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140051 PS Sumerian Reading I: Sumerian Votive Inscriptions (2018W)

Continuous assessment of course work

Voraussetzung: AO-4

Details

max. 12 participants
Language: German

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Wednesday 10.10. 11:00 - 12:30 Seminarraum Assyrica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-22
Wednesday 17.10. 11:00 - 12:30 Seminarraum Assyrica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-22
Wednesday 24.10. 11:00 - 12:30 Seminarraum Assyrica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-22
Wednesday 31.10. 11:00 - 12:30 Seminarraum Assyrica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-22
Wednesday 07.11. 11:00 - 12:30 Seminarraum Assyrica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-22
Wednesday 14.11. 11:00 - 12:30 Seminarraum Assyrica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-22
Wednesday 21.11. 11:00 - 12:30 Seminarraum Assyrica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-22
Wednesday 28.11. 11:00 - 12:30 Seminarraum Assyrica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-22
Wednesday 05.12. 11:00 - 12:30 Seminarraum Assyrica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-22
Wednesday 12.12. 11:00 - 12:30 Seminarraum Assyrica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-22
Wednesday 09.01. 11:00 - 12:30 Seminarraum Assyrica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-22
Wednesday 16.01. 11:00 - 12:30 Seminarraum Assyrica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-22
Wednesday 23.01. 11:00 - 12:30 Seminarraum Assyrica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-22
Wednesday 30.01. 11:00 - 12:30 Seminarraum Assyrica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-22

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

The course will deal with a selection of Sumerian votive inscriptions from various periods. Grammatical, paleographical and thematic issues will be discussed.
The course's aim is to improve the students' knowledge of Sumerian grammar and paleography, to improve their ability to transliterate Sumerian texts and translate them into a modern language, to enlarge their Sumerian vocabulary and to acquaint them with the most important research tools for working with Sumerian texts.

Assessment and permitted materials

The texts will be read in class; students are required to prepare for this and to be ready to partecipate actively in the discussions held in class.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

the evaluation will depend on the indivual preparation of the texts (transliteration, translation, grammatical analysis)and on the degree and quality of the individual participation in class discussions. Three lessons may be missed; appearing unprepared in class counts as a missed lesson.

Examination topics

the texts will be read in class; students are required to prepare for this and be ready to partecipate actively in the discussions held in class. Paleography and questions of Sumerian grammar will represent the focus of the discussion.

Reading list

will be presented in the first meeting of the class

Association in the course directory

AO-5

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