29424 - Seminars (1) (LM)

Course Unit Page

Academic Year 2018/2019

Course contents

In-depth study and discussions on the fundamentals of Theory of Significance, with the help of collective readings and meetings with experts.

Readings/Bibliography

The texts to be read will be recomended during the Seminar.

However, the following are essential and prepositional readings:

Saussure, F. de, Corso di Linguistica Generale, Roma-Bari, Laterza;

Hjelmslev, L., I fondamenti della teoria del linguaggio, Torino, Einaudi;

Greimas, A.J., Del Senso, Milano, Bompiani;

Marsciani, F., Ricerche Semiotiche (I e II), Bologna, Esculapio.

Teaching methods

Lectures. All along the course, discussing will be encouraged among students about the topics dealt with.

Assessment methods

Students will pass with a frequency of at least 7 lessons on 10.

In the case of more absences, additional readings will be agreed with the teacher to supplement the preparation.

Office hours

See the website of Francesco Marsciani