: SUSTAINABLE WINE MARKET ANALYSIS AND PERSPECTIVES
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Examination method: The final exam is based on oral examination aimed at ascertaining the achievement of the training objectives of the course. In particular, the exam will be articulated in a set of open questions to verify the acquisition of knowledge on the scenarios of adoption of sustainable practices in the vine and wine sector, on the sustainability strategies adopted by wine companies, and on market research relating to consumer interest in sustainable wine. The evaluation will take into consideration both the level of knowledge of the concepts, principles, theories and practices covered by the course, and the capacity for critical analysis and discussion on these topics.

Bibliografia

Reference texts
Author Title Publishing house Year ISBN Notes
Sandra Taylor The Business of Sustainable Wine (Edizione 1) board and bench publishing 2017 978-1-935879-30-5

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Double degree

The University of Verona, through a network of agreements with foreign universities, offers international courses that enable students to gain a Double/Joint degree at the time of graduation. Indeed, students enrolled in a Double/Joint degree programme will be able to obtain both the degree of the University of Verona and the degree issued by the Partner University abroad - where they are expected to attend part of the programme -, in the time it normally takes to gain a common Master’s degree. The institutions concerned shall ensure that both degrees are recognised in the two countries.

Places on these programmes are limited, and admissions and any applicable grants are subject to applicants being selected in a specific Call for applications.

The latest Call for applications for Double/Joint Degrees at the University of Verona is available now!


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