English Language 1 [Cognomi F-O] (2015/2016)

Course code
4S002896
Name of lecturer
Anna Zanfei
Coordinator
Anna Zanfei
Number of ECTS credits allocated
9
Academic sector
L-LIN/12 - LANGUAGE AND TRANSLATION - ENGLISH
Language of instruction
English
Period
II semestre dal Feb 22, 2016 al May 31, 2016.

Lesson timetable

II semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
Tuesday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall T.6  
Wednesday 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.8  

Learning outcomes

The course aims at helping students develop their competence in English with reference to phonetics, phonology, and morphology.

Syllabus

pre-requisite: B2 level


1. HISTORICAL ORIGIN OF ENGLISH WORDS

2. PHONETICS
- The International Phonetic Alphabet
- speech organs
- vowels and consonants
- voicing
- place of articulation
- manner of articulation
- intonation and prosody

3. MORPHOLOGY
- functional and lexical words
- morphemes
- inflectional morphology
- derivational morphology
- common affixes in English

BIBLIOGRAPHIC REFERENCE:
Facchinetti, Roberta (2016) "English Phonetics and Morphology. A Reader for First Year University Students" (3rd ed.), Quiedit: Verona.

Assessment methods and criteria

The written exam is a test with closed, semi-open and open answers

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016