Scienze Politiche /Politics, Philosophy and Economics

According to Ministerial Legislation all students enrolled in their first year of the bachelors degree courses, Masters degree courses, and single-cycle master's degree program must posses some basic knowledge related to the course they are enrolled in.


In particular, all students enrolled in the first year of the bachelors degree course in Scienze Politiche  and Politics, Philosophy and Economics will have to take a test. The test is designed to establish whether they have relevant shortcomings in the historical area. Students that will fail to reach the minimum threshold required for the test will be attributed additional training obligations (OFA) to fulfill In order to be able to take the relevant exam associated to it.  therefore students with additional training obligations (OFA) must pass this course in order to take the Contemporary History exam.


The test will take place online between the 30th of august and the 3rd of September, the registration details for the test will be communicated through a dedicated email. The results will be immediately available after the test. Subsequently, it will also be possible to see the results in the personal web self service page. In order to fulfill the additional training obligations there will be specific sessions to repeat the test throughout the year. The necessary information to take the test will be available on Luiss Learn and all students will be informed through a dedicated communication. Moreover, specific study material will be available on Luiss Learn for students that need to retake the test.

Below you can find the syllabus for the Contemporary History course.