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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.

Academic calendar

The academic calendar shows the deadlines and scheduled events that are relevant to students, teaching and technical-administrative staff of the University. Public holidays and University closures are also indicated. The academic year normally begins on 1 October each year and ends on 30 September of the following year.

Academic calendar

Course calendar

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

Definition of lesson periods
Period From To
Sem. 1A Sep 23, 2019 Oct 31, 2019
Sem. 1B Nov 11, 2019 Jan 11, 2020
Sem. 2A Feb 17, 2020 Mar 28, 2020
Sem. 2B Apr 6, 2020 May 30, 2020
Exam sessions
Session From To
Sessione d'esame invernale Jan 13, 2020 Feb 15, 2020
Sessione d'esame estiva Jun 3, 2020 Jul 25, 2020
Sessione d'esame autunnale Aug 24, 2020 Sep 19, 2020
Degree sessions
Session From To
Sessione di laurea estiva Jul 6, 2020 Jul 11, 2020
Sessione di laurea autunnale Nov 2, 2020 Nov 6, 2020
Sessione di laurea invernale Apr 7, 2021 Apr 13, 2021
Holidays
Period From To
Festa di Ognissanti Nov 1, 2019 Nov 1, 2019
Chiusura Ateneo Nov 2, 2019 Nov 2, 2019
Festa dell'Immacolata Dec 8, 2019 Dec 8, 2019
Vacanze di Natale Dec 23, 2019 Jan 6, 2020
Vacanze di Pasqua Apr 10, 2020 Apr 14, 2020
Festa della liberazione Apr 25, 2020 Apr 25, 2020
Festa del lavoro May 1, 2020 May 1, 2020
Sospensione delle lezioni May 2, 2020 May 2, 2020
Festa del Santo Patrono May 21, 2020 May 21, 2020
Sospensione delle lezioni May 22, 2020 May 23, 2020
Festa della Repubblica Jun 2, 2020 Jun 2, 2020
Vacanze estive Aug 10, 2020 Aug 15, 2020

Exam calendar

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Badino Massimiliano

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Bernini Lorenzo

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Bonazzi Matteo

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Bondì Davide

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Burro Roberto

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Calabrese Evita

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Camurri Renato

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Chiurco Carlo

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Ciancio Luca

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Cusinato Guido

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Dal Toso Paola

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De Silvestri Elena

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Erle Giorgio

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Fiorini Paolo

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Fornari Giuseppe

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Guaraldo Olivia

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Leoni Federico

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Lonardi Cristina

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Lupi Francesco

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Macor Laura Anna

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Mastrocinque Attilio

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Mori Luca

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Natale Massimo

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Ophaelders Markus Georg

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Panattoni Riccardo

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Poggi Davide

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Possenti Ilaria

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Prandi Luisa

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Procuranti Lucia

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Raccanelli Renata

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Romagnani Gian Paolo

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Rossi Mariaclara

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Scattolin Paolo

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Solla Gianluca

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Stavru Alessandro

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Stoffella Marco

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Tuppini Tommaso

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Turrini Nicola

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Valbusa Federica

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Vicini Fabio

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Zamboni Chiara

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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.

activated in the A.Y. 2020/2021
ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
1 module to be chosen between the following
1 module to be chosen between the following
activated in the A.Y. 2021/2022
ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
3 modules to be chosen among the following
6
B
M-FIL/01
1 module to be chosen between the following
12
B
M-FIL/03
Final exam
6
E
-

2° Year activated in the A.Y. 2020/2021

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
1 module to be chosen between the following
1 module to be chosen between the following

3° Year activated in the A.Y. 2021/2022

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
3 modules to be chosen among the following
6
B
M-FIL/01
1 module to be chosen between the following
12
B
M-FIL/03
Final exam
6
E
-
Modules Credits TAF SSD
Between the years: 1°- 2°2 modules to be chosen among the following
12
A
L-ANT/02
12
A
L-FIL-LET/02
12
A
L-FIL-LET/04
12
A
M-STO/01
12
A
L-ANT/03
Between the years: 1°- 2°- 3°
Between the years: 2°- 3°3 modules to be chosen among the following

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Teaching code

4S007322

Teacher

Davide Poggi

Coordinatore

Davide Poggi

Credits

6

Language

Italian

Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)

M-FIL/01 - THEORETICAL PHILOSOPHY

Period

Sem. 2B dal Apr 4, 2022 al Jun 4, 2022.

