German 1 [Cognomi P-Z] (2014/2015)

Course code
4S02552
Name of lecturer
Rossella Resi
Coordinator
Rossella Resi
Number of ECTS credits allocated
9
Academic sector
L-LIN/14 - LANGUAGE AND TRANSLATION - GERMAN
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
I semestre dal Oct 1, 2014 al Jan 10, 2015.

Lesson timetable

I semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM lesson Lecture Hall T.7 from Oct 7, 2014  to Jan 10, 2015
Friday 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM lesson Lecture Hall T.6 from Oct 7, 2014  to Jan 10, 2015

Learning outcomes

Analysis of German syntactic system; application of theoretic concepts to linguistic data; understanding of the importance of the theoretic framework for the interpretation and the analysis of linguistic data.

Syllabus

The structure of the German sentence. Introduction to syntactic analysis"

The courses provides the students with the basic instruments for syntactic analyses (analysis of syntactic constituents, parts of speech, syntactic functions and syntactic relations) with particular reference to the notion of topological fields ("Felderanalyse"), an approach which is specific to the grammar of German.

REFERENCES
Text book
- Tomaselli, Alessandra (2013): Introduzione alla sintassi del tedesco. Verona: QuiEdit.

Additional texts:
- Wöllstein-Leisten, A. (2006): Deutsche Satzstruktur. Grundlagen der syntaktischen Analyse, Tübingen, Stauffenburg/Narr (Unveränderter Nachdruck des 1.Aufs. 1997) [Frinzi, BF 170 C 157]

Assessment methods and criteria

The final exam will be an oral examination.
Students who regularly attend classes will be offered a written examination during classes, which is followed by a short oral examination about specific aspects of the teaching programme.

Required linguistic competence
B1