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. 2016/2017

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
Sem. IA (31.10.16 sosp.lezioni) Oct 3, 2016 Nov 12, 2016
Sem. IB Nov 14, 2016 Jan 21, 2017
Sem. IIA Feb 27, 2017 Apr 22, 2017
Sem. IIB Apr 24, 2017 Jun 10, 2017
Exam sessions
Session From To
Sessione d'esami invernale Jan 23, 2017 Feb 25, 2017
Sessione d'esame estiva Jun 12, 2017 Jul 29, 2017
Sessione d'esami autunnale Aug 21, 2017 Sep 23, 2017
Degree sessions
Session From To
Sessione di Laurea Estiva Jul 10, 2017 Jul 15, 2017
Sessione di Laurea Autunnale Dec 18, 2017 Dec 21, 2017
Sessione di Laurea Invernale Mar 23, 2018 Mar 29, 2018
Period From To
Festa di Ognissanti Nov 1, 2016 Nov 1, 2016
Festa dell'Immacolata Dec 8, 2016 Dec 8, 2016
Vacanze Natalizie Dec 23, 2016 Jan 7, 2017
Vacanze Pasquali Apr 14, 2017 Apr 18, 2017
Festa della Liberazione Apr 25, 2017 Apr 25, 2017
Festa dei Lavoratori May 1, 2017 May 1, 2017
Festa del Santo Patrono - San Zeno May 21, 2017 May 21, 2017
Vacanze Estive Aug 14, 2017 Aug 19, 2017

Exam calendar

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Academic staff


Bellomo Leonardo

Bellotto Massimo +39 045802 8797

Bertagna Federica 0458028637

Bigardi Alessandro

Bigliazzi Silvia +39 045802 8477

Borghetti Vincenzo +39 045 802 8584

Calvi Lisanna +39 045 802 8673

Castellani Umberto +39 045 802 7988

Cioffi Antonio

Corte Maurizio

Delfitto Denis +39 045802 8114

Facchinetti Roberta +39 045802 8374

Frassi Paolo +39 045802 8408

Guaraldo Olivia +39 045802 8066

Kofler Peter Erwin +39 045802 8313

Marcolungo Ferdinando Luigi +39 045 802 8389

Pozzani Gabriele +39 045 802 8235

Salgaro Silvino +39 045802 8272

Sandrini Giuseppe 045 802 8069

Secondulfo Domenico -

Toffali Antonella

Tomaselli Alessandra +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.

A course to be chosen among the following
A course to be chosen among the following
A course to be chosen among the following
A course to be chosen among the following
Specialized training in journalism or publishing field

1° Year

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2° Year

A course to be chosen among the following
A course to be chosen among the following
Specialized training in journalism or publishing field
Modules Credits TAF SSD
Between the years: 1°- 2°

Legend | Type of training activity (TTA)

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



Maurizio Corte



Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)





Sem. IIA, Sem. IIB

Learning outcomes

Theorical fondaments and tecnical ability of intercultural journalism. Two topics: intercultural diversity in the media; and crime and justice in the media.


Pre-requisites: high competence in Italian language; awareness of social themes and the intercultural dialogue; interest in newspaper analysis, journalism and multimedia in a multicultural society.

Course content: analysis of journalist texts about cultural diversity; intercultural media relations in a press office; web writing for intercultural journalism; critical analysis of a criminal case and its depiction through the media.

Reference texts:
Students who attend the lessons:
a) M.Corte, "Giornalismo interculturale e comunicazione nell'era del digitale. Il ruolo dei media in una società pluralistica", Cedam, Padova, 2014
b) Milani M., "Competenze interculturali a scuola", QuiEdit, Verona, 2015
c) D. Carnegie, "Come trattare gli altri e farseli amici nell'era digitale", Bompiani, Milano, 2013
d) AA.VV., "Cara adozione", ItaliaAdozioni, Milano, 2016. The book is available in November 2016 only on the website

Special guests:
- Giulia Bezzi, SEO specialist e webcontent, venerdì 24 marzo, ore 10.10, aula 1.2. Parlerà di "SEO e giornalismo" (SEO sta per "ottimizzazione dei testi per i motori di ricerca", disciplina fondamentale per farsi trovare online)
- Paolo Errico, amministratore di Maxfone, giovedì 30 marzo, ore 10.10, aula T4. Parlerà di "Web monitoring
e analisi del parlato sui social network"
- Gabriele Colleoni, vicedirettore del Giornale di Brescia, giovedì 6 aprile, ore 10.10, aula T4. Parlerà del "Percorso della notizia: dal giornalismo sulla carta alla multimedialità"
- Laura Baccaro, psicologa e criminologa, venerdì 21 aprile, ore 10.10, aula 1.2. Parlerà di un caso giudiziario dal punto di vista mediatico e criminologico
*** Other guests: Cristina Martini, assegnista di ricerca, "Giornalismo interculturale: il femminicidio nei media"; Elena Guerra, giornalista, per parlare di "Ufficio stampa per comunicare la cultura"; Sara Mauroner, giornalista Ufficio Stampa di Ateneo; Marta Milani, docente a contratto e assegnista di ricerca, "competenze interculturali".

Documents and exercises about this course are available on the e-learning platform of the university.
The teacher's weblog about intercultural journalism:
The teacher's website:
The teacher's Twitter account: @cortemf
The teacher's Linkedin account:

Examination Methods

Written test.

Type D and Type F activities

Modules not yet included

Career prospects

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List of theses and work experience proposals

theses proposals Research area
Laureandi Editoria e Giornalismo: vademecum Various topics

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