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Degree course in COMMUNICATION FOR CULTURE AND ARTS (Codice 2114)
Curriculum\Profile description: COMMUNICATION SCIENCES FOR CULTURES AND ARTS

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Detail Degree Course Academic year of the educational offer: 2011/2012
School:
  • SCHOOL OF HUMANITIES AND CULTURAL HERITAGE
Class:
  • Communication (L-20)

credits total:180

Educational objectives
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The verbal and visual communication, the communication processes internal and external to cultural institutions and to the cultural industry at large , new technologies of communication and information , the relationship between communication and internationalization , the ability to express themselves effectively in Italian and in two languages foreign (one of which must be English) are the focus of the degree in " Communication Sciences for Culture and the Arts ." The course takes its methodological and operational approach from adequate basic knowledge base of subjects related to semiotics , language and computer science, from mandatory core course concerning the methods, analysis and techniques of communication, human sciences and economic- social legal , historical, political and philosophical disciplines. Other related and integrative educational activities in the fields of foreign languages and literatures, the arts and literary criticism and philology are also provided, aiming to compare the social and media-related disciplines with neighboring ones in which the communication is applied , consistent with the demands of the labor market. During the course of their studies, students will experience firsthand the close observation of the crucial aspects and issues of their future professional role, in a logic of empowerment and according to the guidelines proposed in the educational planning, or based on their personal interests and skills, through an educational path which might be, alternatively, oriented towards the profession or to further studies. Elective activities will be awarded 12 credits. The most coherent continuation of the degree course in " Communication Sciences for Culture and the Arts ", as part of the educational offer of the Faculty of Educational Sciences of the University of Palermo , is the 2nd cycle degree course in " Theories of communication " (Class LM92 ) The degree in "Communication Sciences for Culture and the Arts " aims at preparing students to act professionally in the fields of visual and verbal communication, providing skills in the field of international communication, of the communication processes internal and external to cultural institutions and of the cultural industry at large. For this purpose the course provides students with: - The main tools for the comprehension of communication processes; - Basic knowledge for the study of cultures; - Basic knowledge for the study of the arts and media; - Basic knowledge of the relationship between the market and cultural enterprises; - Ability to communicate effectively in Italian; - Written and oral knowledge of English and at least another foreign language; - The traditional and multimedia techniques of information transmission. The course aims to provide adequate tools for the critical analysis of communication processes and independent judgment on the role of communication in contemporary society, with particular reference to the relationship between communication and internationalization, between the written text and other media. Graduates of this course also possess enough knowledge to operate in various cultural and multicultural contexts.
Professional opportunities
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Graduates of this course may find professional opportunities as communication managers, cool hunters, experts/managers/artistic directors of performing arts and of cultural events/manifestations (conferences, exhibitions, publishing, editing and advertising), editors, managers and marketing experts in the tourism and museum sectors.
Final examination features
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In accordance with the educational objectives of the course and with the expected learning outcomes, the final examination, (awarded with 6 credits) consists of the preparation of a short, synthetic paper or a multimedia project in Italian and/or foreign language, related to a teaching topic agreed with a professor, with respect, in particular to culture and arts. The final paper should be presented to a board proposed by the Board of the Degree Course and approved by the Dean of the Faculty.



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Teachings first year
credits Term Val. Area Scientific sector
03475 - PRINCIPLES OF COMPUTER SCIENCE GAMBINO (RU) 9.0 1 V A ING-INF/05
04770 - GENERAL LINGUISTICS MIRTO (PA) 9.0 1 V A L-LIN/01
13179 - GENERAL SOCIOLOGY AND SOCIAL RESEARCH METHODOLOGY - INTEGRATED COURSE TROBIA (PA) 12.0 1 V
GENERAL SOCIOLOGY TROBIA (PA) 6.0 B SPS/07
SOCIAL RESEARCH METHODOLOGY TROBIA (PA) 6.0 A SPS/07
04438 - ITALIAN LITERATURE DI VENUTA (PA) 9.0 2 V A L-FIL-LET/11
13155 - THEORY OF LANGUAGES PIAZZA (PO) 9.0 2 V B M-FIL/05
13348 - COMPARATIVE HISTORY OF CIVILISATIONS COMETA (PO) 9.0 2 V C L-FIL-LET/14


Teachings second year
credits Term Val. Area Scientific sector
06415 - SEMIOTICS OF ARTS MANGANO (PA)MANGANO DARIO 9.0 1 V B L-ART/04
15050 - CINEMA AND MEDIA ARCAGNI (PA)ARCAGNI SIMONE 9.0 1 V B L-ART/06
04354 - CULTURAL HERITAGE REGULATIONS LOMBARDO (PC)LOMBARDO SALVATORE 6.0 2 V B IUS/10
04677 - ENGLISH LANGUAGE RIZZO (PA)RIZZO ALESSANDRA 9.0 2 V A L-LIN/12
06538 - SOCIOLOGY OF CULTURAL AND COMMUNICATION PROCESSES FRAZZICA (RD)FRAZZICA GIOVANNI 9.0 2 V A, B SPS/08
Optional subjects 6.0 C
Optional subjects II 9.0 C
Free subjects 6.0 D


