History of the journalism (M) (2012/2013)

Course code
4S02373
Name of lecturer
Federica Bertagna
Coordinator
Federica Bertagna
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
M-STO/04 - CONTEMPORARY HISTORY
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
Semestrino IIA dal Feb 25, 2013 al Apr 20, 2013.

Lesson timetable

Semestrino IIA
Day Time Type Place Note
Thursday 3:40 PM - 5:20 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.2  
Thursday 5:20 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.4  
Friday 3:40 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.4  

Learning outcomes

Analize the mechanisms by which the newspapers contribute to the formation of the public opinion in an historical perspective

Syllabus

Requirements in advance: Good knowledge of Italian language (reading and speaking). Elementary knowledge of Modern European History

Course description: The newspapers from the origins to Internet: development of journalism, primarily in Italy, with attention to the economic, social and political forces which contributed to change the journalistic techniques and the newspaper functions

Texts:
- Giovanni Gozzini, Storia del giornalismo, Bruno Mondadori, 2000
- Giuseppe Farinelli et al., Storia del giornalismo italiano. Dalle origini ad oggi, Nuova edizione, UTET, 2004, only chapters 5, 6 and 7 of the 4th section (from p. 487 to p. 581)

Teaching method: Lessons

Assessment methods and criteria

Written test