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.

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
1° periodo lezioni - LM-62 Oct 29, 2015 Dec 16, 2015
Periodo riservato ad eventuali recuperi di lezioni - dicembre 2015 Dec 17, 2015 Dec 18, 2015
2° periodo lezioni - LM-62 Feb 25, 2016 Mar 19, 2016
3° periodo lezioni - LM-62 Apr 4, 2016 Apr 30, 2016
Periodo riservato a recuperi di lezione - maggio 2016 May 2, 2016 May 7, 2016
Exam sessions
Session From To
1° appello - Sessione invernale 15/16 Jan 8, 2016 Jan 18, 2016
2° appello - Sessione invernale 15/16 Jan 29, 2016 Feb 8, 2016
1° appello - Sessione estiva 15/16 May 12, 2016 May 23, 2016
2° appello - Sessione estiva 15/16 Jun 9, 2016 Jun 18, 2016
3° appello - Sessione estiva 15/16 Jul 7, 2016 Jul 16, 2016
1° appello - Sessione autunnale 15/16 Aug 29, 2016 Sep 7, 2016
2° appello - Sessione autunnale 15/16 Sep 22, 2016 Oct 1, 2016
Holidays
Period From To
Festa di Ognissanti Nov 1, 2015 Nov 1, 2015
Festa dell'Immacolata Dec 8, 2015 Dec 8, 2015
Vacanze Natalizie Dec 23, 2015 Jan 6, 2016
VACANZE PASQUALI Mar 24, 2016 Apr 2, 2016
Festa della Liberazione Apr 25, 2016 Apr 25, 2016
Festa dei Lavoratori May 1, 2016 May 1, 2016
Festa del S. Patrono S. Zeno May 21, 2016 May 21, 2016
FESTA DELLA REPUBBLICA Jun 2, 2016 Jun 2, 2016
Vacanze Estive Aug 8, 2016 Aug 15, 2016

Exam calendar

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Exam calendar

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Academic staff

B C F G L M N O P S T

Butturini Daniele

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Cordiano Alessandra

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Flor Roberto

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Gaudenzi Barbara

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Gottardi Donata

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Guaraldo Olivia

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Leardini Chiara

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Ligugnana Giovanna

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Lucietto Gianluigi

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Masotti Lucia

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Migliorati Lorenzo

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Milano Enrico

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Nicolini Matteo

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Omodei Sale' Riccardo

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Piasere Leonardo

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Polin Veronica

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Savardi Ugo

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Testa Federico

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Tincani Chiara

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Tronca Luigi

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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. 2016/2017
ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
To be chosen between
6
B
IUS/01
Prova finale
18
E
-

2° Year  activated in the A.Y. 2016/2017

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
To be chosen between
6
B
IUS/01
Prova finale
18
E
-
Modules Credits TAF SSD
Between the years: 1°- 2°
Between the years: 1°- 2°
Between the years: 1°- 2°
Further foreign language skills
6
F
-

Legend | Type of training activity (TTA)

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




S Placements in companies, public or private institutions and professional associations

Teaching code

4S003643

Coordinatore

Leonardo Piasere

Credits

6

Language

Italian

Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)

M-DEA/01 - DEMOLOGY, ETHNOLOGY AND ANTHROPOLOGY

Period

2° periodo di lezioni - 2° anno (2A) dal Feb 9, 2017 al Mar 18, 2017.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and capacity to understand
At the end of the course, the student should:
- have a basic knowledge of the fundamentals of socio-cultural anthropology;
- have a basic knowledge of the themes and main methods;
- have a basic knowledge of the main anthropological thoughts about the globalization phenomenon;
- have a basic knowledge of the fundamental principles that anthropological knowledge can bring to the study of emergency governance and especially of contemporary migrations.

Knowledge and capacity to apply understanding
At the end of the course, the student should be able to:
- propose anthropological reflections in terms of globalization phenomena;
- interpret a state of crisis, particularly in relation to migrations, with an anthropological-cultural angle;
- apply the method of cultural relativism.
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Independent judgment
At the end of the course, the students will have acquired:
- the capacity to critically analyze situations in which there is a considerable presence of culturally diverse people;
- the capacity to critically interpret behaviours based on diverse or opposing cosmologies.

Communication skills
At the end of the course, the students should be able to:
• consciously use specific terms relating to anthropological-cultural themes;
• speak precisely about the theme of cultural alterity;
• consciously use specific anthropological-cultural terms relating to migratory themes.

Capacity to learn
At the end of the course, the students should be able to:
- identify and analyze the way in which the theme of cultural diversity is dealt with in the principal phenomena linked to globalization;
- find the necessary sources to develop an interdisciplinary cultural anthropology and political-juridical study analysis modality on crisis states.

