Lab: Globalization and environmental crisis: Communication at the time of the Anthropocene

A.Y. 2020/2021
3
Max ECTS
20
Overall hours
SSD
SPS/08
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
Undefined
Expected learning outcomes
Undefined
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Lesson period
Third trimester
In case of health emergency, the workshop will be held online in the platform Teams. The programme and the materials will be the same. Details will be communicated by email to all the attending students.
Course syllabus
The workshop deals with the issues of the Anthropocene, environmental crisis, climate change and their effects at both systemic level and everyday life. The workshop will discuss how these topics are presented in the media. The programme includes practical exercises on case studies and a reading list of articles.
Prerequisites for admission
The student should have basic knowledge in the field of general sociology.
Teaching methods
In the workshop the lesson will be supported by slides. The workshop includes discussions and working papers. The student will be invited to choose specific topics of study.
Teaching Resources
The workshop takes into consideration different ways of communicating environmental crisis: mass media, scientific journalism, fake news, fiction. The reading list will be announced at the beginning of the workshop.
Assessment methods and Criteria
Training and attending will be verified with a working paper.
SPS/08 - SOCIOLOGY OF CULTURE AND COMMUNICATION - University credits: 3
Laboratories: 20 hours