L-LIN/04 - 6 CFU - Annual Tuition

Teaching Staff


Learning Objectives

To develop communication skills by using integrated methods corresponding to the B1/ B2 levels of the Common European Framework through the use of realia (paper, audio, video).

To introduce and to analyze the different types of text for a presentation of progressive specificity of the discourse; To introduce the main theories of translation in order to develop an awareness on the practice of translation with the help of contrastive approaches.

Course Structure


Ongoing verification.

Detailed Course Content

A (4 CFU) - Phonetics, morphosyntax, the study of the Main irregular verbs and regular verbs, Tutorials receptive and productive skills (written and oral) of different types in order to reach the B1/ B2 level.

B (2 CFU) - Considerations on the translation: theories and practices through contrastive examples and exercises of graded difficulty

Textbook Information

A Language

Dominique Maingueneau, Analyser les textes de communcation, Paris, Colin, 2016

Silvie Poisson-Quinton, Reine Mimran, Michèle Matéo-Le Coadic, Grammaire expliquée du français, niveau intérmédiaire, CLE International, Paris, 2002

Silvie Poisson-Quinton, Reine Mimran, Michèle Matéo-Le Coadic, Grammaire expliquée du français, (excercices) niveau intermédiaire, CLE International, Paris, 2002

Marie N. Cocton, Saison 4 B2 (livre+cd audio+ cahier d’activités) Paris, Didier, 2015

Modulo B : Translation. Theories and practice

Mathieu Guidère, Introduction à la traductologie, Bruxelles, De Boeck, 2010 (capitoli :2/3/5/6)

Dossier with a selection of different text types including some examples on contrastive translation.


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All the books listed in the programs can be consulted in the Library and the dossier will be published on Studium

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