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090093 PRI Seminar for Master's Candidates Latin (2013W)

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 9 - Altertumswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work

This course is taught bi-lingually (German and English) to accommodate those with both passive and active knowledge of either language. It is regularly taught using SKYPE to conference in those doctoral participants who are in the USA.


max. 10 participants
Language: German



Currently no class schedule is known.


Aims, contents and method of the course

The content of the course is determined by the research interests of the participants. These currently fall largely in Latin Late Antiquity, e.g. Augustine, Paulinus of Périgueux, Jerome, Claudius Marius Victor, and Ammianus Marcellinus.

Assessment and permitted materials

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

Every week differs. Participants (Masters candidates and Doctorands) take turns presenting their research and receiving feedback from their colleagues. Relevant scholarship is discussed. Difficult passages translated and commented together. Students are also coached on presenting scholarly work at conferences and are likely to have the opportunity to do so. Students' drafts are edited and commented upon by the instructor.

Reading list


Association in the course directory

C6; D6

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