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080104 SE Seminar: From the Byzantine Exarchate to the Leading Maritime Power of the Mediterranean (2021S)

The Birth and Rise of Venice up to the Fall of Constantinople in 1453, as portrayed in its Art and Architecture

Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 20 participants
Language: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

The seminar will begin on 9.3. 2021 with an introduction and distribution of topics.
Participants must be present at the block meeting of presentations scheduled for Friday, 18 June and Saturday, 19 June 2021.

Tuesday 09.03. 16:00 - 17:30 Digital
Tuesday 16.03. 16:00 - 17:30 Digital
Tuesday 23.03. 16:00 - 17:30 Digital
Tuesday 13.04. 16:00 - 17:30 Digital
Tuesday 20.04. 16:00 - 17:30 Digital
Tuesday 27.04. 16:00 - 17:30 Digital
Tuesday 04.05. 16:00 - 17:30 Digital
Tuesday 11.05. 16:00 - 17:30 Digital
Tuesday 18.05. 16:00 - 17:30 Digital
Tuesday 01.06. 16:00 - 17:30 Digital
Tuesday 08.06. 16:00 - 17:30 Digital
Tuesday 15.06. 16:00 - 17:30 Digital
Tuesday 22.06. 16:00 - 17:30 Digital
Tuesday 29.06. 16:00 - 17:30 Digital


Aims, contents and method of the course

Assessment and permitted materials

- active participation in discussions
- presentation and PowerPoint
- a Seminar paper of approx. 40,000 characters (text only)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Minimum requirements:
- Attendance. A written attest must be submitted in case of illness or family emergency.
- All course components mentioned above must be completed to receive a positive grade.
- Seminar paper: To ensure academic integrity, the course instructor reserves the right to invite students to a discussion that influences their grade and must be considered positive after the seminar paper has been submitted.

Examination topics

Reading list

Association in the course directory

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