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
Sem. 1A Sep 24, 2018 Nov 10, 2018
Sem. 1B Nov 19, 2018 Jan 12, 2019
Sem. 2A Feb 18, 2019 Mar 30, 2019
Sem. 2B Apr 8, 2019 Jun 1, 2019
Exam sessions
Session From To
Sessione d'esame invernale Jan 14, 2019 Feb 16, 2019
Sessione d'esame estiva (gli esami sono sospesi durante la sessione di laurea) Jun 3, 2019 Jul 27, 2019
Sessione d'esame autunnale Aug 26, 2019 Sep 21, 2019
Degree sessions
Session From To
Sessione di laurea estiva Jul 8, 2019 Jul 13, 2019
Sessione di laurea autunnale Nov 4, 2019 Nov 9, 2019
Sessione di laurea invernale 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 24, 2018 Jan 5, 2019
Vacanze di Pasqua Apr 19, 2019 Apr 23, 2019
Sospensione attività didattica Apr 24, 2019 Apr 27, 2019
Festa della liberazione Apr 25, 2019 Apr 25, 2019
Festa del lavoro May 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
Festa del Santo Patrono May 21, 2019 May 21, 2019
Festa della Repubblica Jun 2, 2019 Jun 2, 2019
Vacanze Estive Aug 12, 2019 Aug 17, 2019

Exam calendar

Exam dates and rounds are managed by the relevant Culture and Civilisation Teaching and Student Services Unit.
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Exam calendar

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Academic staff

B C D F G H K L M P R S T V Z

Bertagna Federica

federica.bertagna@univr.it 0458028637

Bigliazzi Silvia

silvia.bigliazzi@univr.it +39 045802 8477

Borghetti Vincenzo

vincenzo.borghetti@univr.it +39 045 802 8584

Castellani Umberto

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

Cavallo Tiziana

tiziana.cavallo@univr.it 0458028030

Ceschi Andrea

andrea.ceschi@univr.it +39 045 802 8137

Cioffi Antonio

Corte Maurizio

maurizio.corte@univr.it

De Beni Matteo

matteo.debeni@univr.it +39 045 802 8540

Delfitto Denis

denis.delfitto@univr.it +39 045802 8114

Drago Nicola

nicola.drago@univr.it 045 802 7081

Facchinetti Roberta

roberta.facchinetti@univr.it +39 045802 8374

Gambin Felice

felice.gambin@univr.it +39 045802 8323

Genetti Stefano

stefano.genetti@univr.it +39 045802 8412

Humbley Jean Louis

jeanlouis.humbley@univr.it +39 045 802 8105

Kofler Peter Erwin

peter.kofler@univr.it +39 045802 8313

Lazzer Gian Paolo

gianpaolo.lazzer@univr.it

Marcolungo Ferdinando Luigi

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

Paolini Sara

sara.paolini@univr.it

Prearo Massimo

massimo.prearo@univr.it 0039 0458028555

Rabanus Stefan

stefan.rabanus@univr.it +39 045802 8490

Salgaro Silvino

silvino.salgaro@univr.it +39 045802 8272

Sartori Riccardo

riccardo.sartori@univr.it +39 045 802 8140

Tallarico Giovanni Luca

giovanni.tallarico@univr.it +39 045 802 8663

Tedoldi Leonida

leonida.tedoldi@univr.it 045 8028618

Toffali Antonella

antonella.toffali@univr.it

Villani Simone

simonevillani@tiscali.it

Zangrandi Alessandra

alessandra.zangrandi@univr.it 0458028115

Zorzi Margherita

margherita.zorzi@univr.it +39 045 802 7908

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
1 course to be chosen among the following
1 course to be chosen among the following
Tirocinio specifico in ambito giornalistico o editoriale
6
F
-
Dissertazione
24
E
-

2° Year

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
1 course to be chosen among the following
1 course to be chosen among the following
Tirocinio specifico in ambito giornalistico o editoriale
6
F
-
Dissertazione
24
E
-
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

4S02881

Coordinatore

Antonella Toffali

Credits

12

Language

Italian

Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)

SECS-P/08 - MANAGEMENT

Period

Sem. 1B, Sem. 2A, Sem. 2B

Learning outcomes

The course “An Introduction to Publishing Management” aims at providing advanced knowledge which will allow participants to gain interest into and to be able to perform several jobs within a publishing company. In order to allow the students to combine the contents of the course with the practical experience of the firms, two seminars held by industry specialists – who will voluntarily take part to the course to talk about their experience – will be organised.

