IJ0B604 Contemporary Italian Language

Faculty of Arts
Autumn 2017
Extent and Intensity
1/1/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Alessandro Bitonti, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Valeria De Tommaso (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Kateřina Garajová, Ph.D.
Department of Romance Languages and Literatures - Faculty of Arts
Supplier department: Department of Romance Languages and Literatures - Faculty of Arts
Wed 12:30–14:05 G21
Prerequisites (in Czech)
IJIA015 Practical Italian IV
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
Fields of study the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
The course aims to introduce new phenomena and aspects of contemporary Italian Language in its different contexts and aspects (numbers, signs, symbols) with an eye to the politically-correct use of Language. A special relevance will be stressed on spoken language.
  • Analisys of contempoarary Italian Language as it appears in different contexts (school, young people) and registers and aspects (signs, symbols). A special relevance will be stressed on spoken Language. Students will be asked to read specific texts, to watch video materials and to partecipate actively during class activities.
  • S. Vassalli, Le parole degli anni ottanta, Zanichelli, 1989.
  • G.P.Donegà, Educazione linguistica, Bulgarini 1993
  • L.Coveri, Le varietà dell'italiano, Bonacci Editore 2001
  • Munoz-Alessandro-Hernandez, L'italiano a me mi piace, 2010
  • S. Lepri, Scrivere e farsi capire, Gutenberg 2000
Teaching methods
Lectures held by prof. Bitonti aiming to present and analyse linguistic varieties and registers in contemporary Italian. Exercises and practical activities (with audio/video materials) to do together with prof. De Tommaso.
Assessment methods
Once enrolled in the course, active attendance is mandatory (min. 75%). Examination: written
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
General note: Kurz je doporučen posluchačům 3. ročníku.
Information on course enrolment limitations: Kurz je určen posluchačům 3. ročníku.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 1999, Autumn 2000, Autumn 2001, Autumn 2002, Autumn 2003, Autumn 2004, Autumn 2005, Autumn 2006, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2008, Autumn 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2018.
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