General Linguistics (M) (2008/2009)

Course code
4S02265
Name of lecturer
Giorgio Graffi
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
L-LIN/01 - HISTORICAL AND GENERAL LINGUISTICS
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Primo semestre dal Sep 29, 2008 al Jan 17, 2009.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

The course aims at deepening some basic topics of theoretical linguistics (nature of human language, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics), also seen in a historical perspective.

Syllabus

Language as a mental capacity and as a means of communication: current debate and its historical roots.

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exmination