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
Semestrino IA Sep 28, 2015 Nov 14, 2015
Semestrino IB Nov 16, 2015 Jan 16, 2016
Semestrino IIA Feb 22, 2016 Apr 16, 2016
Semestrino IIB Apr 18, 2016 Jun 4, 2016
Exam sessions
Session From To
Sessione invernale Jan 18, 2016 Feb 20, 2016
Sessione estiva Jun 6, 2016 Jul 30, 2016
Sessione autunnale Sep 1, 2016 Sep 30, 2016
Degree sessions
Session From To
Sessione estiva Jul 7, 2016 Jul 7, 2016
Sessione autunnale Nov 24, 2016 Nov 24, 2016
Sessione invernale Apr 3, 2017 Apr 8, 2017
Period From To
Festa di Ognissanti Nov 1, 2015 Nov 1, 2015
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 S. Patrono S. 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 Culture and Civilisation Teaching and Student Services Unit.
To view all the exam sessions available, please use the Exam dashboard on ESSE3.
If you forgot your login details or have problems logging in, please contact the relevant IT HelpDesk, or check the login details recovery web page.

Exam calendar

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Academic staff


Bellotto Massimo

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Bertagna Federica

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Bigliazzi Silvia

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Borghetti Vincenzo

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Castellani Umberto

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Cavallo,  February 10, 2019

Cavallo Tiziana

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Cavarero Adriana

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Cioffi Antonio

Corte Maurizio

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De Beni Matteo

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Delfitto Denis

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Facchinetti Roberta

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Facini Laura

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Frassi Paolo

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Guaraldo Olivia

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Ligugnana Giovanna

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Marcolungo Ferdinando Luigi

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Gabriele Pozzani,  January 23, 2013

Pozzani Gabriele

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Salgaro Silvino

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Sandrini Giuseppe

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Secondulfo Domenico

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Tomaselli Alessandra

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Villani Simone

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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.

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activated in the A.Y. 2016/2017
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Final exam

1° Year

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A course to be chosen among the following

2° Year  activated in the A.Y. 2016/2017

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Final exam
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.

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


Teaching code






Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)



Semestrino IA, Semestrino IB

Learning outcomes

Providing the necessary knowledge to organize the printing of a text in relation to design intentions, editorial needs and production characteristics through the use of computer programs.


Prerequisites: Creative, relationship-wise, proactive, research purposes.

1) Media & Materials:
sizes (iso,offset standards, sheet-fed, folding, trimming, signatures, sheets, leaves, pages, recto/verso, front/back); characteristics (composition, surface, colour, grammage, fibre, caliper); scopes (publishing, finishing, usage).
2) Printing & Binding:
technics (woodcut, tipography, rotogravure, copper engraving, lithography, offset, photography, xerography, silkscreen, relief printing, hot-stamping); characteristics (line engraving, half-tone, four-color process, duplex, pantone, varnishing, films, plates, inks); assembling (staple, twist-stitching binding, perfect binding, hardback, slipcover, endpapers, slipcases, overlapping, millennial binding, outside-text tables, excerpts).
3) Graphics & Design:
writing (lettering, stylistic classification, technical classification); composition (body size, leading, justify, weight, width, slope, orthography, sets, glyphs, kerning); layout (project, grids, roughs, elements, disposition).
4) Editing & Proofreading:
texts (originals, reviews, galley proofs, collations, translations, editing, guides, drafts, diagrams, tables, units, indexes, whiteprints); figures (originals, clipping, bleeds, digital proofs, wet proofs, scanning, sampling, halftone screens, supervising, cuts, reproductions).
5) Tools & Media:
composition (photocomposition, typography, linotype, monotype); prepress (final layouts, assembling, imposition, desktop publishing, macintosh, quark xpress, adobe photoshop, adobe indesign, macromedia freehand).

I Program:
BRINGHURST R., Gli elementi dello stile tipografico, Edizioni Sylvestre Bonnard, Milano 2001, pp. 27-47, 49-66, 67-80, 158-186, 301-312;
FIORAVANTI G., Il nuovo manuale del grafico, Zanichelli, Bologna 2002;
TSCHICHOLD J., La forma del libro, Edizioni Sylvestre Bonnard, Milano 2003, pp. 37-62, 94-96, 103-107, 108-116, 117-120, 130-132, 133-135, 136-152, 178-179.
II Program:
BANN D., La stampa oggi. Tecniche, materiali, processi, Logos, Modena 2007.

Teaching approach: Computer assisted lessons supported by specific in-depth requests from partecipants; Adobe InDesign lab on Mac OS.

Examination Methods

After having standed an executive trial with Adobe InDesign on Mac OS, you'll gain admittance to a multiple choise test based on reference books of I Program or II Program, optionally.

A couple of exam simulations will be provided through download from teacher's webpage, along other educational material as exercise.

Students with disabilities or specific learning disorders (SLD), who intend to request the adaptation of the exam, must follow the instructions given HERE

Type D and Type F activities

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Career prospects

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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: only in this way will you be able to receive notification of all the notices from your teachers and your secretariat via email and soon also via the Univr app.


List of theses and work experience proposals

theses proposals Research area
Laureandi Editoria e Giornalismo: vademecum Various topics
Stage Research area
Proposte stages - Centro di ricerca Skenè Various topics

Gestione carriere

Linguistic training CLA

Student mentoring

Student login and resources