Intercultural journalism and multimediality (m) (2017/2018)

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
First half of Semester 2 , Second half of Semester 2

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

Theorical fondaments and tecnical ability of Intercultural Journalism. Two topics: media and immigration; crime and justice in the media.

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 content: analysis of journalist texts about cultural diversity; critical analysis of a criminal case and its depiction through the media.

Reference texts:
a) M.Corte, "Giornalismo interculturale e comunicazione nell'era del digitale. Il ruolo dei media in una società pluralistica", Cedam, Padova, 2014
b) L. Baccaro - M.Corte, "Il biondino della spider rossa. Crimine, giustizia e media", 2018. It will be available since May 7th, 2018
c) AA.VV., "Cara adozione", ItaliaAdozioni, Milano, 2016. You can find this book only in this website: www.italiaadozioni.it or writing an email to: roberta.cellore@tiscali.it

Other discretionary texts:
M. Wolf, Teorie delle comunicazioni di massa, Bompiani, Milano, 2001
M. Milani, A scuola di competenze interculturali, FrancoAngeli, Milano, 2017
Special guests:
- Giulia Bezzi, SEO specialist e webcontent
- Paolo Errico, amministratore di Maxfone. His topic: webmonitoring
- Gabriele Colleoni, vice-editor of Giornale di Brescia
- Laura Baccaro, psichologyst and criminologist
- Cristina Martini, researcher about media and violence against women
- Elena Guerra, journalist
- Sara Mauroner, journalist
- Alessio Pisanò, journalist

Documents and exercises about this course are available on the e-learning platform of the university.
The teacher's website: www.corte.media
The teacher's Twitter account: @cortemf
The teacher's Linkedin account: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mauriziocorte/

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Maurizio Corte Giornalismo Interculturale e Comunicazione nell'era del digitale (Edizione 1) Cedam 2014 Testo sul Giornalismo Interculturale

Assessment methods and criteria

A written test or a multimedia project. Please have a look to the e-learning platform.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018