History of the journalism (M) (2018/2019)

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. 2A dal Feb 18, 2019 al Mar 30, 2019.

Lesson timetable

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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

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
G. Gozzini Storia del giornalismo Bruno Mondadori 2011

Assessment methods and criteria

Written test (short essay questions)

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018