History of Greek and Roman world (m) (2009/2010)

Course code
4S02263
Credits
12
Coordinator
Attilio Mastrocinque
Other available courses
Other available courses
Other available courses
Teaching is organised as follows:
Unit Credits Academic sector Period Academic staff
I MODULO: EPIGRAFIA GRECA (M) 6 L-ANT/02-GREEK HISTORY II semestre Luisa Prandi
II MODULO: STORIA ECONOMICA E SOCIALE DEL MONDO ANTICO (M) 6 L-ANT/03-ROMAN HISTORY II semestre Attilio Mastrocinque
Alfredo Buonopane

Learning outcomes

Module: II MODULO: STORIA ECONOMICA E SOCIALE DEL MONDO ANTICO (M)
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knowledge of the main topics of Roman history


Module: I MODULO: EPIGRAFIA GRECA (M)
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Basic skills of reading and interpreting epigraphic evidence in ancient Greek world

Syllabus

Module: II MODULO: STORIA ECONOMICA E SOCIALE DEL MONDO ANTICO (M)
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Previous studies: knowledge of ancient history at school level.

Subject of the course: Ideology and politics of Augustus and the Julio-Claudian dynasty

Texts to be read:
F. Cenerini, Dive e donne. Mogli, madri, figlie e sorelle degli imperatori romani, Angelini editore, Imola (Bologna), 2009
Svetonius, Life of Augustus (an edition with commentary);
Res gestae divi Augusti;
the passages and the inscriptions that will be studied during the course
P.Zanker, Augusto e il potere delle immagini, Bari, Laterza 1989
F. Cenerini, Dive e donne. Mogli, madri, figlie e sorelle degli imperatori romani, Imola (Bologna), Angelini editore 2009
An historical atlas is recommended.

Didactic method: normal lessons will be held, the discussed passages will be given (also in translation) to the students


Module: I MODULO: EPIGRAFIA GRECA (M)
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Prerequisites: Good knowledge of ancient Greek and Latin language

Contents of the course: Main topics in the field of Greek epigraphic documents; a choice of inscriptions will be read and commented.

Methods: Frontal lessons

Assessment methods and criteria

Module: II MODULO: STORIA ECONOMICA E SOCIALE DEL MONDO ANTICO (M)
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oral exam


Module: I MODULO: EPIGRAFIA GRECA (M)
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oral exam