SOCIOLOGIA DEI PROCESSI CULTURALI E COMUNICATIVI

SPS/08 - 9 CFU - 1° Semester

Teaching Staff

DAVIDE BENNATO
Email: dbennato@unict.it
Office: Monastero dei Benedettini, Piazza Dante 23
Phone: 095/7102264
Office Hours: Lunedì 16.00-18.00, Mercoledì 16.00-18.00


Course Structure

The course takes place essentially in the form of the frontal lesson, with extensive use of tools for student involvement: questions for the verification of concepts, collective discussion of crucial cases, digital tools for involvement and participation



Detailed Course Content

Mass communication theories, technological and sociological characteristics of digital media, main authors and concepts of the Sociology of cultural and communication processes, multidisciplinary analysis of a TV series with technological content



Textbook Information

MODULE A - Communication theories from mass media to social media

S. Bentivegna, G. Boccia Artieri, Le teorie delle comunicazioni di massa e la sfida digitale, Roma-Bari, , Laterza, 2019, pp.263.

D. Bennato, Sociologia dei media digitali, Roma-Bari, , Laterza, 2011, pp.192.

 

MODULE B - The social processes underlying the contemporary culture

S. Piccone Stella, L. Salmieri, Il gioco della cultura, Roma, Carocci, 2012, pp.370




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