History of the Ancient Near East (s) (2007/2008)

Course not running

Course code
4S01486
Name of lecturer
Simonetta Ponchia
Number of ECTS credits allocated
3
Academic sector
L-OR/01 - HISTORY OF ANCIENT NEAR EAST
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
II semestre dal Feb 18, 2008 al May 31, 2008.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

deep knowledge of a sector of historical documentation referred to Mesopotamia; knowledge of the methodologies of analysis of written sources and main problems of historical interpretations.

Syllabus

Contents of the course: power and literature in Mesopotamia; analysis of the figure of the king and the hero in the; development of literary genres.

Assessment methods and criteria

oral exam