Varieties of German 2: tourism and commerce (2019/2020)

Course code
4S006138
Credits
6
Academic sector
L-LIN/14 - LINGUA E TRADUZIONE - LINGUA TEDESCA

Learning outcomes

The course has as its general aim that of introducing the students to the understand-ing and the production of written texts in the tourist, economic, and commercial fields.

On successful completion of this course, students should be able to:

- distinguish between texts and pseudotexts;
- characterize and describe the seven standards of textuality and the three regulative principles in texts belonging to different text classes;
- characterize specialized texts on the basis of their lexical and syntactic features;
- describe the main features of argumentative texts;
- characterize the most important argumentative moves and rules in texts belonging to different text classes;
- analyze and present texts in the tourist, economic, and commercial fields.