Grammar and history of Italian SC (i) (2011/2012)

Course code
4S02207
Name of lecturer
Arnaldo Soldani
Coordinator
Arnaldo Soldani
Number of ECTS credits allocated
12
Academic sector
L-FIL-LET/12 - ITALIAN LINGUISTICS
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
II semestre dal Feb 27, 2012 al Jun 8, 2012.

Lesson timetable

II semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
Tuesday 3:40 PM - 5:20 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.3  
Wednesday 3:40 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.3  

Learning outcomes

providing a basic description of Italian grammar structures, and notions referred to the development of the Italian language as basis for its use in the communication field.

Syllabus

Prerequisites: basic notions about Italian language and culture.

Contents of the course: elements of Italian grammar and introductive general notions related to the history of the Italian language.

Bibliography:
L. Serianni, Italiano, Milano, Garzanti, 1997.
C. Marazzini, Breve storia della lingua italiana, Bologna, Il Mulino, 2003.
T. Poggi Salani, Per lo studio dell’italiano. Avviamento storico-descrittivo, Padova, Liviana, 1986.
E. Leso, Momenti di storia del linguaggio politico, in L. Serianni – P. Trifone (ed.), Storia della lingua italiana, vol. II, Scritto e parlato, Torino, Einaudi, 1994, pp. 703-755.
G. Antonelli, L’italiano nella società della comunicazione, Bologna, il Mulino, 2007.

Teaching methods: frontal lessons.

Assessment methods and criteria

written exam.