Course GIT2GW

Italian C: Italian Linguistics

7.5 Credits
First Cycle

Starts week 35, 2021

On completion of the course, students will be able to:
  • explain central linguistic theories and methods
  • discuss the structure of modern Italian, in particular its morphology and syntax, and from a contrastive perspective for the Romance languages
  • explain and apply basic concepts in the following linguistic areas: semantics, pragmatics, text linguistics and sociolinguistics
  • reflect on fundamental issues that drive modern linguistic research
  • independently carry out a small-scale linguistic analysis project in Italian linguistics, and present this orally and in writing.
Starts and ends:
wk35, 2021 - wk2, 2022
Study Rate:
Flexible (Falun)
Time of Day:
Teaching form:
Entry Qualifications:
  • Italian B: Grammar and Written Production, 7.5 credits, Italian B: Oral Proficiency and Cultural Knowledge, 7.5 credits, Italian B: History of Literature with Text Analysis, 7.5 credits and Italian B: The Italian Language - Past and Present, 7.5 credits, or equivalent knowledge
Application Code:
Main field of study:
Online Education
Compulsory meetings:
0 physical
8 online
Computer Skills:

Surf on the Internet, read and send emails, use a word-processing programme (e.g. Word). Plug in peripherals to your computer, install programmes and adapt installations for your computer.

Computer Capacity:

Access to a computer (Not a mini pc, tablet or similar) that is not older than two years (or equivalent) and broadband connection, at least 2 Mbit/s (not mobile broadband, because mobile broadband can vary considerably in speed).

Means of Education:

Higher rate of web-based communication where our learning platform (Learn) is a natural element of the course. Web-based meetings with sound and image where simple presentations can be held. Lectures can be broadcast live or can alternatively be made available afterwards online.

Literature List

Literature lists are published at the latest one month ahead of the course start date.

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