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090131 EX Study Trip (2015S)

9.00 ECTS (4.00 SWS), SPL 9 - Altertumswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work

Field trip (including meetings before and after the excursion) to the historic sites of the Republic of Armenia, with special emphasis on the medieval period and the relations between Byzantium and Armenia.
Participation in the VO 'Armenische Geschichte', Dr. Preiser-Kapeller
and in the VO 'Armenien', Prof. Dr. Theis (Kunstgeschichte) is highly recommended.


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


max. 18 participants
Language: German



Currently no class schedule is known.


Aims, contents and method of the course

First planning meeting, 6. 3., 14.00-16.00, Hörsaal, Byzantinistik und Neogräzistik
Second planning meeting, 24. 4., 14.00-16.00, Hörsaal, Byzantinistik und Neogräzistik
Excursion, probably during first half of Mai
Final meeting (mini-conference), 19. 6., 9.00-16.00, Hörsaal, Byzantinistik und Neogräzistik
Participation in all these events is mandatory.

Assessment and permitted materials

Handout (15%), oral participation (25%), oral presentation during the field trip (30%), oral presentation during the mini-conference after the trip (30%)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Exploration of the influence of Byzantine culture on the Caucasus region.

Examination topics

Independent high-level student research on objects of material culture in the course of visits to excavation sites, churches and monasteries and museums.

Reading list

will be communicated during the course

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Mo 07.09.2020 15:31