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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. 2018/2019

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..

Academic year:
Definition of lesson periods
Period From To
I semestre Oct 1, 2018 Jan 12, 2019
II semestre Feb 18, 2019 Jun 1, 2019
Exam sessions
Session From To
ESAMI LINGUE- sessione invernale Jan 14, 2019 Feb 16, 2019
ESAMI LINGUE- sessione estiva Jun 3, 2019 Jul 27, 2019
ESAMI LINGUE- sessione autunnale Aug 26, 2019 Sep 21, 2019
Degree sessions
Session From To
LAUREE LINGUE - sessione autunnale (a.a. 2017/18) Nov 12, 2018 Nov 17, 2018
LAUREE LINGUE - sessione straordinaria (a.a. 2017/18) Apr 1, 2019 Apr 6, 2019
LAUREE LINGUE - sessione estiva (a.a. 2018/19) Jul 8, 2019 Jul 13, 2019
LAUREE LINGUE - sessione autunnale (a.a. 2018/19) Nov 4, 2019 Nov 9, 2019
LAUREE LINGUE - sessione straordinaria (a.a. 2018/19) Mar 30, 2020 Apr 4, 2020
Holidays
Period From To
Festa di Ognissanti Nov 1, 2018 Nov 1, 2018
Sospensione dell'attività didattica Nov 2, 2018 Nov 3, 2018
Festa dell’Immacolata Dec 8, 2018 Dec 8, 2018
VACANZE DI NATALE Dec 22, 2018 Jan 6, 2019
VACANZE DI PASQUA Apr 19, 2019 Apr 23, 2019
Sospensione dell'attività didattica Apr 24, 2019 Apr 24, 2019
Festa della liberazione Apr 25, 2019 Apr 25, 2019
Festa del lavoro May 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
Sospensione dell'attività didattica May 20, 2019 May 20, 2019
Festa del Santo Patrono May 21, 2019 May 21, 2019
Festa della Repubblica Jun 2, 2019 Jun 2, 2019
VACANZE ESTIVE Aug 13, 2019 Aug 18, 2019

Exam calendar

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Academic staff

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

Aloe Stefano

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Babbi Anna Maria

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Battisti Chiara

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Bertagna Federica

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Bigardi Alessandro

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Bognolo Anna

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Boschiero Manuel

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Bullado Emanuela

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Caleffi Paola Maria

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Cantarini Sibilla

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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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De Beni Matteo

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Formiga Federica

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Forner Fabio

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Fossaluzza Giorgio

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Genetti Stefano

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Larcati Arturo

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Ligugnana Giovanna

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Lorenzetti Maria Ivana

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Miotti Renzo

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Neri Stefano

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Pelloni Gabriella

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Pomarolli Giorgia

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Rabanus Stefan

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Sassi Carla

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Stanzani Sandro

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Tallarico Giovanni Luca

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Tomaselli Alessandra

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Zollo Silvia Domenica

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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.

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
1st foreign language
9
A
(L-LIN/12)
9
A
(L-LIN/04)
9
A
(L-LIN/14)
9
A
(L-LIN/21)
9
A
(L-LIN/07)
2nd foreign literature
9
A
(L-LIN/12)
9
A
(L-LIN/04)
9
A
(L-LIN/14)
9
A
(L-LIN/21)
9
A
(L-LIN/07)
1st foreign literature
9
B
(L-LIN/03)
9
B
(L-LIN/13)
2nd foreign literature
9
B
(L-LIN/03)
9
B
(L-LIN/13)
3rd foreign language
3
F
-
ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
1st foreign language
9
B
(L-LIN/12)
9
B
(L-LIN/04)
9
B
(L-LIN/14)
9
B
(L-LIN/21)
9
B
(L-LIN/07)
2nd foreign language
9
B
(L-LIN/12)
9
B
(L-LIN/04)
9
B
(L-LIN/14)
9
B
(L-LIN/21)
9
B
(L-LIN/07)
1st foreign literature
9
B
(L-LIN/03)
9
B
(L-LIN/13)
2nd foreign literature
9
B
(L-LIN/03)
9
B
(L-LIN/13)
1 module to be chosen among the following
6
A
(M-GGR/01)
ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
Philology of the 1st or 2nd language
1 module to be chosen among the following
6
C
(M-STO/08)
6
C
(IUS/10)
Training
6
F
-
Final exam
6
E
-

