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degree courses
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degree courses
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degree courses
School of Human and Social Sciences and Cultural Heritage
LINGUISTICS
Course unit
PSYCHOLOGY OF LANGUAGE
SUP7078518, A.A. 2017/18

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Information on the course unit
Degree course Second cycle degree in
LINGUISTICS
LE0610, Degree course structure A.Y. 2008/09, A.Y. 2017/18
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Number of ECTS credits allocated 6.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination PSYCHOLOGY OF LANGUAGE
Department of reference Department of Linguistic and Literary Studies
E-Learning website https://elearning.unipd.it/scienzeumane/course/view.php?idnumber=2017-LE0610-000ZZ-2017-SUP7078518-N0
Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction Italian
Branch PADOVA
Single Course unit The Course unit can be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit can be chosen as Optional Course unit

Lecturers
Teacher in charge CLAUDIO MULATTI M-PSI/01

Mutuated
Course unit code Course unit name Teacher in charge Degree course code
LE03107034 PSYCHOLINGUISTICS CLAUDIO MULATTI IF0314

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Core courses M-PSI/01 General Psychology 6.0

Course unit organization
Period First semester
Year 1st Year
Teaching method frontal

Type of hours Credits Teaching
hours
Hours of
Individual study
Shifts
Lecture 6.0 42 108.0 No turn

Calendar
Start of activities 02/10/2017
End of activities 19/01/2018
Show course schedule 2019/20 Reg.2008 course timetable

Examination board
Board From To Members of the board
3 1920 01/10/2019 30/11/2020 MULATTI CLAUDIO (Presidente)
SEMENZA CARLO (Membro Effettivo)
BERTOCCI DAVIDE (Supplente)
POLETTO CECILIA (Supplente)
2 1819 01/10/2018 30/11/2019 MULATTI CLAUDIO (Presidente)
SEMENZA CARLO (Membro Effettivo)
BERTOCCI DAVIDE (Supplente)
POLETTO CECILIA (Supplente)
1 1718 01/10/2017 30/11/2018 MULATTI CLAUDIO (Presidente)
SEMENZA CARLO (Membro Effettivo)
BERTOCCI DAVIDE (Supplente)
POLETTO CECILIA (Supplente)

Syllabus
Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of cognitive psychology and methodology
Target skills and knowledge: The aim of the course is to introduce the student to the psychology of language. The course mostly regards the description of the processes underlying the comprehension and production of language. The psychology of reading will be discussed in detail.
Examination methods: The exam consists of a written test
Course unit contents: Phonetics and phonology. [Morphology]. The acquisition of language. Access to the mental lexicon: visual word recognition, auditory word recognition, word production. Access to the semantic system. Semantic memory: models. Semantic priming. [The perception and comprehension of sentences]. [Sentence production]. [The text]. [The pathology of language]. Language and cognitive processes. The psychology of reading.
Textbooks (and optional supplementary readings)
  • Cacciari, C., La psicologia del linguaggio. Bologna: Il Mulino, 2011. Obbligatorio per i non frequentanti Cerca nel catalogo
  • Scott-Phillips, Thom, Di' quello che hai in mente. Roma: Carocci, 2017. Obbligatorio per i non frequentanti Cerca nel catalogo