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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. 2013/2014

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 Oct 1, 2013 Jan 11, 2014
II semestre Feb 24, 2014 May 31, 2014
Exam sessions
Session From To
Lingue - sessione invernale Jan 13, 2014 Feb 22, 2014
Lingue - sessione estiva Jun 3, 2014 Jul 26, 2014
lingue - sessione autunnale Sep 1, 2014 Sep 29, 2014
Degree sessions
Session From To
Lingue - sessione invernale Mar 31, 2014 Apr 2, 2014
Lingue - sessione estiva Jul 9, 2014 Jul 11, 2014
Holidays
Period From To
VACANZE PASQUALI Apr 17, 2014 Apr 22, 2014
Festa della Liberazione Apr 25, 2014 Apr 25, 2014
Festa dei lavoratori May 1, 2014 May 1, 2014
Festa del S. Patrono S. Zeno May 21, 2014 May 21, 2014
Festa della Repubblica Jun 2, 2014 Jun 2, 2014

Exam calendar

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Exam calendar

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Academic staff

A C D F G L M P R U V

Aloe Stefano

stefano.aloe@univr.it +39 045802 8409

Cagliero Roberto

roberto.cagliero@univr.it +39 045802 8694

Cantarini Sibilla

sibilla.cantarini@univr.it +39 045802 8199

Carol Lidia

lidia.carolgerones@univr.it

Cassia Fabio

fabio.cassia@univr.it 0458028689

Cobelli Nicola

nicola.cobelli@univr.it 0458028295

Confente Ilenia

ilenia.confente@univr.it 045 802 8174

Corsi Corrado

corrado.corsi@univr.it 045 802 8452 (VR) 0444/393937 (VI)

Cristani Matteo

matteo.cristani@univr.it 045 802 7983

Degani Marta

marta.degani@univr.it +39 045802 8259

Demo Edoardo

edoardo.demo@univr.it 045 802 8782 (VR) 0444.393930 (VI)

Fossaluzza Giorgio

giorgio.fossaluzza@univr.it +39 045 802 8795

Guerrini Andrea

andrea.guerrini@univr.it 045/8028690
Foto,  September 17, 2008

Ligas Pierluigi

pierluigi.ligas@univr.it +39 045 802 8408

Masotti Lucia

lucia.masotti@univr.it 0458028272

Pichler Flavio

flavio.pichler@univr.it 045 802 8273

Rodriguez Abella Rosa Maria

rosa.rodriguez@univr.it +39 045802 8571

Ugolini Marta Maria

marta.ugolini@univr.it + 39 045 802 8126

Vernizzi Silvia

silvia.vernizzi@univr.it 045 802 8168 (VR) 0444 393937 (VI)

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:
ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
Prima lingua straniera anno I
9
B
(L-LIN/04)
9
B
(L-LIN/14)
9
B
(L-LIN/21)
Seconda lingua straniera anno I
9
B
(L-LIN/04)
9
B
(L-LIN/14)
9
B
(L-LIN/21)
Project work o stage
6
F
-
ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
Prima lingua straniera anno II
6
B
(L-LIN/04)
6
B
(L-LIN/14)
6
B
(L-LIN/21)

1° Year

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
Prima lingua straniera anno I
9
B
(L-LIN/04)
9
B
(L-LIN/14)
9
B
(L-LIN/21)
Seconda lingua straniera anno I
9
B
(L-LIN/04)
9
B
(L-LIN/14)
9
B
(L-LIN/21)
Project work o stage
6
F
-

2° Year

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
Prima lingua straniera anno II
6
B
(L-LIN/04)
6
B
(L-LIN/14)
6
B
(L-LIN/21)
Modules Credits TAF SSD
Between the years: 1°- 2°
Between the years: 1°- 2°
Ulteriori competenze linguistiche
12
F
-

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SPlacements in companies, public or private institutions and professional associations

Teaching code

4S02570

Credits

6

Coordinatore

Roberto Cagliero

Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)

L-LIN/12 - LANGUAGE AND TRANSLATION - ENGLISH

Language

English

The teaching is organized as follows:

Modulo 1

Credits

3

Period

II semestre

Academic staff

Marta Degani

Modulo 2

Credits

3

Period

II semestre

Academic staff

Roberto Cagliero

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Learning outcomes

Module 1:
The course is aimed to provide the theoretical background, the methodology and the fundamental tools of linguistic analysis for conducting a critical study of American political discourse.

