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A.A. 2019/2020

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Definition of lesson periods
Period From To
Sem. 1A Sep 30, 2019 Oct 31, 2019
Sem. 1B Nov 18, 2019 Dec 21, 2019
Sem. 2A Feb 17, 2020 Mar 21, 2020
Sem. 2B Apr 6, 2020 May 16, 2020
Exam sessions
Session From To
Sessione d'esame invernale Jan 20, 2020 Feb 15, 2020
Sessione d'esame estiva Jun 8, 2020 Jul 18, 2020
Sessione d'esame autunnale Aug 24, 2020 Sep 19, 2020
Holidays
Period From To
Festa di Ognissanti Nov 1, 2019 Nov 1, 2019
Chiusura Ateneo Nov 2, 2019 Nov 2, 2019
Festa dell'Immacolata Dec 8, 2019 Dec 8, 2019
Vacanze di Natale Dec 23, 2019 Jan 6, 2020
Vacanze di Pasqua Apr 10, 2020 Apr 14, 2020
Festa della liberazione Apr 25, 2020 Apr 25, 2020
Festa del lavoro May 1, 2020 May 1, 2020
Sospensione delle lezioni May 2, 2020 May 2, 2020
Festa del Santo Patrono May 21, 2020 May 21, 2020
Sospensione delle lezioni May 22, 2020 May 23, 2020
Festa della Repubblica Jun 2, 2020 Jun 2, 2020
Vacanze estive Aug 10, 2020 Aug 15, 2020
Other Periods
Description Period From To
Laboratori insegnamenti 1A Lab. 1A Nov 4, 2019 Nov 16, 2019
Laboratori insegnamenti 1B Lab. 1B Jan 7, 2020 Jan 18, 2020
Laboratori insegnamenti 2A Lab. 2A Mar 23, 2020 Apr 4, 2020
Laboratori insegnamenti 2B Lab. 2B May 18, 2020 Jun 6, 2020

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Antonello Monica

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Bertinato Luciano

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Bianchi Edoardo

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Blezza Silvia

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Bozzo Giacomo

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Caleffi Paola Maria

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Carta Simona

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Covolan Federico

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Daffara Claudia

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D'Onofrio Mariapina

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Dusi Paola

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Gamberoni Emanuela

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Garbellotti Marina

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Gecchele Mario

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Girelli Claudio

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Gregorio Enrico

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Landi Licia

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Majorano Marinella

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Melodia Festa Beatrice

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Meyer Anja

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Valbusa Federica

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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
9
B
(L-ART/02 ,L-ART/03 ,L-ART/06)
Tirocinio 5 anno
9
F
-
Prova finale
9
F
-

5° Year

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
9
B
(L-ART/02 ,L-ART/03 ,L-ART/06)
Tirocinio 5 anno
9
F
-
Prova finale
9
F
-
Modules Credits TAF SSD
Between the years: 4°- 5°

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SPlacements in companies, public or private institutions and professional associations

Teaching code

4S006148

Credits

9

Coordinatore

Marinella Majorano

Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)

M-PSI/04 - DEVELOPMENTAL AND EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY

Language

Italian

The teaching is organized as follows:

Lezioni

Credits

8

Period

Sem. 1A, Sem. 1B

Academic staff

Marinella Majorano

Laboratorio [Gruppo 1]

Credits

1

Period

Lab. 1A, Lab. 1B

Academic staff

Marinella Majorano

Laboratorio [Gruppo 2]

Credits

1

Period

Lab. 1A, Lab. 1B

Academic staff

Marinella Majorano

Laboratorio [Gruppo 3]

Credits

1

Period

Lab. 1A, Lab. 1B

Academic staff

Marinella Majorano

Laboratorio [Gruppo 4]

Credits

1

Period

Lab. 1B

Academic staff

Marinella Majorano

Learning outcomes

1. Knowledge and understanding
Infant school
By the end of the course the student will be able to:
- consider critically the relationships between the neuro-biological and the contextual factors that influence the development of preschool children with disabilities and special educational needs;
- identify and explain the development of the learning processes in infant school, with reference to the main theoretical models;
- identify and explain the principal classifications and characteristics of disabilities and special educational needs in the context of the design of educational projects in infant school;
- analyze individual development and difficulties in the context of the design of educational projects in infants school for promoting well-being and inclusion.

