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School of Human and Social Sciences and Cultural Heritage
Course unit
SUP3050683, A.A. 2017/18

Information concerning the students who enrolled in A.Y. 2015/16

Information on the course unit
Degree course 5 years single cycle degree in
IA1870, Degree course structure A.Y. 2011/12, A.Y. 2017/18
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Degree course track Common track
Number of ECTS credits allocated 8.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination SOCIOLOGY OF EDUCATION
Department of reference Department of Philosophy, Sociology, Education and Applied Psychology
E-Learning website
Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction Italian
Single Course unit The Course unit CANNOT be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit is available ONLY for students enrolled in PRIMARY TEACHER EDUCATION (Ord. 2011)

Teacher in charge SILVIA CARBONE

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Basic courses SPS/08 Sociology of Culture and Communication 8.0

Course unit organization
Period Second semester
Year 3rd Year
Teaching method frontal

Type of hours Credits Teaching
Hours of
Individual study
Lecture 8.0 60 140.0 No turn

Start of activities 26/02/2018
End of activities 01/06/2018
Show course schedule 2019/20 Reg.2017 course timetable

Examination board
Board From To Members of the board
7 2019/20 01/10/2019 30/11/2020 CARBONE SILVIA (Presidente)
FERRARO GILBERTO (Membro Effettivo)
6 2018/19 01/10/2018 30/11/2019 CARBONE SILVIA (Presidente)
FERRARO GILBERTO (Membro Effettivo)
5 2017/18 01/10/2017 30/11/2018 CARBONE SILVIA (Presidente)
FERRARO GILBERTO (Membro Effettivo)
4 2016/17 01/10/2016 30/11/2017 CARBONE SILVIA (Presidente)
FERRARO GILBERTO (Membro Effettivo)

Prerequisites: No prerequisite
Target skills and knowledge: The purpose of the course is to arouse the interest of students by showing them how the study of the sociology of education can be an important knowledge that can explain, understand and orient educational policies. It becomes fundamental in this respect the acquisition of basic concepts of delle'educazione sociology; the demonstration of knowing how to analyze and interpret the facts related to the size of socialization with special attention to specific problems connected with educational and training contexts
Examination methods: Written
Course unit contents: The course aims to provide students with the theoretical tools needed to analyze, through a sociological approach, the study and the evolution of society with particular reference to the roles and functions of education and socialization systems. Also attention will be paid to the problems connected to the definition of the teaching profession related to the need to present a more integrated and interdisciplinary teaching, and in the light of social changes.
Topics covered: What is dell'educazione- sociology classics and sociologico- Approach Teachers: role and training-Challenges of profession- The education system
Planned learning activities and teaching methods: Frontal lessons
Additional notes about suggested reading: The program consists of two compulsory core texts (A-B) and in a text chosen by the student among those listed (B)
Textbooks (and optional supplementary readings)
  • A1) Maccarini A., Lezioni di Sociologia dell’educazione. --: Cedam, 2012. Cerca nel catalogo
  • A2) Ribolzi L., Formare gli insegnanti. --: Carocci, 2004. Cerca nel catalogo
  • B1) B4) Colozzi I., Una indagine nelle scuole superiori della Provincia di Trento. --: Erickson, 2011.
  • B2) - Giovannini G, Palmas L.Q., Una scuola in comune. Esperienze scolastiche in contesti multietnici italiani. --: Fondazione Agnelli, 2002. Cerca nel catalogo
  • B3) Centorrino M., Bulli, pupe e videofonini. --: Bonanno Editore, 2008. Cerca nel catalogo
  • B4) Bourdie P., La riproduzione. Per una teoria dei sistemi di insegnamento. --: Guaraldi, 2006. Cerca nel catalogo