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.

A.A. 2009/2010

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
I semestre Sep 28, 2009 Jan 16, 2010
II semestre Feb 22, 2010 Jun 5, 2010
Exam sessions
Session From To
sessione esami invernale Jan 18, 2010 Feb 20, 2010
Sessione esami estiva Jun 7, 2010 Jul 31, 2010
Sessione esami autunnale Sep 1, 2010 Sep 30, 2010
Degree sessions
Session From To
Sessione invernale Mar 11, 2010 Mar 11, 2010
Sessione estiva - I appello Jun 17, 2010 Jun 17, 2010
Sessione estiva - II appello Jul 15, 2010 Jul 15, 2010
Sessione autunnale - I appello Oct 21, 2010 Oct 21, 2010
Sessione autunnale - II appello Dec 2, 2010 Dec 2, 2010
Holidays
Period From To
Festa di Ognissanti Nov 1, 2009 Nov 1, 2009
Festa dell'Immacolata Concezione Dec 8, 2009 Dec 8, 2009
Vacanze Natalizie Dec 24, 2009 Jan 6, 2010
Vacanze Pasquali Apr 1, 2010 Apr 6, 2010
Festa della Liberazione Apr 25, 2010 Apr 25, 2010
Festa dei lavoratori May 1, 2010 May 1, 2010
Festa del Santo Patrono May 21, 2010 May 21, 2010
Festa della Repubblica Jun 2, 2010 Jun 2, 2010
Vacanze Estive Aug 9, 2010 Aug 15, 2010

Exam calendar

Exam dates and rounds are managed by the relevant Culture and Civilisation Teaching and Student Services Unit.
To view all the exam sessions available, please use the Exam dashboard on ESSE3.
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Exam calendar

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Academic staff

B C D F G L M N P R S T

Babbi Anna Maria

annamaria.babbi@univr.it +39 045 802 8325

Bellinetti Michelangelo

Bellotto Massimo

massimo.bellotto@univr.it +39 045802 8797

Bertagna Federica

federica.bertagna@univr.it 0458028637

Borghetti Vincenzo

vincenzo.borghetti@univr.it +39 045 802 8584
foto,  December 10, 2008

Busch Bernard Walter

Caliaro Ilvano

ilvano.caliaro@uniud.it +39 045802 8117

Carpi Daniela

daniela.carpi@univr.it

Castellani Umberto

umberto.castellani@univr.it +39 045 802 7988

Cattapan Nico

nico.cattapan@univr.it

Cavarero Adriana

adriana.cavarero@univr.it +39 045802 8066

Cioffi Antonio

Corte Maurizio

maurizio.corte@univr.it

Degani Marta

marta.degani@univr.it +39 045802 8259

Delfitto Denis

denis.delfitto@univr.it +39 045802 8114

De Lotto Cinzia

cinzia.delotto@univr.it

Facchinetti Roberta

roberta.facchinetti@univr.it +39 045802 8374

Forner Fabio

fabio.forner@univr.it + 39 045 802 8194

Gorris Rosanna

rosanna.gorris@univr.it +39 045802 8324

Leso Erasmo

erasmo.leso@univr.it +39 045802 8559

Ligugnana Giovanna

giovanna.ligugnana@univr.it +39 045 8028892

Marchi Gian Paolo

gianpaolo.marchi@univr.it +39 045802 8322

Marcolungo Ferdinando Luigi

ferdinando.marcolungo@univr.it +39 045 802 8389

Monti Silvia

silvia.monti@univr.it

Navarro Maria Del Carmen

carmen.navarro@univr.it +39 045802 8598

Palma Paola

palma.paola@gmail.com

Pascarella Annalisa

Ruvoletto Luisa

luisa.ruvoletto@univr.it

Salgaro Silvino

silvino.salgaro@univr.it +39 045802 8272

Secondulfo Domenico

domenico.secondulfo@univr.it - domenico.secondulfo3@gmail.com

Simeoni Francesca

francesca.simeoni@univr.it + 39 045 802 8160

Tomaselli Alessandra

alessandra.tomaselli@univr.it +39 045802 8315

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.

CURRICULUM TIPO:

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




SPlacements in companies, public or private institutions and professional associations

Teaching code

4S02366

Credits

6

Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)

L-LIN/12 - LANGUAGE AND TRANSLATION - ENGLISH

Language

English en

Period

I semestre dal Sep 28, 2009 al Jan 16, 2010.

Learning outcomes

The course aims at improving the students’ ability to analyze and produce a journalistic piece in its different forms, be it a written text (print / on-line version) or an instance of broadcast journalism. The students will be shown how to identify and reproduce the stylistic and textual features of journalistic texts, bearing in mind the cultural-ideological background against which a report, a feature or a commentary is set.

Program

Pre-requisites:
Entry level required: C1 (advanced), according to the European framework.

Programme
 History of journalism: the basics
 News reporting
 Writing news reports
 Features
 Writing feature articles
 Commentaries and editorials
 Writing commentaries and editorials
 Subediting
 Broadcast journalism
 Court reporting
 Interviewing
 Freelancing
 Media law
 Professional ethics
 Ideology in journalism

Teaching methodology: Lectures, tutorials, seminars and practice sessions.


Suggested texts:
Boyd, Andrew, (2001) 5th ed. Broadcast Journalism: Techniques of Radio and Television News, Amsterdam: Elsevier.
Harris, Geoffrey and David Spark (1997) 3rd ed. Practical Newspaper Reporting (edited, with additional material, by F. W. Hodgson), Oxford: Focal Press.
Hennessy, Brendan (2006) 4th ed. Writing Feature Articles, Oxford: Focal Press.
Quinn, Stephen (2001) Digital Sub-editing and Design, Oxford: Focal Press.
Welsh, Tom, Walter Greenwood and David Banks (2007) 19th ed. McNae’ Essential Law for Journalists, Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Further texts will be handed out during the lessons.

Examination Methods

written exam

Type D and Type F activities

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.

Gestione carriere


Graduation

List of theses and work experience proposals

theses proposals Research area
TESI su SERIE TV e SOCIAL MEDIA Applied computing - Arts and humanities
Laureandi Editoria e Giornalismo: vademecum Various topics
TESI SU COMUNICAZIONE DELL’AGROALIMENTARE Various topics
TESI su SERIE TV e SOCIAL MEDIA Various topics

Student mentoring


Linguistic training CLA


Further services

I servizi e le attività di orientamento sono pensati per fornire alle future matricole gli strumenti e le informazioni che consentano loro di compiere una scelta consapevole del corso di studi universitario.