Primary school
By the end of the course the student will be able to:
- consider critically the relationships between the neuro-biological and the contextual factors that influence the development of children in primary school with disabilities and special educational needs;
- identify and explain the development of the learning processes in primary schools, with reference to the main theoretical models;
- identify and explain the principal classifications and characteristics of disabilities and special educational needs in the context of the design of educational projects in primary school;
- analyze individual development and difficulties in the context of the design of educational projects in primary school for promoting well-being and inclusion.

2. Application of knowledge and understanding
Infant school
By the end of the course the student will be able to:
- choose the best instruments and methodologies in order to design and implement educational programming in infant school, particularly for promoting well-being and inclusion in the context of language delays and learning difficulties;
- identify early risk indicators in infant school when planning and designing educational projects for individual with disabilities and special educational needs intended to promote social inclusion;
- analyse and choose the best instruments for observation, assessment and design in infant school.
Primary school
By the end of the course the student will be able to:
- choose the best instruments and methodologies in order to design and implement educational programming in primary school, particularly for promoting well-being and inclusion in the context of language delays and learning difficulties;
- identify early risk indicators in primary school when planning and designing educational projects for individual with disabilities and special educational needs intended to promote social inclusion;
- analyse and choose the best instruments for observation, assessment and design in primary school.

3. Making judgements
Infant school
By the end of the course the student will be able to:
- reflect critically on the learning and language processes at work in infant school for disabilities and special educational needs;
- evaluate their own communicative and relational competence when designing projects with reference to infant school.
Primary school
By the end of the course the student will be able to:
- reflect critically on the learning and language processes at work in primary school for disabilities and special educational needs;
- evaluate their own communicative and relational competence when designing projects in reference to primary school.

4. Communication skills
Infanto school
By the end of the course the student will be able to:
- use language clearly, including technical terms where appropriate, in discussing the knowledge acquired with reference to infant school;
- communicate with all participants in learning programmes in infant school, such that knowledge and understanding are developed at all levels.
Primary school
By the end of the course the student will be able to:
- use language clearly, including technical terms where appropriate, in discussing the knowledge acquired with reference to primary school;
- communicate with all participants in learning programmes in primary school, such that knowledge and understanding are developed at all levels.

5. Learning skills
Infant school
By the end of the course the student will be able to:
- recognise learning abilities and development processes in a wide range of preschool children and groups, such that they can enhance all learning styles;
- identify the resources and methods best suited for the development of training arrangements for disabilities and special educational needs in preschool children.
Primary school
By the end of the course the student will be able to:
- recognise learning abilities and development processes in a wide range of children and groups in primary school, such that they can enhance all learning styles;
- identify the resources and methods best suited for the development of training arrangements for disabilities and special educational needs in children in primary school.

Program

1) Introduction. The principal theoretical, epistemological, methodological and educational issues in children’s language and learning development. Distinctions between i) language delay and language impairment and ii) learning difficulties and disabilities. 2) Linguistic, cognitive, socio-emotional and motivational aspects of children’s language and learning development. 3) Language delay and impairment: definitions, classifications, theoretical models. Language and social development in deaf children. Specific Language Impairment (SLI). Observational procedures in educational and family contexts. Prerequisites and early indicators of language difficulties. Early intervention programs for language delay in infant school. Attention and memory in learning and language impairments. 4) Theoretical model for learning development. Learning difficulties and developmental language disorder (DLD). The relationship between DLD and dyslexia. Principal diagnostic categories of learning difficulties and disabilities. 5) Language and learning in children with cognitive disabilities, autism spectrum disorders and ADHD. 6) Prerequisites and early indicators of learning disabilities: the problem of a screening procedure. Recent norms in diagnosis and educational programs. School and specific learning disabilities. Support programs for families and teachers. Well-being and inclusion in infant and primary school. Tests to be studies before the exam Cornoldi, C. (2013). Le difficoltà di apprendimento a scuola. II ed. Bologna: Edizioni Il Mulino.
 Zanobini, M., & Usai, M.C. (2011). Psicologia della disabilità e dei disturbi dello sviluppo. Milano: Franco Angeli. Cornoldi C., Zaccaria, S. (2011). In classe ho un bambino che…. Firenze: Giunti. Ianes, D. (2005). Bisogni Educativi Speciali e inclusione. Trento: Ed Erickson. Other recommended tests INTERACT per il bambino parlatore tardivo. Milano: Franco Angeli. (del cap. 1 solo pp. 24-27, esclusa parte sulla fonetica; cap. 2 tutto; cap. 3 solo par 3.5; cap. 4 fino a p.119; cap. 5 solo 5.1 e 5.2; cap 6 e 7 e 8 tutto; 9 escluso) 
 D’Amico, S., & Devescovi, A. (2013). Psicologia dello sviluppo del linguaggio . Bologna: Il Mulino. (Cap. I, IV, V, VI, X, XI, XII) Cornoldi C., Zaccaria, S. (2011). In classe ho un bambino che…. Firenze: Giunti. Stella, G., Grandi, L. (2011). Come leggere la dislessia e I DSA. Guida base. Firenze: Giunti Scuola. (pp. 1-150) Fedeli, V., Vio, C. (2017). ADHD iperattività e disattenzione a scuola. Firenze: Giunti Edu. Lucangeli, D. (2013). La discalculia e le difficoltà in aritmetica. Firenze: Giunti Scuola. The teaching sessions will be in the form of lectures with the use of videos and clinical case studies to promote the immediate application of theoretical knowledge. The students will be actively involved in group and individual discussions and project work under the supervision of a teacher and a tutor, to promote their critical reflection on the topics covered.

