History of the Ancient Near East (i+p) - I MODULO PARTE (I) (2010/2011)

Course code
4S02202
Name of lecturer
Simonetta Ponchia
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
L-OR/01 - HISTORY OF ANCIENT NEAR EAST
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Primo semestre dal Oct 4, 2010 al Jan 22, 2011.

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Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

knowledge of the stages of the civilization, geographic areas and major historical events of the ancient Near East, knowledge of the main historical sources concerning the periods treated and of the methods for their analysis; knowledge of the main and recent approaches to the study of the ancient Near East and of basic bibliography.

Syllabus

Required: general historical and linguistic competence

Programme: History of Mesopotamia, Syria, the Levant and Anatolia from Neolithic to pre-classical Iron Age

Teaching methods: lectures, guided analysis of documents in translation. Attendance is strongly recommended and students unable to attend are invited to consult the teacher for defining the programme.

Assessment methods and criteria

oral exam