|CREDITS||1 credit during the 1st year of 9282 SPEECH-LANGUAGE DISORDERS (L/SNT2) GENOVA|
|SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR||L-LIN/01|
|TEACHING LOCATION||GENOVA (SPEECH-LANGUAGE DISORDERS)|
|MODULES||This unit is a module of:|
As a branch of linguistics, semantics and lexicology examine the concept of meaning in the language and the structure of the lexicon, respectively.
Students will learn the concept of meaning and its implications, lexicon and lexicon structure.
Students will be asked to know:
Semantics and semantic theories. Structural and cognitive semantics. Synthagmatics and paradigmatics in semantic relationship. Componential Analysis: results and shortcomings of a theory. Different kinds of meaning. The non – literal meaning. Acquisition of a non- literal skill: idioms and acquisition. Lexicon and its analysis categories.
Students will be given a handout at the end of the course.
MARIA LAURA INGLESE (President)
MARIA GRAZIA SANTORO
FILIPPO DOMANESCHI (President and Coordinator of Integrated Course)
The exam will focus on the content of the lectures and the way students succeed in mastering learnings and notions.
Being this a multi-module course, students who fail to pass a single exam are due to repeat the whole set of exams.