ROMANCE PHILOLOGY

ROMANCE PHILOLOGY

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Code
64895
ACADEMIC YEAR
2021/2022
CREDITS
9 credits during the 1st year of 8457 Letters and Humanities (L-10) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
L-FIL-LET/09
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Letters and Humanities)
semester
1° Semester
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

Knowledge of the specific character of the medieval romance literature and of its principals genres, through a direct contact with the original texts.

AIMS AND CONTENT

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

 

Knowledge of the specific character of the medieval romance literature and of its principals genres, through a direct contact with the original texts.

PREREQUISITES

Fundamental notions on medieval history, linguistics, literary criticism, classical civilization.

Teaching methods

Dialogue frontal lessons. Individual and / or small group exercises where possible. Use of media where consistent with the topics developed in the class.

Classes will hopefully be held in presence, with the possibility for students to follow also at a distance (in case of distance classes via videoconference on the Teams platform, the access code will be provided here).

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Introduction to philology and interpretation of literary texts of the romance Middle Ages and their cultural traditions.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

9 CFU program:

Pietro G. Beltrami, La filologia romanza, Bologna, il Mulino, 2017.

Pietro G. Beltrami, A che serve un'edizione critica? Leggere i testi della letteratura romanza medievale, Bologna, il Mulino, 2010.

6 CFU program:

Pietro G. Beltrami, La filologia romanza, Bologna, il Mulino, 2017.

Please, see Aulaweb for further informations.

 

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: By appointment by email; regulated access in the weekly timetable that will be indicated, depending on sanitary emergence.

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Dialogue frontal lessons. Individual and / or small group exercises where possible. Use of media where consistent with the topics developed in the class.

Classes will hopefully be held in presence, with the possibility for students to follow also at a distance (in case of distance classes via videoconference on the Teams platform, the access code will be provided here).

LESSONS START

The starting date of the lessons will be communicated as soon as possible.

EXAMS

Exam description

The exam takes the form of an oral interview.

Assessment methods

The student at the exam is asked questions about the course contents to ascertain the knowledge reached, the ability to expose with linguistic appropriateness and argumentative consistency, methodological mastery and sure critical orientation.

 

FURTHER INFORMATION

Attending students will study texts as indicated in 6 or 9 CFU program, as well as the topics and literary works covered in the lessons (see bibliography).

Non-attending students will study (in any case by agreement with the teacher), in addition to texts as indicated in 6 or 9 CFU program, three literary works of choice (from a list provided separately) or two literary works and one of the advised essays (from a list provided separately).

All infos on Aulaweb.