Theory and Techniques of communication (2010/2011)

Course code
4S00916
Name of lecturer
Sandro Stanzani
Coordinator
Sandro Stanzani
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
SPS/08 - SOCIOLOGY OF CULTURE AND COMMUNICATION
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
I semestre dal Oct 4, 2010 al Jan 15, 2011.

Lesson timetable

I semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.4  
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall 2.4  

Learning outcomes

1. Give a basic knowledge of fundamental mechanisms of interpersonal communication.
2. Furnish a review of the main characteristics and problems of mass media communication
3. Offer the basic concepts in order to interpret the communicative process of advertising

Assessment methods and criteria

In order to facilitate students who attend the lessons, at the end of the course, is fixed a written exam (test of about 25 questions and 4 items per question) on the first part of the program.
Only students who reach a mark of at least 15/30 pass the test.
The mark obtained is valid till February 2010.
The test takes place only once a year.
The exam on the second and third part of the program is oral and takes place in the normal sessions of the academic calendar.
Who doesn’t sustain the written exam, presents the whole program at the oral exams that take place in the normal sessions.