Learning outcomes of the course unit
The aim of the course is to supply the students with the necessary dates to get accustomed with the main features of the Germanic languages.
Knowledge of at least one germanic Language, especially of German.
Course contents summary
outline of germanic comparative philology, especcially about their old form.
Ideally the program should embrace all aspects of the grammatical structure of the germanic Language, inclused that of names and verbs.
Saibene-buzzoni, manuale di linguistica germanica, cisalpino 2006 and later editions, besides 2Medioevo volgare germanico2 by M.Battaglia, Pisa University Press, 2014.
Frontal lectures, with the help of photostats.
Assessment methods and criteria
While teaching one can also ask about some aspects of the subject.
While teaching one might resort to other branches oif the compatarive philology,too, in order to get the students to have a better overlook.