Introduction to Spanish Linguistics (2019/2020)

Course code
Name of lecturers
Renzo Miotti, Angel Lopez Garcia
Renzo Miotti
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Academic sector
Language of instruction
II semestre (Lingue e letterature straniere) dal Feb 17, 2020 al May 30, 2020.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The course aims to consolidate the knowledge of aspects of the tradition of linguistic research in the Hispanic context.
At the end of the course students:
– should know the basics of theoretical models to account for linguistic phenomena related to Spanish in a synchronic or diachronic perspective;
– will apply these models to written and oral texts in Spanish, proving to be able to organize the aspects studied in a systematic manner.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
López García-Molins, Ángel El español en contraste con otras lenguas: Un método enactivo Iberoamericana 2018 Los capítulos serán indicados al comienzo del curso.
López García-Molins, Ángel Gramática cognitiva para profesores de español L2 Arco Libros 2005 Los capítulos serán indicados al comienzo del curso.
Di Gesù, Floriana Lingüística contrastivo-percettiva di lingue tipologicamente affini: italiano e spagnolo Palermo University Press 2016 Los capítulos serán indicados al comienzo del curso.

Assessment methods and criteria

The exam consists of a test on theoretical and practical questions related to the course program, the bibliography and the didactic materials provided in e-learning mode. Both the formulation of the questions and the answers will be made in writing and in Spanish. For students who do not attend class, the program and the form of evaluation are the same.