History of the journalism (M) (2014/2015)

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 23, 2015 al Apr 18, 2015.

Lesson timetable

Semestrino IIA
Day Time Type Place Note
Thursday 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.3  
Friday 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.3  

Learning outcomes

Provide the students with the tools to analyze 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). Elementary knowledge of Early Modern and 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 factors which contributed to change the journalistic techniques, the profession of journalist and the newspaper functions

Teaching method: Lessons; seminars

Texts (attending students):
1. Giovanni Gozzini, Storia del giornalismo, Bruno Mondadori, Milano, nuova edizione 2011

Texts (not attending students):
1. Giovanni Gozzini, Storia del giornalismo, Bruno Mondadori, Milano, nuova edizione 2011
2. Oliviero Bergamini, Specchi di guerra. Giornalismo e conflitti armati da Napoleone a oggi, Laterza, Roma-Bari, 2009

Assessment methods and criteria

Written test