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141125 SE Sumerian Seminar (2021S)

The Myth of "Enki and the World Order"

Continuous assessment of course work

Voraussetzungen: für AO-11/1: AO-2 und AO-4, für AO-11/2: AO-6 sowie AO-2 oder AO-4 je nach gewählter Sprache, für AO-12/2: AO-4


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


max. 5 participants
Language: German



Das Semester ist derzeit digital geplant.
Di 16:45-18:15
Beginn: 09.03.2021


Aims, contents and method of the course

The course will deal with the Sumerian myth "Enki and the World Order". We will real selected passages of the text; students will present short papers (15 min) on pertinent topics

Assessment and permitted materials

Minimal requirements for receving a pass grade: active participation in class (preparation of the texts to be read, participation in the discussions); oral presentation and, for BA Seminars with a (BA-)thesis and for MA seminars, writing of Seminar paper (or BA thesis, including reaction on feedback), in accordance with the indications given in class and in accordance with the rules of best scientific practice.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Participation is mandatory, three classes can be missed.

Key for grading:
Every single contribution is evaluated separately. Active regular participation in class (text reading) contributes to the final grade by 50% (80% in BA seminars without seminar paper), the oral presentation contributes by 20%, and, if required, the seminar paper (or BA thesis), with reaction to feedback, by 30%.

Examination topics

papers on selected topics, readings of texts in class

Reading list

will be presented in class / on moodle

Association in the course directory

BA: AO-11/1, AO-11/2, AO-12/2; MA-AO

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