Examination Methods

The exam:
1) 1. Objectives and content:
The students will demonstrate that they:

- are familiar with current knowledge in the field of disabilities and special educational needs– theoretical and methodological –and its application in infant and primary school;
- have understood the main stages and developmental process, in order to observe and project for children with disabilities and special educational needs in various contexts;
- can discuss their knowledge using technical and critical language, identifying and evaluating the relevant concepts and methodological issues;
- have understood and can deploy in appropriate language the main arguments in developmental psychology of language and learning, identifying and critically selecting the relevant concepts and methodologies;
- can critically analyse cases studies and the experience discussed, using bibliographical references appropriately.
2) Procedures and evaluation:
There will be a 2-hour written exam with four questions: three on the principal theoretical approaches and on the various disabilities and special educational needs and one discussing a case. Each question will be given a mark out of 30 and the final mark will be the average of the four.

Bibliografia

Reference texts
Activity Author Title Publishing house Year ISBN Notes
Lezioni Ianes, D. Bisogni educativi speciali e inclusione Erikson 2005
Lezioni C. Cornoldi , S. Zaccaria In classe ho un bambino che... Giunti 2011
Lezioni Cornoldi, C. Le difficoltà di apprendimento a scuola (Edizione 3) Bologna: Il mulino 2013
Lezioni Zanobini, M. & Usai, M.C. Psicologia della disabilità e dei disturbi dello sviluppo (Edizione 8) Milano: Franco Angeli 2011
Laboratorio C. Cornoldi , S. Zaccaria In classe ho un bambino che... Giunti 2011
Laboratorio C. Cornoldi , S. Zaccaria In classe ho un bambino che... Giunti 2011
Laboratorio C. Cornoldi , S. Zaccaria In classe ho un bambino che... Giunti 2011
Laboratorio C. Cornoldi , S. Zaccaria In classe ho un bambino che... Giunti 2011

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Stage e Tirocini

Le attività di tirocinio indirette e dirette, per complessive 600 ore pari a 24 crediti formativi universitari, come stabilito dal D.M. 249/2010, hanno inizio nel secondo anno di corso e si svolgono secondo modalità tali da assicurare un aumento progressivo del numero dei relativi crediti formativi universitari fino all'ultimo anno.
 
La struttura generale del tirocinio prevede:
- II annualità 100 ore di tirocinio pari a 4 CFU
- III annualità 100 ore di tirocinio pari a 4 CFU
- IV annualità 175 ore di tirocinio pari a 7 CFU
- V annualità   225 ore di tirocinio pari a 9 CFU.
 
Il tirocinio è seguito da insegnanti tutor coordinatori e da tutor organizzatori distaccati, rispettivamente a tempo parziale e a tempo pieno, presso il CdS. Esso prevede attività che si sviluppano secondo modalità di partecipazione periferica e modalità di partecipazione attiva: tali attività dovranno essere, adeguatamente documentate da parte dello studente e saranno supervisionate dai tutor competenti.
La frequenza alle attività di tirocinio è obbligatoria.
 

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