Basic knowledge of latin language.
The oral exam consists of questions of 3 kinds:
- romance linguistics;
- translation and analysis of a text being part of the program;
Knowledge of the origins of the romance languages (Portuguese, Spanish, Catalan, Occitan, Franco-
Provencal, French, Sardinian, Italian, Rumanian) when they separate from Latin, and of the first texts composed in these languages.
Introduction to Romance Philology. Transition vulgar Latin - romance languages:
linguistics, historical and cultural aspects. The oldest Romance texts.
The critical edition.
Attending Students: didactic materials will be provided by the lecturer.
Non‐attending students program: L. Renzi-A. Andreose, "Manuale di linguistica e filologia romanza", Bologna, Il Mulino.
Front lessons: introduction to compared romance linguistics. Reading, translation of romance medieval texts, applied activities.
Availability of supporting material and bibliographic references also in a foreign language to incoming students.