1° Year

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
1st foreign language
9
A
(L-LIN/12)
9
A
(L-LIN/04)
9
A
(L-LIN/14)
9
A
(L-LIN/21)
9
A
(L-LIN/07)
2nd foreign literature
9
A
(L-LIN/12)
9
A
(L-LIN/04)
9
A
(L-LIN/14)
9
A
(L-LIN/21)
9
A
(L-LIN/07)
1st foreign literature
9
B
(L-LIN/03)
9
B
(L-LIN/13)
2nd foreign literature
9
B
(L-LIN/03)
9
B
(L-LIN/13)
3rd foreign language
3
F
-

2° Year

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
1st foreign language
9
B
(L-LIN/12)
9
B
(L-LIN/04)
9
B
(L-LIN/14)
9
B
(L-LIN/21)
9
B
(L-LIN/07)
2nd foreign language
9
B
(L-LIN/12)
9
B
(L-LIN/04)
9
B
(L-LIN/14)
9
B
(L-LIN/21)
9
B
(L-LIN/07)
1st foreign literature
9
B
(L-LIN/03)
9
B
(L-LIN/13)
2nd foreign literature
9
B
(L-LIN/03)
9
B
(L-LIN/13)
1 module to be chosen among the following
6
A
(M-GGR/01)

3° Year

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
Philology of the 1st or 2nd language
1 module to be chosen among the following
6
C
(M-STO/08)
6
C
(IUS/10)
Training
6
F
-
Final exam
6
E
-
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.




SPlacements in companies, public or private institutions and professional associations

Teaching code

4S002921

Coordinatore

Marco Magnani

Credits

9

Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)

L-LIN/21 - SLAVIC STUDIES

Language

Russian ru

Period

II semestre dal Feb 18, 2019 al Jun 1, 2019.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students are expected to:

− know and critically describe the morphological structures of the Russian language;
− apply their knowledge of the language in the understanding of texts on different topics, as well as in written and oral communication;
− have the language skills that correspond to the B2 level on the CEFR scale.

Program

*PROGRAMME*

THE COMPLEXITY OF THE RUSSIAN VERB SYSTEM

1. Categories, features and values

2. Aspect
2.1. Semantic category vs Grammatical category
2.2. Broad aspectual meanings
2.3. Specific meanings of the perfective aspect
2.3.1. Concrete factual meaning
2.3.2. Exemplificative meaning
2.3.3. Potential meaning
2.3.4. Global meaning
2.3.5. Disregarded expectation praesens
2.4. Specific meanings of the imperfective aspect
2.4.1. Progressive meaning
2.4.2. Durative meaning
2.4.3. Potential meaning
2.4.4. Iterative meaning
2.4.5. Generic factual meaning

3. The search for an aspectual invariant

4. Aspectual competition
4.1. Concrete factual perfective vs Generic factual imperfective
4.2. The two aspects in the imperative mood: the Politeness Theory
4.3. The two aspects in the infinitive mood: possibility vs obligation, and impossibility vs prohibition

5. Lexical aspect
5.1. Verb classes
5.2. Aspectual correlation: Maslov’s criterion
5.3. Prefixation and perfectivization
5.4. Suffixation and secondary imperfectivization
5.5. Some types of lexical aspect
5.5.1. Incohative
5.5.2. Limitative
5.5.3. Perdurative
5.5.4. Finitive
5.5.5. Cumulative
5.5.6. Saturative

