Universität Wien FIND

090050 UE Exercise Course Medieval and New Latin (2019W)

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 9 - Altertumswissenschaften
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



MIttwoch, 16.45-18.15, Arbeitszimmer Prof. Heil
1. Termin: 09.10.2019


Aims, contents and method of the course

Translation and interpretation of selected passages of the vita of Muhammad written in prose by Eulogius of Cordoba (9th century) and the two vitae written in verse by Embricho of Mainz and Walter of Compiègne (12th century)

Assessment and permitted materials

regular participation; at the end a short colloquim about the contents of the lecture

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

good knowledge in Latin

Examination topics

all we talked about

Reading list

J. Yolles-J. Weiss, Medieval Latin Lives oif Muhammad, Cambridge Mass. 2018

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Tu 01.10.2019 09:47