Study-Unit Description

Study-Unit Description


CODE MAL1376

 
TITLE L-Editjar ta' Manuskritt Letterarju

 
LEVEL 01 - Year 1 in Modular Undergraduate Course

 
ECTS CREDITS 2

 
DEPARTMENT Maltese

 
DESCRIPTION Dan il-kors dwar l-editjar iħarreġ lill-istudenti fil-qari, fl-analiżi u fir-reviżjoni ta’ testi letterarji mislutin minn kotba ppubblikati jew ta' manuskritti mħejjijin apposta. Il-kors jiddiskuti liema huma dawk il-kwalitajiet li jeħtieġ editur tajjeb, u kif jagħraf il-merti mid-difetti ta’ test letterarju. Fuq kollox, il-kors jippreżenta l-għodod li editur għandu bżonn hu u jirrevedi test letterarju.

Il-kors jipprovdi dawk l-elementi lingwistiċi u letterarji li l-istudenti jeħtiġilhom jistħarrġu bir-reqqa għall-editjar ta’ test letterarju: is-sintassi, il-grammatika, l-organizzazzjoni tal-paragrafi, l-istil, il-vuċijiet użati, il-karatterizzazzjoni, il-plott u s-setting.

Għanijiet tal-Kors:

Dan il-kors għandu l-għan li:
- jippreżenta l-prinċipji bażiċi tal-editjar: sintassi, grammatika, organizzazzjoni tal-paragrafi;
- juri l-komponenti analiżżabbli tat-test letterarju: stil, karatterizzazzjoni, plott, setting, vuċi.

Kisbiet mit-Tagħlim:

1. Tagħlim:

Fi tmiem il-kors l-istudenti se jkunu kapaċi jagħraf żewġ kwalitajiet ta’ żbalji f’test letterarju: l-iżbalji żgħar ta’ natura sintattika u grammatikali u l-iżbalji f’livell iktar profond, ta’ natura strutturali u stilistika: il-karatterizzazzjoni, il-vuċi, il-plott, u l-istil, fost oħrajn.

2. Ħiliet:

Fi tmiem il-kors l-istudenti se jkunu kapaċi:
- jaqra b’mod aktar perċettiv;
- jissuġġerixxi modi kif wieħed jista’ jtejjeb test letterarju għall-pubblikazzjoni;
- jagħraf u japplika s-simboli użati fl-editjar.

Biblijografija:

Qari Bażiku:

- Fish, S. (2011) How to write a Sentence and how to read one. New York: HarperCollins.
- Graham, R. (2001) How to write Fiction and think about it. Gordonsville, US: Pelgrave.
- Mc Cormack, T. (2006) The Fiction Editor, The Novel, and The Novelist. New Jersey: Paul Dry Books.
- Scott Bell, J. (2008) Revision and Self-Edting. Cincinnati, US: Writer’s Digest BooKs.

Qari Supplimentari:

- Childs, P. (2001) Reading Fiction. Opening the Text. Basingstoke, GB: Pelgrave.
- Mullan, J. (2006) How Novels Work. Oxford, GB: Oxford University Press.
- Pamuk, O. (2010) The Naive and the Sentimentalist Novelist. Cambridge, US: Harvard University Press.

 
ADDITIONAL NOTES L-applikant irid ikollu r-rekwiżiti mitlubin mill-Kors sħiħ tad-Diploma, jiġifieri r-rekwiżiti mitlubin mir-Regolamenti għad-dħul fl-Università ta' Malta, kif ukoll il-grad C jew ogħla fil-Matrikola Avvanzata tal-Malti.

 
STUDY-UNIT TYPE Lecture

 
METHOD OF ASSESSMENT
Assessment Component/s Assessment Due Resit Availability Weighting
Assignment SEM2 Yes 100%

 
LECTURER/S Chris Gruppetta

 
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