History of the journalism (M) (2016/2017)

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
Sem. IIA, Sem. IIB

Lesson timetable

Sem. IIA

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Sem. IIB
Day Time Type Place Note
Thursday 4:50 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall Aula D4-Olimpia  
Friday 4:50 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall Aula D4-Olimpia  

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, 2011
2. Marco Pratellesi, New Journalism. Dalla crisi della stampa al giornalismo di tutti, Università Bruno Mondadori, 2013 (the chapters to study will be indicated during the course)

Texts (not attending students):
1. Giovanni Gozzini, Storia del giornalismo, Bruno Mondadori, Milano, 2011
2. Marco Pratellesi, New Journalism. Dalla crisi della stampa al giornalismo di tutti, Università Bruno Mondadori, 2013

Assessment methods and criteria

Written test

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017