Module 2:
Translation and nonverbal communication

Program

Module 2:
“American political discourse”
The course is focused on the analysis of American political language on the lexical, semantic and conceptual levels. In addition to the linguistic approach to the analysis, due consideration will be given to the ideologies that underlie American political discourse and to their specific connotations in the cultural context of the US.

Roderick P. Hart, Sharon E. Jarvis, William P. Jennings, and Deborah Smith-Howell (eds). 2004. Political Keywords. Using Language that Uses Us. Oxford University Press, USA.
George Lakoff. 2002. Moral Politics. How Liberals and Conservatives Think. The University of Chicago Press: Chicago & London. (Parts I, II, III: Introduction, Moral Conceptual Systems, From
Family-based Morality to Politics)

Further information on relevant literature will be provided at the beginning of the course.

The course will be held in English.

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Module 2 (prof. Cagliero)
Translation and nonverbal communication

* Books

All books to be read in English. Students will be asked to read, translate into Italian, and comment passages from the following texts:

Argyle, Michael, “Is Nonverbal Communication a Kind of Language?”, ETC, Summer 1989, pp. 158-162

Ekman, P. “Emotions Revealed. Understanding Faces and Feelings” New York, Times Books 2003 (“Te lo leggo in faccia. Riconoscere le emozioni anche quando sono nascoste” Torino, Amrita 2008)

Ekman, P. “Telling Lies” New York, Norton 2009 (“I volti della menzogna” Firenze, Giunti 2009)

Matsumoto, D. “Paul Ekman and the legacy of universals”, Journal of Research in Personality 38 (2004) 45–51

* Videos

Students will be asked to comment passages from the following:

“Paul Ekman, PhD: Compassion and Emotion” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=46SiUAd35iA

“Dr. Paul Ekman on Expression and Gesture and Their Role in Emotion and Deception - Part 1” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J9i-9_QuetA

“Dr. Paul Ekman on Expression and Gesture and Their Role in Emotion and Deception - Part 2” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b_tlSAccoWU

“The Human Face” http://topdocumentaryfilms.com/the-human-face/

“Lie to me” (TV series based on Paul Ekman’s work) 1) http://nonsoloserietv.org/lie-to-me-stagione-1-sub-ita-completa/ 2) http://nonsoloserietv.org/lie-to-me-stagione-2-sub-ita-completa/ 3) http://nonsoloserietv.org/lie-to-me-stagione-3-sub-ita-completa/

“Body Language Quiz / Test your Emotional Intelligence)

http://greatergood.berkeley.edu/ei_quiz/#20

Bill Clinton, “I did not…” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KiIP_KDQmXs

A short video (30-40 seconds max. length) chosen by each student individually, and meant as an exercise in interpreting facial expressions

Examination Methods

Oral exam for both attending and non-attending students
THE ABOVE IS THE FINAL PROGRAM

Type D and Type F activities

Modules not yet included

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Stage e tirocini

Nel piano didattico della laurea magistrale in Lingue per la comunicazione turistica e commerciale (LM38) è previsto un periodo di stage/project work (CFU 9).
 
Le attività di stage sono finalizzate a far acquisire allo studente una conoscenza diretta in settori di particolare utilità per l’inserimento nel mondo del lavoro e per l’acquisizione di abilità specifiche d’interesse professionale. Tali attività possono essere svolte in aziende nazionali ed estere che operano nel settore del turismo e che presentano sbocchi di mercato internazionali, accreditate presso l’Ateneo Veronese, nonché presso Enti della Pubblica Amministrazione, Laboratori e Centri di Servizi pubblici (sono da intendersi in questo novero anche i Centri di Servizio ed i Laboratori che fanno capo all’Ateneo). Tali attività possono svolgersi anche nel contesto di project work organizzati sotto la diretta responsabilità di un docente o di un esperto del settore incaricato dal Collegio Didattico.
I crediti maturati in seguito ad attività di stage saranno attribuiti secondo quanto disposto nel dettaglio dal “Regolamento d’Ateneo per il riconoscimento dei crediti maturati negli stage universitari” vigente.
Tutte le informazioni in merito agli stage sono reperibili al link https://www.univr.it/it/i-nostri-servizi/stage-e-tirocini.

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