Universität Wien FIND

180096 VO M-04 Greek Terminology (2019W)

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 18 - Philosophie

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Language: German

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Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 08.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 7 Hauptgebäude, Hochparterre, Stiege 7
Tuesday 15.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 7 Hauptgebäude, Hochparterre, Stiege 7
Tuesday 22.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 7 Hauptgebäude, Hochparterre, Stiege 7
Tuesday 29.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 7 Hauptgebäude, Hochparterre, Stiege 7
Tuesday 05.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 7 Hauptgebäude, Hochparterre, Stiege 7
Tuesday 12.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 7 Hauptgebäude, Hochparterre, Stiege 7
Tuesday 19.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 7 Hauptgebäude, Hochparterre, Stiege 7
Tuesday 26.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 7 Hauptgebäude, Hochparterre, Stiege 7
Tuesday 03.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 7 Hauptgebäude, Hochparterre, Stiege 7
Tuesday 10.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 7 Hauptgebäude, Hochparterre, Stiege 7
Tuesday 07.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 7 Hauptgebäude, Hochparterre, Stiege 7
Tuesday 14.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 7 Hauptgebäude, Hochparterre, Stiege 7
Tuesday 21.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 7 Hauptgebäude, Hochparterre, Stiege 7
Tuesday 28.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 7 Hauptgebäude, Hochparterre, Stiege 7

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Aims, contents and method of the course

The students of the class will be introduced to the history of Greek language and will be acquainted with the Greek alphabet. Then we will plunge into philosophical terminology from all areas of ancient philosophy, such as ethics, logic, physics, metaphysics, psychology). We will also deal with some important grammatical phenomena. We will read short passages mainly from the Presocratics, from Plato and Aristotle and will discuss some of the philosophical concepts present in them. Students will also be introduced to the basic tools for the study of the Greek philosophical works, such as dictionaries, translations, and grammars.

Assessment and permitted materials

written exam (transcription of Greek words, commentary on philosophical terms, translation of short phrases)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

We will reach the point to read short philosophical texts with the grammar explained and the necessary vocabulary provided. The active participation of students will be encouraged.

Examination topics

Texts and philosophical terms presented in class.

Reading list

Dunschirn, A., Griechisch für das Philosophiestudium, Wien 2013 (2. Auflage)
Horn, C. - Rapp, C. (Hg.), Wörterbuch der antiken Philosophie, München 2002
Moore, R., Comparative Greek and Latin Syntax, London 1952
Peters, F. E., Greek Philosophical Terms, N. York 1967
Urmson, J. O., The Greek Philosophical Vocabulary, London 1990

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