Universität Wien

090098 SE Individual and Community in Byzantine Political Thoughts (2020S)

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

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

Details

max. 10 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 10.03. 16:00 - 17:30 Seminarraum Augasse, UZA Augasse 2-6, 5.Stock Kern B SR5.45
Tuesday 24.03. 16:00 - 17:30 Seminarraum Augasse, UZA Augasse 2-6, 5.Stock Kern B SR5.45
Tuesday 31.03. 16:00 - 19:00 Seminarraum Augasse, UZA Augasse 2-6, 5.Stock Kern B SR5.45
Tuesday 21.04. 16:00 - 17:30 Seminarraum Augasse, UZA Augasse 2-6, 5.Stock Kern B SR5.45
Tuesday 28.04. 16:00 - 17:30 Seminarraum Augasse, UZA Augasse 2-6, 5.Stock Kern B SR5.45
Tuesday 12.05. 16:00 - 17:30 Seminarraum Augasse, UZA Augasse 2-6, 5.Stock Kern B SR5.45
Tuesday 19.05. 16:00 - 17:30 Seminarraum Augasse, UZA Augasse 2-6, 5.Stock Kern B SR5.45
Tuesday 09.06. 16:00 - 17:30 Seminarraum Augasse, UZA Augasse 2-6, 5.Stock Kern B SR5.45
Tuesday 16.06. 16:00 - 17:30 Seminarraum Augasse, UZA Augasse 2-6, 5.Stock Kern B SR5.45
Tuesday 30.06. 16:00 - 17:30 Seminarraum Augasse, UZA Augasse 2-6, 5.Stock Kern B SR5.45

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Content: Texts of various genres that deal with the individual and community; the larger social, political and cultural frameworks within which these views are articulated and the roles of individual and community are enacted.

Aims, Methods: Identification of relevant sources; critical analysis of the sources; contextualization through consultation and discussion of additional sources and relevant scholarship.

Assessment and permitted materials

Type of Examination: Active participation in class discussion on the basis of the assigned readings (40%); oral presentation (20%); written essay (40%), based on a topic that the student develops in dialogue with the instructor.
Participation at each class meeting is mandatory. In cases of unavoidable absence, the instructor must be informed ahead of time.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Minimum Requirements: Familiarity with the course content; oral presentation; written essay.

Examination topics

Content of the Examination: Course readings and class discussions, students’ own research.

Reading list


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