6. Verbs of motion
6.1. Unprefixed verbs of motion: unidirectional vs pluridirectional
6.2. Prefixed verbs of motion and their aspectual pairs
6.2.1. Traditional grammatical explanations and their problems
6.2.2. The linguistic explanation and its advantages
6.2.3. The different meanings of prefixes with uni- and pluridirectional verbs
6.2.4. The derivation of homonymous forms (e.g. zachodit’)

7. Non-finite verb forms
7.1. The participle (active and passive, present and past)
7.1.1. The past passive participle: verbs or adjectives? one or two -n-?
7.2. The gerund (perfective and imperfective)
7.2.1. The consecutio temporum



*TEACHING METHODS*

– Slides
– Critical reading of examples and texts
– Exercises
– Group discussion both in class and on the Moodle forum



*LANGUAGE*

Russian and Italian

Bibliografia

Reference texts
Author Title Publishing house Year ISBN Notes
Cevese C., Dobrovolskaja Ju., Magnanini E. Grammatica russa. Manuale di teoria Hoepli 2018 978-88-203-8543-9
E. Cadorin; I. Kukushkina I verbi russi Hoepli 2015
Zaliznjak, A.; Šmelëv, A.; Mikaeljan, I. Russkaja aspektologija. V zaščitu vidovoj pary. Jazyki slavjanskoj kul’tury 2015

Examination Methods

Written + Oral

*PREREQUISITES*
Students can take the exam ONLY IF:
– they have acquired the B2 language certificate
– they have passed the exams “Russian language 1” and “Russian literature 1”

*CONTENUTI*
Written part: open questions and exercises on all topics in the syllabus section (duration: 1.5 hours).
Oral part: correction of mistakes in the written exam and discussion on one of the topics in the syllabus.

*LANGUAGE*
Written part: exercises are in Russian.
Oral part: conversation in Russian; comments on the written exam can be made in either Russian or Italian.

*ASSESSMENT CRITERIA*
Particular attention in the final evaluation is given to:
– content accuracy and completeness
– knowledge of the subject-specific lexicon
– precision in the discussion of the topics
– critical ability in the argumentation
– originality in establishing connections among the various topics
– active participation, both in class and in the Moodle forum (for attending students)

Repeating mechanically and mnemonically the contents of the course, logical fallacies in the argumentation, insufficiently mastering the technical terminology will have a negative impact on the evaluation.

*ASSESSMENT METHODS*
– The written test is marked in thirties.
– The oral exam is marked in thirties.
– The final mark is the mean score among written test, oral exam and language certificate.

N.B.1: in order to take the oral exam, students must have passed the written test (at least 18/30).
N.B.2: students who fail the oral exam or reject its mark can repeat it only within the same session; in later sessions they will have to repeat the whole exam (written + oral).

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Assegnazione tutore

Lo studente può presentare domanda di assegnazione del tutore dell'elaborato finale una volta acquisiti almeno 135 CFU, con obbligo di aver superato gli esami di Lingua straniera 2, per entrambe le lingue di studio.
La presentazione della domanda verrà fatta tramite modulo da consegnare mediante servizio di Help desk.

Le prossime scadenze per l'inoltro della domanda sono:

- 27 gennaio 2022  - assegnazione utile per la sessione di laurea estiva (luglio 2022) o seguenti
- 20 aprile 2022  - assegnazione utile per la sessione di laurea autunnale (novembre 2022) o seguenti
- 26 settembre 2022 - assegnazione utile per la sessione di laurea invernale (marzo-aprile 2023) o seguenti

Per tutte le informazioni riguardanti la procedura di assegnazione tutore e per la compilazione della domanda si rimanda all'allegato "Norme relative alla procedura di assegnazione del tutore".

Si ricorda che la domanda di assegnazione tutore è VALIDA PER 1 ANNO al termine del quale è necessario presentare domanda di rinnovo o richiesta di nuova assegnazione

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