ITALIAN LINGUISTICS

ITALIAN LINGUISTICS

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Code
73072
ACADEMIC YEAR
2020/2021
CREDITS
9 credits during the 2nd year of 8740 Modern languages and cultures (L-11) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
L-FIL-LET/12
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Modern languages and cultures)
semester
Annual
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

Italian linguistics is the scientific study of the Italian language (mainly, but not only, contemporary), its dialects and the languages of ethnolinguistic minorities.

Italian linguistics deals with the structures of language, uses and functions of the language, with reference to the model of geographical, social, situational and communicative varieties.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The aim of the course is the scientific study of the Italian language, mainly but not only contemporary, in its geographical, social and situational varieties, with reference to the structures, functions and linguistic uses.

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

- learning of the architecture of the varieties of contemporary Italian
- learning of the distinctive traits of each Italian variety
- development of the ability to analyze written and oral productions in Italian in a variational perspective

Teaching methods

First semester: On line lessons on Microsoft Teams and Aulaweb (36 hours).

Second Semester: Frontal lesson (if possible) and Classroom exercises (18 hours).

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

The varieties of Italian (I semester).
The varieties of Italian and new media (II semester).

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

First Semester Bibliography

- A. A. SOBRERO, A. MIGLIETTA, Introduzione alla linguistica italiana, Roma-Bari, Laterza, 2008 (III ediz.), pp. 276, 20 Euro [limitatamente alla parte seconda, L'italiano oggi, pp. 55-276: pp. 220].

- G. B. PELLEGRINI, Carta dei dialetti d'Italia, Pisa, Pacini, 1977 [immagine a colori].

Second Semester Bibliography

- To be defined

 

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: By appointment whit email (manuela.manfredini@unige.it) on Microsoft Teams.

Exam Board

MANUELA MANFREDINI (President)

JACQUELINE VISCONTI

LORENZO COVERI (Substitute)

LESSONS

Teaching methods

First semester: On line lessons on Microsoft Teams and Aulaweb (36 hours).

Second Semester: Frontal lesson (if possible) and Classroom exercises (18 hours).

LESSONS START

October 2020

EXAMS

Exam description

Multiple choice test. Oral examination.

Assessment methods

I semester: multiple choice test.

II semester: oral examination

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
13/09/2021 14:00 GENOVA Orale
28/09/2021 14:00 GENOVA Orale