English II (2009/2010)

Course code
4S00850
Name of lecturer
Anna Zanfei
Number of ECTS credits allocated
9
Other available courses
Academic sector
L-LIN/12 - LANGUAGE AND TRANSLATION - ENGLISH
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
II semestre dal Feb 22, 2010 al May 31, 2010.

Lesson timetable

II semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
Tuesday 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.4  
Thursday 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.8  

Learning outcomes

The course is an introduction to the multimodal analysis and its application to the investigation of linguistics and graphic arts. Exemplifying from classical texts and popular culture production in English, the course aims to illustrate the way multimodal semiotic resources are used as interpretation and their appeal to contemporary readers/viewers.

Assessment methods and criteria

The exam consists of an oral interview in English.