Course Description

Course Name

Economic and Political Environment of an Italian Region

Session: VRMS3122

Hours & Credits

1 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.

Overview

This three‐day field‐based course provides students with the opportunity to explore a key region of Italian industry, agriculture, manufacturing, innovation, product development and infrastructure. Through related lectures and site visits to local businesses and government offi ces students study the region’s economic evolution over the centuries, the driving forces behind the area’s current economic development, the socioeconomic reality of the area and its relationship with Italian political and economic policy. In recent years this course has in turn visited Sicily, the Veneto, Lombardia, the Marche and Romagna regions.

Students must pay their own entrance fees when required. 

*Course content subject to change