Spanish linguistics LM - PARTE II (2018/2019)

Course code
Name of lecturer
Renzo Miotti
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Academic sector
Language of instruction
Sem. 1B dal Nov 19, 2018 al Jan 12, 2019.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

On completion of this course, students should:
- Know the role of the established norm in current Spanish language and the institutions which regulate it nowadays,
- Be able to use the main online linguistic resources of the Spanish language: electronic dictionaries, encyclopaedias, and corpora.
- Use the main dictionaries of Spanish language


- Norms in current Spanish language
- Institutions which regulate the linguistic norm of Spanish and other languages
- The Spanish Royal Academy and the last changes in orthography
- The correct use of Spanish language in media
- Current Spanish dictionaries
- Online corpora and their uses in translation and lexicography

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
RAE / ASALE Diccionario panhispánico de dudas. In rete Madrid: Santillana 2005 Testo di consultazione.
BAJO PÉREZ, E. Diccionarios: introducción a la historia de la lexicografía del español Gijón: Trea 2000 TESTO OBBLIGATORIO. Le parti saranno indicate all'inizio del corso
HAENSCH, G. Los diccionarios del español en el umbral del siglo XXI: problemas actuales de lexicografía Salamanca: Universidad 2004 Testo di consultazione
FUNDÉU [Agencia EFE] Manual de español urgente Madrid: Cátedra 2008 Testo di consultazione
RAE / ASALE Nueva gramática de la lengua española Madrid: Espasa 2009 Testo di consultazione
RAE / ASALE Ortografía de la lengua española Madrid: Espasa 2010 Testo di consultazione

Assessment methods and criteria

The exam consists of a written test on theoretical and practical issues related to the course program, the bibliography and the didactic materials provided. Both the formulation of the questions and the answers will be made in Spanish language.
Students who cannot attend the lessons must get in touch with the professor.