Identities through English 2 (2020/2021)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
cod wi: DT000033
Name of lecturer
Sharon Hartle
Coordinator
Sharon Hartle
Number of ECTS credits allocated
0.5
Academic sector
L-LIN/12 - LANGUAGE AND TRANSLATION - ENGLISH
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
A.A. 20/21 dottorato dal Oct 1, 2020 al Sep 30, 2021.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

This course aims to:
1) familiarize the students with the basic notions of identity as a sociocultural construct and how identity may be formed by means of language interaction and vice versa;
2) consider the relationship between identity, agency and the English language learner;
3) consider the ways in which agency can contribute to success, or lack of it, as a language learner.

Syllabus


1) Familiarizing the students with the basic notions of identity as a sociocultural construct and how identity may be formed by means of language interaction and vice versa;
Presentation of sample studies on this subject
Discussion
2) Considering the relationship between identity, agency and the English language learner;
Presentation of sample studies on this subject
Further elaboration
3) Considering the ways in which agency can contribute to success, or lack of it, as a language learner.
Presentazione di esempi di studi su quest concetti
Presentation of sample studies on this subject
Further elaboration

Assessment methods and criteria

No exam is envisaged for this course.