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.

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, 2015 Jan 9, 2016
II semestre Feb 22, 2016 May 31, 2016
Exam sessions
Session From To
Appelli d'esame LINGUE - sessione invernale Jan 11, 2016 Feb 20, 2016
Appelli d'esame LINGUE - sessione estiva Jun 3, 2016 Jul 29, 2016
Appelli d'esame LINGUE - sessione autunnale Aug 29, 2016 Sep 29, 2016
Degree sessions
Session From To
TESI DI LAUREA - LINGUE Nov 18, 2015 Nov 20, 2015
TESI DI LAUREA - LINGUE Mar 30, 2016 Apr 1, 2016
TESI DI LAUREA - LINGUE E LL.SS Jul 6, 2016 Jul 8, 2016
TESI DI LAUREA - LINGUE E LL.SS Nov 23, 2016 Nov 25, 2016
Holidays
Period From To
FESTA DELL'IMMACOLATA Dec 8, 2015 Dec 8, 2015
VACANZE DI NATALE Dec 23, 2015 Jan 6, 2016
Vancanze di Pasqua Mar 24, 2016 Mar 29, 2016
FESTA DELLA LIBERAZIONE Apr 25, 2016 Apr 25, 2016
FESTA DEI LAVORATORI May 1, 2016 May 1, 2016
FESTA DEL SANTO PATRONO SAN ZENO May 21, 2016 May 21, 2016
FESTA DELLA REPUBBLICA Jun 2, 2016 Jun 2, 2016
Vacanze estive Aug 8, 2016 Aug 15, 2016

Exam calendar

Exam dates and rounds are managed by the relevant Foreign Languages and Literatures Teaching and Student Services Unit.
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Exam calendar

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Academic staff

A B C D F G H K L M N O P R S T Z

Albanese Angela

angela.albanese@univr.it

Alber Birgit

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Aloe Stefano

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Artoni Daniele

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Barbetta Maria Cecilia

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Battisti Chiara

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Bertagna Federica

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Bertazzoli Raffaella

raffaella.bertazzoli@univr.it +39 045802 8331

Bezrucka Yvonne

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Bigliazzi Silvia

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Bonadonna Maria Francesca

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Borghetti Vincenzo

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Boschiero Manuel

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Bradas Marija

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Brunetti Simona

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Caleffi Paola Maria

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Cantalupi Cecilia

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Cantarini Sibilla

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Cappelletti Cristina

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Carpi Daniela

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Celentin Paola

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Cipolla Maria Adele

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Colombo Laura Maria

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Dalle Pezze Francesca

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Dal Maso Serena

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Fiorato Sidia

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Fossaluzza Giorgio

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Franceschi Valeria

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Frassi Paolo

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Gambin Felice

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Genetti Stefano

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Gorris Rosanna

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Hartle Sharon

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Kofler Peter Erwin

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Larcati Arturo

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Magnani Marco

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Merlin Stella

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Miotti Renzo

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Neri Stefano

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Ophaelders Markus Georg

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Paolini Sara

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Pelloni Gabriella

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Perazzolo Paola

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Pomarolli Giorgia

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Rabanus Stefan

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Rizza Alfredo

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Salgaro Silvino

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Salvi Luca

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Sassi Carla

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Scandola Alberto

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Schiffermuller Isolde

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Tallarico Giovanni Luca

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Zinato Andrea

andrea.zinato@univr.it +39 045802 8339

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
6
A
L-FIL-LET/10
1st foreign language
9
A
L-LIN/04
9
A
L-LIN/14
9
A
L-LIN/21
9
A
L-LIN/07
2nd foreign language
9
A
L-LIN/04
9
A
L-LIN/14
9
A
L-LIN/21
9
A
L-LIN/07
1st foreign literature
2nd foreign literature
One course to be chosen among the following
3rd foreign language
ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
1st foreign literature
2nd foreign literature
1st foreign language
2nd foreign language
One course to be chosen among the following
ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
1st foreign literature
2nd foreign literature
One course to be chosen among the following
6
C
M-FIL/04
One course to be chosen among the following

