Degree course: 
Corso di First cycle degree in COMMUNICATION SCIENCES
Academic year when starting the degree: 
Academic year in which the course will be held: 
Course type: 
Supplementary compulsory subjects
Seat of the course: 
Varese - Università degli Studi dell'Insubria
Second semester
Standard lectures hours: 
Detail of lecture’s hours: 
Lesson (56 hours)


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The course aims to deepen the value of the educational dimension of communication analysed in different life contexts. In particular, at the end of the course students will be able to know the epistemological foundations of communication pedagogy, outline the reference models for the management of effective communication within the contexts of life and work, understand the communication dynamics relating to conflict management and analyse the communication strategies used in digital media.

The epistemological dimension of communication pedagogy.
The objectives of educational communication and its dimensions.
Educational communication in the school context
Communication in working groups and organisations
Digital media, online language and media education
Communication in the dialogic method for networking
Communication as a narrative method in adult education.

F. Colombo (2020), Ecologia dei media. Manifesto per una comunicazione gentile, Vita e Pensiero, Milano.
D. Buckingham (2020), Un manifesto per la media education, Mondadori Università, Milano.
S. Pasta (2018), Razzismi 2.0. Analisi socio-educativa dell’odio online, Scholé Morcelliana, Brescia (Capp. 3, 5 e 6).
Handout provided by the teacher and available in Teams


The course will focus on the presentation of topics based on a number of topical questions posed as case studies from which criteria and models of analysis and understanding will emerge. To this end, concept maps, graphic schemes, film sequences and short exercises will be used.