Program

Syllabus

- Firm and management: introductory concepts of the firm as an open system, of resources and of distinctive competences.
- The strategic management of a firm.
- From the entrepreneurial idea to its implementation: the perspective of the business plan.
- Market and customers: analyses and decisions.
- The competitive advantage.
- Some tools to evaluate the economic sustainability of a project (break-even point, unit costs, etc.).
- Firm’s growth strategies.
- Some relevant decisions concerning price, product, place and communication.
- Marketing applied to the publishing industry.
- Organization design and human capital management.
- The publishing supply chain and the ‘page economics’.
- The book publishing market and the relationships among the actors of the publishing industry.
- Digitalization in the world of publishing.
Teaching methods:
Without prejudice to the mandatory participation in events with specialists in the sector of sel publishing and so on.
For attending students, teaching methods will consist of lectures designed to convey the most fundamental concepts to enable students, at the end of the course, to discuss cases made available by the lecturer. In addition, slides related to all the topics covered in the lecturers will be published on the course web page. During the academic year, office hours will be available to students for individual conversations with the lecturer, according to the schedule which will be published and constantly updated on the web pages. During the first lecture, attending students will receive the schedule of lecturers and office hours as well as the details about the assessment methods and criteria and about the periods during which lectures will be canceled due to academic reasons.
Not attending students will be supported by the lecturer through the slides which will be published on the course web page and through individual conversations during office hours to clarify unclear concepts. They will also have to consult the course textbooks.
The contents of both the textbooks and the lectures is consistent with the syllabus.



Reference texts
Author Title Publishing house Year ISBN Notes
FRANCO FONTANA, MATTEO CAROLI ECONOMIA E GESTIONE DELLE IMPRESE MCGRAW-HILL 2017 978-88-386-6781-7 Per la quarta edizione, capitoli:1-2-3-4-5-6. Per la quinta edizione, capitoli:1-2-3-4-6-7-8.
Fabio Severino MARKETING DEI LIBRI. TEORIE E CASI DI STUDIO. Editrice Bibliografica 2012 978-88-7075-706-4
PAOLA DUBINI VOLTARE PAGINA? (Edizione 4) PEARSON 2017 9788871926599 Questo libro serve come eventuale approfondimento.

Examination Methods

Teaching methods:
Without prejudice to the mandatory participation in events with specialists in the sector like self publishing,
for attending students, teaching methods will consist of lectures designed to convey the most fundamental concepts to enable students, at the end of the course, to discuss cases made available by the lecturer. In addition, slides related to all the topics covered in the lecturers will be published on the course web page. During the academic year, office hours will be available to students for individual conversations with the lecturer, according to the schedule which will be published and constantly updated on the web pages. During the first lecture, attending students will receive the schedule of lecturers and office hours as well as the details about the assessment methods and criteria and about the periods during which lectures will be canceled due to academic reasons.
Not attending students will be supported by the lecturer through the slides which will be published on the course web page and through individual conversations during office hours to clarify unclear concepts. They will also have to consult the course textbooks.
The contents of both the textbooks and the lectures is consistent with the syllabus.

Assessment methods and criteria




Aims of the assessment test:
The oral exam consists of a conversion which is intended to assess the following points:
- appropriate use of the technical language and ability to develop own arguments precisely, consistently and without digressions;
- depth and width of acquired knowledge;
- ability to create concise links within acquired knowledge;
- analysis and argumentative capabilities.

Contents and evaluation of the assessment test:
The oral exam covers the whole programs. The evaluation is expressed as a grade out of 30.

ERASMUS students are kindly asked to get in touch with the lecturer at the beginning of the course to agree upon teaching methods and assessment test.

Bibliography

Teaching materials

Type D and Type F activities

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Graduation

List of theses and work experience proposals

theses proposals Research area
Laureandi Editoria e Giornalismo: vademecum Various topics
TESI SU COMUNICAZIONE DELL’AGROALIMENTARE Various topics
Stage Research area
Proposte stages - Centro di ricerca Skenè Various topics
TIROCINIO IN GIORNALISMO E SOCIAL MEDIA Various topics

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