Learning outcomes

The course of Ontology aims to equip students with the main landmarks and conceptual tools of the philosophical questioning on being.
In addition to the knowledge of the history of Western philosophical thought and its main conceptual lines, particular attention will be given to the knowledge of modern and contemporary philosophical debate. The course aims to develop the following skills:
- ability to understand philosophical texts;
- ability to use an appropriate philosophical terminology;
- ability to compare peculiar aspects of the thought of the past with themes and / or authors of our time;
- ability to communicate philosophical topics with specialists and non-specialists;
- ability to to continue their studies at a MA level.

Program

In the Critique of Pure Reason, up to the Analytic of Principles, Kant outlined a kind of “ontology within the limits of a possible experience”, anti-dogmatic, critical, clearly not empiricist, which identifies the conditions of validity of the notions of ontology in the ways in which reality, as it is known, is "built”. The contents of the course of Ontology follow therefore the internal division of Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason, which is the topic of both the course and the examination:
1) General introduction (bio-bibliographical) to Kant and, specifically, to the Critique of Pure Reason;
2) Preface to the first and second edition of the Critique and Introduction;
3) Transcendental aesthetics;
4) Transcendental logic: analytic of concepts and analytic of principles;
5) The transcendental doctrine of method.


REFERENCE TEXTS

The texts required are as follows:
• Immanuel Kant, Critica della ragion pura: a selection of texts taken from Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason. All the anthological materials will be uploaded (in full compliance with copyright laws) on the e-learning platform of the University website. Among the versions available of the Critique of Pure Reason, the edition that the teacher recommends to whosoever would buy the complete work is that one published by Bompiani (2004 or later reprints), Italian translation with the original German text, edited by Costantino Esposito.

The reference texts are the same for both attending students and those who can not attend lectures.

For attending students and not attending ones interested in further detailed study, the following optional texts are also recommended:
1) Sofia Vanni Rovighi, Introduzione allo studio di Kant, La Scuola, Brescia 1997 (or any other reprint);
2) Silvestro Marcucci, Guida alla «Critica della ragion pura» di Kant, Laterza, Bari-Roma 2011;
3) Raffaele Ciafardone, La critica della ragion pura di Kant. Introduzione alla lettura, Carocci, Roma 2012.

Additional texts and teaching materials will also be communicated on the e-learning platform of the University website.


DIDACTIC METHODS

The teaching methods consist of traditional lectures (face-to-face and online, that is "blended", according to the dispositions of the University of Verona and by means of the tools made available by Univr) axed on the reading and the comment on a selection of texts taken from Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason, with the aim of transmitting: 1) the key concepts of both ontology and philosophy of knowledge or gnoseology; 2) the key concepts of both Kantian philosophy and its exegesis; 3) the critical means that are useful for understanding (and for dealing with) the problematic issues involved in Kant’s thought and, more generally, the issue of the critical realism.
By means of power point presentations, the general introduction (bio-bibliographical) to Kant and his philosophy will be more clear and immediate.

Each lesson will be recorded and (together with the materials examined during the course) uploaded on the e-learning platform of the University (as mp3 files, or file video via Panopto), with the aim of easing the study for both attending students and those who can not attend lectures.
During the academic year, an individual consultation service is also available (at the teacher's study, by e-mail, or via Zoom/Skype) at the times indicated on the web pages (and readily updated), or agreed with the teacher (especially in the case of telematic meetings).

Any suspension of lectures for academic reasons will be readily communicated in the classroom, on the web site, and on the e-learning platform forum.

At the first lesson, students will receive the full calendar of teaching activities, together with the dates and classroom (real or virtual) in which the lessons will take place and a synoptic presentation of the topics of the course.
Any suspension of lectures for academic reasons will be readily communicated in the classroom, on the web site, and on the e-learning platform forum.

