Comparative History of Classical Languages (p) (2006/2007)

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Course code
4S01209
Name of lecturer
Paola Cotticelli
Number of ECTS credits allocated
3
Other available courses
Academic sector
L-LIN/01 - HISTORICAL AND GENERAL LINGUISTICS
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
2nd semester dal Feb 19, 2007 al Jun 1, 2007.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

The course aims at investigating the reconstruction of a proto-language and some archaic texts through the introduction of specific texts and issues concerning the Indo-European culture. The course is also connected to those curricula that are linked to Greek and Latin language, as well as to the Glottology course.

Syllabus

Contents of the course: From Anatolia to the greek world, between the II and I millennium BC: Hattusa, Troy, Knossos. Reading, exam and linguistic comment of texts from the Hittite, Greek-archaic and Mycenaean literature in a comparative perspective.

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral interview

Teaching aids

Documents