Italian Language [Cognomi P-Z] (2017/2018)

Course code
4S00914
Name of lecturer
Veronica Gobbato
Coordinator
Veronica Gobbato
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
L-FIL-LET/12 - ITALIAN LINGUISTICS
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Semester 1 dal Oct 2, 2017 al Jan 20, 2018.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The course aims to convey the basic knowledge of contemporary Italian language in relation to its uses, with particular attention to written production. Analysis and production of written texts (summaries, professional letters, brochures) to improve the student's writing skills.

Syllabus

1. Elements of Italian grammar: use of the verbs (moods and tenses), connectives, rhetorical figures, punctuation.
2. Writing in Italian: textual typologies; language and registers; the writing process ("scaletta", drawing up, review)
3. Analysis and production exercises: argumentative text, synthesis, examples of professional writing (letter, brochure, report ...).

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Italia, Paola Scrivere all'università Le Monnier Università 2014 978-88-00-74502-4
Paola Italia Scrivere all'università. Manuale pratico con esercizi e antologia di testi Mondadori Università 2014

Assessment methods and criteria

Written text

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018