Teachings third year
credits Term Val. Area Scientific sector
05917 - FINAL EXAMINATION 6.0 1 G E
06634 - INTERNSHIP 3.0 1 G F
13349 - MUSICAL COMMUNICATION CAVALLINI (PA)CAVALLINI IVANO 9.0 1 V B L-ART/07
07407 - THEORY OF LITERATURE VOLPE (PA)VOLPE SANDRO 9.0 2 V C L-FIL-LET/14
Optional subjects III 6.0 B
Optional subjects IV 6.0 A
Optional subjects V 9.0 C
Optional subjects VI 6.0 C
Free subjects II 6.0 D


Elective activities

Optional subjects credits Term Val. Area Scientific sector
04525 - ALBANIAN LANGUAGE 1 GURGA (RU)GURGA GEZIM 6.0 1 V C L-LIN/18
04534 - ARAB LANGUAGE 1 SPALLINO (PA)SPALLINO PATRIZIA 6.0 1 V C L-OR/12
04669 - FRENCH LANGUAGE 1 ARLOTTA (PC) 6.0 1 V C L-LIN/04
04722 - SPANISH LANGUAGE 1 6.0 1 V C L-LIN/07
04740 - GERMAN LANGUAGE 1 TUCCI (RU)TUCCI FRANCESCA 6.0 1 V C L-LIN/14


Optional subjects II credits Term Val. Area Scientific sector
04384 - ALBANIAN LITERATURE MANDALA' (PO)MANDALA' MATTEO 9.0 1 V C L-LIN/18
04390 - ARAB LITERATURE 9.0 1 V C L-OR/12
04406 - FRENCH LITERATURE 9.0 1 V C L-LIN/03
04482 - SPANISH LITERATURE 9.0 1 V C L-LIN/05
13389 - THEATRE AND DRAMA CALLARI (PQ)CALLARI LICIA ADALGISA 9.0 1 V C L-FIL-LET/05
04416 - ENGLISH LITERATURE DI PIAZZA (PO)DI PIAZZA CARMELO 9.0 2 V C L-LIN/10
04478 - RUSSIAN LITERATURE KOSSOVA (PO)KOSSOVA ALDA RACIOVA 9.0 2 V C L-LIN/21
04488 - GERMAN LITERATURE TUCCI (RU)TUCCI FRANCESCA 9.0 2 V C L-LIN/13


Optional subjects III credits Term Val. Area Scientific sector
03089 - AESTHETICS CRESCIMANNO (PA)CRESCIMANNO EMANUELE 6.0 1 V B M-FIL/04
10354 - DESIGN PANTINA (RU)PANTINA ANGELO 6.0 1 V B ICAR/17
14016 - SOCIOLOGY OF COMMUNICATION 6.0 1 V B SPS/08
15051 - SEMIOTICS OF COMMUNICATION MANGANO (PA)MANGANO DARIO 6.0 2 V B M-FIL/05


Optional subjects IV credits Term Val. Area Scientific sector
06334 - POLITICAL SCIENCE VACCARO (PO)VACCARO SALVATORE 6.0 1 V A SPS/04
06715 - CONTEMPORARY HISTORY 6.0 1 V A M-STO/04


Optional subjects V credits Term Val. Area Scientific sector
13380 - CULTURAL ORIGINS OF ROMANCE SPEAKING COUNTRIES REGINA (RU)REGINA LAURA 9.0 1 V C L-FIL-LET/09
13393 - CULTURAL ORIGINS OF GERMANIC LANGUAGE SPEAKING COUNTRIES TERESI (PA)TERESI LOREDANA 9.0 1 V C L-FIL-LET/15
16550 - MATERIAL CULTURE OF GERMANIC POPULATIONS TERESI (PA)TERESI LOREDANA 9.0 1 V C L-FIL-LET/15


Optional subjects VI credits Term Val. Area Scientific sector
04536 - ARAB LANGUAGE 2 SPALLINO (PA)SPALLINO PATRIZIA 6.0 1 V C L-OR/12
04724 - SPANISH LANGUAGE 2 6.0 1 V C L-LIN/07
04527 - ALBANIAN LANGUAGE 2 GURGA (RU)GURGA GEZIM 6.0 2 V C L-LIN/18
04671 - FRENCH LANGUAGE 2 ARLOTTA (PC)ARLOTTA IVAN 6.0 2 V C L-LIN/04
04742 - GERMAN LANGUAGE 2 TUCCI (RU)TUCCI FRANCESCA 6.0 2 V C L-LIN/14


Explaination
Term Term/Semester
Val. Valutation: V = mark in 30/30, G = note
(*) Teaching attended in english
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