Studies

199-1994    Bachelor’s Degree (B.A.) in Italian language and literature, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.

1994-1997    Master of Science (M.Sc.) in the Sciences of Language and Communication of the Interdepartmental Postgraduate Programme of the French, German and Italian language and literature departments at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.Area of specialization: Didactics of languages. Thesis title: ‘Semiotics and textbooks. The concepts of space and time in primary school textbooks’. Supervising professor: A.-F. Lagopoulos.

1998-2002    Doctorate (Ph.D.) in the Sciences and Technologies of Language and Communication of the Interdepartmental Postgraduate Studies Programme of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. Participating AUTH departments: French Language and Literature, German Language and Literature, Italian Language and Literature, Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering. Thesis title: ‘Semiotic analysis of learning materials: the presentation of cultural characteristics in Italian textbooks. Supervising professor: A.-F. Lagopoulos.