Linguistic categories analysis and models (2013/2014)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
4S02584
Name of lecturer
Denis Delfitto
Coordinator
Denis Delfitto
Number of ECTS credits allocated
9
Academic sector
L-LIN/01 - HISTORICAL AND GENERAL LINGUISTICS
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
I semestrino A, I semestrino B

Lesson timetable

I semestrino A
Day Time Type Place Note
Tuesday 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM lesson Room Aula Daneloni  
Wednesday 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM lesson Room Aula Daneloni  
Thursday 3:40 PM - 5:20 PM lesson Room Aula Daneloni  
I semestrino B
Day Time Type Place Note
Tuesday 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM lesson Room Aula Daneloni  
Wednesday 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM lesson Room Aula Daneloni  
Thursday 3:40 PM - 5:20 PM lesson Room Aula Daneloni  

Learning outcomes

This course can be conceived of as an introduction to the problem of meaning in natural language. The topics addressed will be the following: 1. Lexical meaning and compositional meaning; 2. Grammar and logic; 3. Elements of first-order logic; 4. Nominal and verbal quantification; 5. Grammar and meaning; 6. Meaning and context; 7. Meaning and thought.

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exam

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