Bibliography

Visualizza la bibliografia con Leganto, strumento che il Sistema Bibliotecario mette a disposizione per recuperare i testi in programma d'esame in modo semplice e innovativo.

Examination Methods

The assessment of the learning outcomes of both the key concepts and the issues which concern the themes and the philosophers examined will be done by means of an oral examination (face-to-face or via Zoom/Skype, according to both the University dispositions and the sanitary conditions related to COVID-19 emergency) concerning the programme carried out during the course.
This examination consists of questions to test the critical and argumentative abilities of the students, the textual exegesis, the conceptual clarity, and the acquisition of an adequate philosophical vocabulary.
The grades are expressed in thirtieths (and in special cases the mention of praise is also granted).
The examination is the same for both attending students and non-attending ones.

Students with disabilities or specific learning disorders (SLD), who intend to request the adaptation of the exam, must follow the instructions given HERE

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List of theses and work experience proposals

theses proposals Research area
Cinema e sacrificio Cultures and Cultural Production: Literature, philology, cultural studies, anthropology, study of the arts, philosophy - Metaphysics, philosophical anthropology; aesthetics
Cinema e sacrificio HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY - 19th AND 20th CENTURIES
Heidegger e la questione della tecnica HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY - 19th AND 20th CENTURIES
Identità e differenza nel "Commento al Sofista" di Martin Heidegger HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY - 19th AND 20th CENTURIES
Il lavoro come valore: uno sguardo inattuale (Nietzsche e Günther Anders) HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY - 19th AND 20th CENTURIES
Il linguaggio nelle opere di Samuel Beckett HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY - 19th AND 20th CENTURIES
Il problema del divenire nel pensiero di Emanuele Severino HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY - 19th AND 20th CENTURIES
Il tema dell'autenticità in "Essere e tempo" HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY - 19th AND 20th CENTURIES
La stanchezza dell'Occidente nel pensiero di Friedrich Nietzsche HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY - 19th AND 20th CENTURIES
L'esperienza della relazione tra territorio e città HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY - 19th AND 20th CENTURIES
Libertà e nichilismo nel pensiero di Emanuele Severino HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY - 19th AND 20th CENTURIES
Nietzsche e il pensiero marxista della liberazione HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY - 19th AND 20th CENTURIES
Il trascendentale nella "Critica della ragion pura" HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY - FROM RENAISSANCE TO ENLIGHTENMENT
La felicità in Agostino HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY - MIDDLE AGES
La povertà in Bonaventura da Bagnoregio HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY - MIDDLE AGES
Origene teologo della salvezza HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY - MIDDLE AGES
L'Uomo universale. La realizzazione dell'umano in René Guénon HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY - NON-WESTERN TRADITIONS
Cinema e sacrificio PHILOSOPHY - ETHICS
Il potere della seduzione PHILOSOPHY - ETHICS
Libertà e necessità nel pensiero di Emanuele Severino Philosophy - METAPHYSICS AND ONTOLOGY
Cinema e sacrificio Philosophy - PHILOSOPHY OF ART
L'esperienza della relazione tra territorio e città PHILOSOPHY - SOCIAL AND POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY
Libertà e liberalismo PHILOSOPHY - SOCIAL AND POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY
Anoressia e consumismo Various topics
Ascesi e mistica in Plotino Various topics
Autismo e caring Various topics
Consolazione della filosofia: Platone e Boezio Various topics
Ecologia e responsabilità in Hans Jonas Various topics
Etica della cura e "principio responsabilità" Various topics
I colori e le emozioni dei bambini Various topics
Il Dio negativo nel pensiero filosofico Various topics
La metafora del monte nel pensiero medievale Various topics
Le radici etiche dell'attuale crisi finanziaria Various topics
Medicina narrativa e autismo Various topics
Prendersi cura del mobbing Various topics
Sacro e comunicazione in Georges Bataille Various topics
Taoismo, non-azione, politica. Il "Tao tê Ching", Machiavelli, Nietzsche Various topics

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