Intercultural Communications (p) (2006/2007)

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Course code
Name of lecturer
Maurizio Corte
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Academic sector
- - -
Language of instruction
2nd semester dal Feb 19, 2007 al Jun 1, 2007.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

The course aims at providing main concepts of communication; critical analysis of Italian mass media in a multicultural society; elements of Intercultural Education; general elements of “intercultural” mass communication.


Contents of the course: Immigration, globalisation, public opinion ( prejudice, stereotype, racism, relationship between italian and foreign citizens); the media system in a multiethnic society; results of a scientific research about how Ansa presents immigration; the contribution of Intercultural Education to a modern press.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written test.

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