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  • Programme type Laurea Magistrale (Second cycle degree/Two year Master - 120 ECTS)
  • Place of teaching Bologna
  • Language Italian
  • Type of access Open access with assessment of personal competencies
  • Degree Programme Class LM-92 - Communication
  • Degree Programme Director Francesco Mazzucchelli
  • Department Philosophy - FILO
  • Learning activities Course structure diagram

Programme aims

The 1st cycle degree programme in Semiotics helps to acquire in-depth knowledge of the most significant languages and sign systems used in the contemporary communication world and cultural industry. The curriculum includes course units divided into three main areas: (1) general theory, allowing students to apply the fundamental theories and concepts of generative and interpretative semiotics to contemporary social and cultural processes, as well as the fundamental theories and concepts of the philosophy of language, the philosophy of mind and contemporary linguistics to languages; … Read more

Admission requirements

Candidates for the 2nd cycle degree programme in Semiotics shall meet the curricular requirements and must pass a test to assess their personal competencies and skills. CURRICULAR REQUIREMENTS Candidates must have a 1st cycle degree or other suitable qualification obtained abroad in one of the classes listed in the degree programme teaching regulations. They must also have obtained credits in the subject areas indicated in the admission requirements established for the programme in the degree programme teaching regulations. ASSESSMENT OF PERSONAL COMPETENCES AND SKILLS … Read more