Bachelor's degree in Speech and Language Therapy (to qualify as a speech and language therapist)

Philosophy and Theory of Language (2020/2021)

Course code
4S000167
Credits
5

Teaching is organised as follows:
Unit Credits Academic sector Period Academic staff
PSICOLOGIA DELL'ETA' EVOLUTIVA 2 M-PSI/04-DEVELOPMENTAL AND EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY LOGO 2^ anno - 1^semestre Marinella Majorano
PSICOLOGIA COGNITIVA DEL LINGUAGGIO 2 M-PSI/01-GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY LOGO 2^ anno - 1^semestre Massimo Girelli
PSICOLINGUISTICA 1 M-PSI/01-GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY LOGO 2^ anno - 1^semestre Massimo Girelli

Learning outcomes

PSYCHOLINGUISTIC MODULE Educational objectives: Language Learning and Languages ​​Neural Bases of the Language Congenital Deficit of the Deficit Language Language Acquisitions COGNITIVE LANGUAGE PSYCHOLOGY MODULE Educational objectives: Study of Human Language Oral and written comprehension Oral and written production MODULE OF EVOLUTIONARY ETHICS PSYCHOLOGY Training objectives: The course is aimed at understanding and deepening the principles and methods of investigation of developmental psychology. The student will be offered 1) knowledge of the main theories underlying psychological development reading models, 2) the characteristics of development processes within the different psychological domains, 3) the development of these processes within the different evolutionary phases of the child, from neonatal to adolescent, 4) the critical knowledge of the complex relationship existing between individual components (nature) and environmental components (nurture) and the role played by protection factors and risk indicators for the analysis of individual differences. At the end of the course the student must demonstrate to have acquired full mastery in the theoretical and critical and autonomous capacity to contextualize it in crucial questions related to development processes.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Schaffer, H.R. Psicologia dello sviluppo: Un'introduzione. Milano: Cortina editore 2008
C. CACCIARI Psicologia del linguaggio Il Mulino: Bologna 2011 8815110402




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