Program

1. Outlines of general anthropology:
- What the anthropological perspective is;
- The anthropological concept of culture and cultural relativism;
- Ethnographic research;
- The concept of cosmology or vision of the world: cultural symbols and metaphors;
- Relatedness systems: comparisons between European and non-European societies;
- Matrimonial and family structures: comparisons between European and non-European societies;
- Anthropology of inequalities: the cultural construction of genus, class, caste, "race", ethnicity, nationalism;
- Cultural imperialism and cultural hybridization;
- The debate on human rights and cultural diversity;

2. Anthropology of migrations:
- Migration cultures;
- Transit migrations;
- Concepts of "frontier" and "boundaries" in anthropology;
- Diasporas, refugees, asylum seekers and asylum policies;
- Anthropology of work and migrations;
- Anthropology of religion and migrations;
- Multi-culturalism policies;
- Racism, cultural integralism and xenophobia;
- Return migrations and co-development practices.

Requirements

- basic knowledge of contemporary history;
- basic knowledge of political geography.

Teaching methods
Lectures with inter-active exchanges with the students.

Reference texts
Author Title Publishing house Year ISBN Notes
Schultz E.A. & R.H. Lavenda Antropologia culturale - Limitatamente ai capitoli I, II, III, IV, VI (solo pp. da 154 a 157 - rituali), VII, VIII, IX e XII Zanichelli 2015 978-88-08-15131-5
Bruno Riccio Antropologia e migrazioni CISU 2014 978-88-7975-590-0

Examination Methods

Learning levels will be assessed by an oral test. Students must be able to demonstrate:
- to have understood the basic elements of socio-cultural anthropology;
- to know the specific concepts of anthropology of migrations;
- to be able to express their own reasoning in a precise manner, identifying and selecting the essential elements.
A maximum score of up to 15/30 will be awarded for each of the books to be studied.
Examination methods will be the same for both attending and non-attending students.

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

Teaching materials e documents

Type D and Type F activities

Le attività che consentono l’acquisizione dei crediti riservati alle attività formative a libera scelta dello studente (TAF D) sono le seguenti:
• Un insegnamento attivato nei Corsi di studi afferenti al Dipartimento di Scienze Giuridiche;
• Un laboratorio didattico attivato nei Corsi di studi afferenti al Dipartimento di Scienze Giuridiche;
• Un insegnamento previsto dall’Offerta Formativa di Ateneo, non impartito nell’ambito dei corsi di studi afferenti al Dipartimento di Scienze Giuridiche: il riconoscimento dei crediti acquisiti sarà subordinato alla preventiva presentazione di coerenti programmi formativi valutati e approvati dal Collegio didattico.
• Attività formative organizzate dai singoli docenti del Collegio didattico o del Dipartimento di Scienze Giuridiche: previa approvazione del Collegio;
• Attività formative che implicano la partecipazione a convegni o seminari organizzati sotto il “logo” del Dipartimento di Scienze Giuridiche o dell’Ateneo: devono essere preventivamente approvate dal Collegio didattico indicando un docente di riferimento del Collegio didattico ovvero del Dipartimento di Scienze Giuridiche.
• Attività formative che implicano la partecipazione a convegni o seminari organizzati prive del “logo” del Dipartimento di Scienze Giuridiche o dell’Ateneo: devono essere approvate dal Collegio didattico indicando un docente di riferimento del Collegio didattico ovvero del Dipartimento di Scienze Giuridiche.

Le attività che consentono l’acquisizione dei crediti riservati alle ulteriori attività formative (TAF F) sono le seguenti:
• Ulteriori competenze linguistiche (6 cfu)
• Stage o Project Work (6 cfu)

Al link https://www.univr.it/it/i-nostri-servizi/segreterie-studenti/giurisprudenza#categdoc_7103 la modulistica per l'inserimento di attività non selezionabili in autonomia dallo studente in sede di compilazione del piano degli studi

Modules not yet included

Career prospects


Module/Programme news

News for students

There you will find information, resources and services useful during your time at the University (Student’s exam record, your study plan on ESSE3, Distance Learning courses, university email account, office forms, administrative procedures, etc.). You can log into MyUnivr with your GIA login details: only in this way will you be able to receive notification of all the notices from your teachers and your secretariat via email and soon also via the Univr app.

Student mentoring


Internships

Internships are aimed at enabling students to gain direct knowledge of the world of work and to acquire specific professional skills.

Internships are carried out under the responsibility of an individual lecturer, and can be carried out in professional firms, public administration bodies and companies recognised by the University of Verona.

Any CFU credits gained by doing internships will be recognised and recorded by the University in accordance with the relevant University regulations in force (Regolamento d’Ateneo per il riconoscimento dei crediti maturati negli stage universitari).

For further information on internships, please go to: https://www.univr.it/it/i-nostri-servizi/stage-e-tirocini.


Language skills


Graduation

List of theses and work experience proposals

theses proposals Research area
Analisi e riorganizzazione delle strutture comunitarie Various topics
La social network analysis applicata allo studio dei contesti colpiti da eventi catastrofici Various topics
L'intervento sociale in situazioni d'emergenza Various topics
Politiche d'intervento in condizioni d'emergenza Various topics
Terzo settore e gestione delle situazioni d'emergenza Various topics

Gestione carriere


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