Spanish language 2 (2016/2017)

Course code
4S002918
Name of lecturer
Renzo Miotti
Coordinator
Renzo Miotti
Number of ECTS credits allocated
9
Other available courses
Academic sector
L-LIN/07 - LANGUAGE AND TRANSLATION - SPANISH
Language of instruction
Spanish
Location
VERONA
Period
II SEMESTRE dal Feb 27, 2017 al Jun 10, 2017.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

The course aims at helping students:
- know the basic theoretical concepts of Spanish Phonetics and Phonology
- know the phonetic and phonological system of Spanish in contrast with Italian
- know normative aspects of Spanish pronunciation
- familiarize with the phonetic symbols as a way to visualize the pronunciation
- think about phonetic and phonological structures of both languages by means of phonetic transcriptions
- observe the differences between pronunciation and spelling

Syllabus

The course intends to outline the phonetic and phonological systems of contemporary standard Spanish. The fundamental concepts of Spanish phonetics, exemplified in detail with transcriptions, as well as those elements emerging from a contrastive analysis between the Italian and the Spanish systems, will be examined.

Assessment methods and criteria

Assessment will be by written exam.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017