Roman History (i+p) - II MODULO PARTE (P) (2014/2015)

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Name of lecturer
Attilio Mastrocinque
Number of ECTS credits allocated
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Semestrino IB dal Nov 17, 2014 al Jan 17, 2015.

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Lesson timetable

Semestrino IB
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM lesson Lecture Hall T.4  
Tuesday 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM lesson Lecture Hall T.4  
Wednesday 5:20 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.4  

Learning outcomes

The course is aimed at teaching some important topics concerning the Roman Empire, and aspecially the tranformation of the Empire into the Christian Roman Empire.


Previous studies: knowledge of Roman history and Latin language at a basical level.

Subject of the course: The period of Julian “the Apostate”.

Texts to be read:
1) Ammianus Marcellinus, Histories, books XX-XXIII;
2) Passages that will be discussed during the course

Didactic method: normal lessons will be held; the discussed passages and images will be given (also in translation) to the students in the internet site of the University of Verona, E-Learning. Students who are unable to attend the lessons will use mp3 records, texts, and images on the E-learning platform of the University.

Assessment methods and criteria

oral exam