Intercultural journalism and multimediality (m) (2013/2014)

Course code
4S000887
Name of lecturer
Maurizio Corte
Coordinator
Maurizio Corte
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
M-PED/01 - PEDAGOGY, THEORIES OF EDUCATION AND SOCIAL EDUCATION
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
II semestrino A, II semestrino B

Lesson timetable

II semestrino A
Day Time Type Place Note
Thursday 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM lesson Lecture Hall T.3  
Friday 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM lesson Lecture Hall 1.1  
II semestrino B
Day Time Type Place Note
Thursday 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM lesson Lecture Hall T.3  
Friday 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM lesson Lecture Hall 1.1  

Learning outcomes

Theorical fondaments and tecnical ability of intercultural journalism

Syllabus

Pre-requisites: high competence in Italian language; awareness of social themes and the intercultural dialogue; interest in newspaper analysis, journalism and multimedia in a multicultural society.

Course: analysis of journalist textes about cultural diversity; intercultural media relations in a press office; web writing for intercultural communication.

Reference texts:
a) M. Corte, Giornalismo interculturale e comunicazione in una società pluralistica. La sfida educativa dei media nell'età digitale, Cedam, Padova, 2014.
b) D. Chieffi, Online media relations, Gruppo 24 Ore, Milano, 2011
c) M. Bertoli, Web marketing per le PMI, Hoepli, Milano, 2012
d) D. Carnegie, Come trattare gli altri e farseli amici nell'era digitale, Bompiani, Milano, 2013

Film and videos:
- "Un bacio appassionato" (Ken Loach, 2004, anche in streaming sul web)
- "La sposa promessa" (Rama Burshtein, 2012, anche in streaming sul web)
- Ted Conference: "Chimamanda Adichi: The danger of a single story" (www.ted.com)

Assessment methods and criteria

Written text. Students who do not attend the course are recommended contact the teacher: maurizio.corte(at)univr.it