1° Year

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
6
A
L-FIL-LET/10
1st foreign language
9
A
L-LIN/04
9
A
L-LIN/14
9
A
L-LIN/21
9
A
L-LIN/07
2nd foreign language
9
A
L-LIN/04
9
A
L-LIN/14
9
A
L-LIN/21
9
A
L-LIN/07
1st foreign literature
2nd foreign literature
One course to be chosen among the following
3rd foreign language

2° Year

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
1st foreign literature
2nd foreign literature
1st foreign language
2nd foreign language
One course to be chosen among the following

3° Year

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
1st foreign literature
2nd foreign literature
One course to be chosen among the following
6
C
M-FIL/04
One course to be chosen among the following
Modules Credits TAF SSD
Between the years: 1°- 2°- 3°

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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.




S Placements in companies, public or private institutions and professional associations

Teaching code

4S002925

Coordinatore

Sharon Hartle

Credits

9

Language

English en

Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)

L-LIN/12 - LANGUAGE AND TRANSLATION - ENGLISH

Period

Semester 2 dal Feb 26, 2018 al Jun 9, 2018.

Learning outcomes

Pre-requisites:
To take the final exam of this course students must have taken and passed:
• English Language 2
• English Level C1: complete test at the CLA (computer test i written and oral tests. )
• English Literature and Culture 2

The English Language 3 course in Language and translation aims firstly to sensitize students to language at the level of texts and secondly to highlight different approaches to translation in the XXI Century (including the use of corpora and machine translating). The course also aims to develop an awareness of the importance of lexical grammar in the translation of differeing contextual registers.
The final aim is to enable students either reach or maintian a productive linguistic competence level of C1 according to the Common European Framework Guidelines.

Note: the full list of bibliographical references has not yet been completed.

Program

- deep reading of texts: going beyond the sentence
- the study of lexical grammar: collocation, colligation and semantic prosody
- a focus on aspects of both content and dicourse analysis
- The analysis of different text types, registers and genres
- the study of metaphor both in spoken and written English
- The study of theoretical aspects of translation: translation strategies
- The study of practical aspects of translation (corpora and machine translation.

Reference texts
Author Title Publishing house Year ISBN Notes
David Bellos Is That a Fish in Your Ear? Penguin Books 2011 978-0-141-96962-6 This book is recommended for further reading
Christopher Taylor Language to Language Cambridge University Press 1998 0-521-59723-4

Examination Methods

The final exam will be a written test based on topics dealt with in class. The test consists of 8 questions of three types:
open or multiple choice questions about the topics covered in class and practical questions where students are asked to translate.

The final mark of this exam is made up of the mark awarded for the written exam together with the Complete C1 test taken at the CLA. The latter to be conversted according to the CLA tables. Students with language certificate from external organisations must obtain a certificate in advance from the CLA which attests validity before they take the exam.

Prerequisites: English Language 2; English Literature and Culture 2; Complete C1 (computer test, written and oral tests)

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.

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.


Area riservata studenti


Gestione carriere


Assegnazione tutore


Attività accreditate D/F


Calendario didattico dettagliato


Cambio lingua curriculare


Competenze informatiche


Competenze linguistiche (prima e seconda lingua)


Competenze linguistiche in triennale (terza lingua CFU F)


Compilazione del piano didattico


Erasmus+ e altre esperienze all'estero


Linguistic training CLA


Saperi minimi


Graduation


Stage e tirocini

Le attività di stage sono finalizzate a far acquisire allo studente una conoscenza diretta in settori di particolare interesse per l’inserimento nel mondo del lavoro e per l’acquisizione di abilità professionali specifiche.
Le attività di stage sono svolte sotto la diretta responsabilità di un singolo docente presso studi professionali, enti della pubblica amministrazione, aziende accreditate dall’Ateneo veronese.
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

Ulteriori informazioni al seguente link https://www.univr.it/it/i-nostri-servizi/gestione-carriere-studenti-lingue-e-letterature-straniere/stage-e-tirocini-lingue-e-letterature-straniere


 


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