Literary Culture and Media Studies

A.Y. 2016/2017
6
Max ECTS
40
Overall hours
SSD
L-FIL-LET/11
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The Unit 1 aims to provide some basic categories in order to understand the dynamics of the mass communication in a society where the traditional broadcasting media are deeply mixed with the so called "new media".
The Unit 2 aims to give the consciousness that movies work also as a reflection about look and vision, and must be thougt in the more general frame of the 20th Century visual culture.
Expected learning outcomes
At the end of the Unit 1, the student must be capable to understand and explain the basic dynamics of the network society and of the most important media, both from a socio-economic point of view and from the point of view of the communication modes.
At the conclusion of the Unit 2 the student will have acquired the necessary skills for understanding the creative and productive processes of the audiovisual language and the essential tools for a personal and conscious critical reading of the movie work.
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Responsible
Lesson period
Second semester
Teaching Unit 1
Course syllabus
From Mass-media Society to Network Society
Teaching Unit 2 (Theories and techniques of audiovisual communication)
Course syllabus
Theory and Techniques of the Audiovisual Language
Teaching Unit 1
L-FIL-LET/11 - CONTEMPORARY ITALIAN LITERATURE - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Professor: Turchetta Giovanni
Teaching Unit 2 (Theories and techniques of audiovisual communication)
L-FIL-LET/11 - CONTEMPORARY ITALIAN LITERATURE - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours