Studying at the University of Verona

A.A. 2009/2010

Academic calendar

Il calendario accademico riporta le scadenze, gli adempimenti e i periodi rilevanti per la componente studentesca, personale docente e personale dell'Università. Sono inoltre indicate le festività e le chiusure ufficiali dell'Ateneo.
L’anno accademico inizia il 1° ottobre e termina il 30 settembre dell'anno successivo.

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 Sep 28, 2009 Jan 16, 2010
II semestre Feb 22, 2010 Jun 5, 2010
Exam sessions
Session From To
sessione esami invernale Jan 18, 2010 Feb 20, 2010
Sessione esami estiva Jun 7, 2010 Jul 31, 2010
Sessione esami autunnale Sep 1, 2010 Sep 30, 2010
Degree sessions
Session From To
Sessione invernale Mar 11, 2010 Mar 11, 2010
Sessione estiva - I appello Jun 17, 2010 Jun 17, 2010
Sessione estiva - II appello Jul 15, 2010 Jul 15, 2010
Sessione autunnale - I appello Oct 21, 2010 Oct 21, 2010
Sessione autunnale - II appello Dec 2, 2010 Dec 2, 2010
Holidays
Period From To
Festa di Ognissanti Nov 1, 2009 Nov 1, 2009
Festa dell'Immacolata Concezione Dec 8, 2009 Dec 8, 2009
Vacanze Natalizie Dec 24, 2009 Jan 6, 2010
Vacanze Pasquali Apr 1, 2010 Apr 6, 2010
Festa della Liberazione Apr 25, 2010 Apr 25, 2010
Festa dei lavoratori May 1, 2010 May 1, 2010
Festa del Santo Patrono May 21, 2010 May 21, 2010
Festa della Repubblica Jun 2, 2010 Jun 2, 2010
Vacanze Estive Aug 9, 2010 Aug 15, 2010

Exam calendar

The exam roll calls are centrally administered by the operational unit   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 L M P S T Z

Brunetti Simona

simona.brunetti@univr.it +39 045802 8575

Camurri Renato

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Conto' Agostino

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Corte Maurizio

maurizio.corte@univr.it

Cubico Serena

serena.cubico@univr.it 045 802 8132

Delfitto Denis

denis.delfitto@univr.it +39 045802 8114

Facchinetti Roberta

roberta.facchinetti@univr.it +39 045802 8374

Gallo Claudio

maxclaudiogallo@gmail.com

Grossato Elisa

elisa.grossato@univr.it +39 045802 8647

La Russa Antonino

antonino.larussa@formazione.univr.it 0458028389

Leso Erasmo

erasmo.leso@univr.it +39 045802 8559

Magagnino Mario

mario.magagnino@gmail.com 0458028418

Marcolungo Ferdinando Luigi

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

Pernigo Giuseppe

giuseppe.pernigo@univr.it

Poli Riccardo

riccardo.poli@univr.it 045.8028016

Scandola Alberto

alberto.scandola@univr.it 045.8028586

Soldani Arnaldo

arnaldo.soldani@univr.it 045 - 8028648

Solla Gianluca

gianluca.solla@univr.it 0458028667

Stanzani Sandro

sandro.stanzani@univr.it +39 0458028649

Triani Giorgio

giorgio.triani@univr.it

Zoppei Elisa

elisa.zoppei@univr.it 045 8028549

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.

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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.




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Teaching code

4S02217

Credits

12

Coordinatore

Roberta Facchinetti

Also offered in courses

The teaching is organized as follows:

I modulo parte (i)

Credits

6

Period

I semestre

Academic staff

Roberta Facchinetti

Ii modulo parte (p)

Credits

6

Period

II semestre

Academic staff

Roberta Facchinetti

Learning outcomes

Module: I MODULO PARTE (I)
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The course aims at helping students improve, consolidate and further develop their competence in English for the Media, particularly with reference to their reading and listening skills within the fields advertising, journalism and politics


Module: II MODULO PARTE (P)
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The course aims at helping students improve, consolidate and further develop their competence in English for the Media, particularly with reference to their reading and listening skills within the fields advertising, journalism and politics.

Program

Module: I MODULO PARTE (I)
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Pre-requisites
Entry level required: B1 (intermediate), according to the European framework.

Programme

INTRODUCTORY MODULE (36 hours)
1. basic aspects of the history of the English language;
2. main phonetic symbols (IPA alphabet);
3. English morphology, with special reference to the most recurrent affixes;
4. analysis and discussion of English TV programmes (mostly TV news and political debates from SKY NEWS, BBC WORLD, CNN and FOX NEWS);
5. analysis of TV / on-line / print advertisements, highlighting the rhetorical-discursive structures typical of the language of advertisements.

Teaching methodology:
Lectures, tutorials, seminars and practice sessions.

Suggested texts
BEARD, Adrian (2000) The Language of Politics, London: Routledge.
FACCHINETTI Roberta (1999) English in the Humanities: History and Philosophy, Padova: CEDAM.
HERMERÉN, Lars (1999) English for Sale: A Study of the Language of Advertising, Lund: Lund University Press.
HODGSON, F. W. (1996) 4th ed. Modern Newspaper Practice: A Primer on the Press, Oxford: Focal Press.
Further texts will be given handed out to the students during the lessons.


Module: II MODULO PARTE (P)
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Pre-requisites:
In order to give the exam, the students need to have reached the B2 level (post-intermediate).

Programme

ADVANCED MODULE (36 hours)
1. the basic specialised lexicon of the Media;
2. analysis and discussion of political speeches, highlighting the rhetorical-discursive structures typical of political language;
3. analysis of newspaper texts (print and on-line versions), with special reference to news reports, features and commentaries;
4. presentation and evaluation of a few internet sites to be accessed in order to select articles and documents (pertaining to the language of news and politics).

Teaching methodology
Lectures, tutorials, seminars and practice sessions.

Suggested texts
BEARD, Adrian (2000) The Language of Politics, London: Routledge.
FACCHINETTI Roberta (1999) English in the Humanities: History and Philosophy, Padova: CEDAM.
HERMERÉN, Lars (1999) English for Sale: A Study of the Language of Advertising, Lund: Lund University Press.
HODGSON, F. W. (1996) 4th ed. Modern Newspaper Practice: A Primer on the Press, Oxford: Focal Press.
Further texts will be given handed out to the students during the lessons.

Examination Methods

Module: I MODULO PARTE (I)
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1. Contents and lexicon
2. Phonetics
3. Morphology
4. Textual analysis: the language of advertising


Module: II MODULO PARTE (P)
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1. Listening comprehension
2. Contents and lexicon
3. Textual analysis: newspaper language
4. Textual analysis: political language.

Tipologia di Attività formativa D e F

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