Roman History (i) (2012/2013)

Course code
4S01244
Name of lecturer
Attilio Mastrocinque
Coordinator
Attilio Mastrocinque
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
L-ANT/03 - ROMAN HISTORY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
semestrino IA dal Oct 1, 2012 al Nov 21, 2012.

Lesson timetable

semestrino IA
Day Time Type Place Note
Wednesday 5:20 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.4  
Thursday 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM lesson Lecture Hall T.4  
Thursday 5:20 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.4  

Learning outcomes

knowledge of the main topics of Roman history

Syllabus

Previous studies: knowledge of ancient history at school level.

Subject of the course: The divinization of Roman Emperors

Texts to be read: 1) Svetonius, Lives of the Twelve Caesars
2) the passages that will be studied during the course
3) A.Mastrocinque, Storia Romana, Bologna, Patron, 2006, or A. Momigliano, Manuale di storia romana, a cura di A. Mastrocinque, Torino, UTET, 2011.
An historical atlas is recommended.

Didactic method: normal lessons will be held, the discussed passages will be given (also in translation) to the students. Students who are unable to attend the lessons will find them in mp3 format, texts, and images on the e-learning platform of the University.

Assessment methods and criteria

oral exam