Reasoning, information and multimedia semiotics (m) (2010/2011)

Course code
4S02365
Credits
12
Coordinator
Ferdinando Luigi Marcolungo
Other available courses
Teaching is organised as follows:
Unit Credits Academic sector Period Academic staff
ARGOMENTAZIONE E INFORMAZIONE (M) II MODULO 6 M-FIL/01-THEORETICAL PHILOSOPHY Secondo semestre Ferdinando Luigi Marcolungo
SEMIOTICA MULTIMEDIALE (M) I MODULO 6 L-LIN/01-HISTORICAL AND GENERAL LINGUISTICS Primo semestre Denis Delfitto

Learning outcomes

Module: ARGOMENTAZIONE E INFORMAZIONE (M) II MODULO
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introducing to the models of reasoning with special reference to multimedial communication.


Module: SEMIOTICA MULTIMEDIALE (M) I MODULO
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This course aims at introducing the participants to the core properties of semiotic processes, with respect to both natural language and artificial languages

Syllabus

Module: ARGOMENTAZIONE E INFORMAZIONE (M) II MODULO
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Models of reasoning and the challenge of complexity: communication processes at the multimedial level.

Teaching methods: lectures and discussion.


Module: SEMIOTICA MULTIMEDIALE (M) I MODULO
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This course aims at introducing the participants to the core properties of semiotic processes, with respect to both natural language and artificial languages. Specific attention will be paid to the interface between semiotic and cognitive processes, to the notions of language and mind, to the computational theory of mind and to the relationship between grammar and meaning. Issues of meaning will be addressed at both sentence- and text-level.

Assessment methods and criteria

Module: ARGOMENTAZIONE E INFORMAZIONE (M) II MODULO
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Multiple-choice written exam, or an optional oral exam.


Module: SEMIOTICA MULTIMEDIALE (M) I MODULO
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Interview