Books and writings of the Greek world (2015/2016)

Course code
4S000718
Name of lecturer
Paolo Scattolin
Coordinator
Paolo Scattolin
Number of ECTS credits allocated
3
Other available courses
Academic sector
NN - -
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
Semestrino IIA, Semestrino IIB

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

Students will be given an overview of the Greek book hand writings (IV a.C. - XV c.), and will learn to read them.

Syllabus

Theoretical basis; transcription and paleographical commentary of reproductions from papyri and medieval Greek manuscripts (IV a.C. - XV c.).
Educational material will be provided by the teacher.
Those interested in buying a handbook in italian may want to choose «La scrittura greca dall'antichità all'epoca della stampa. Una introduzione», a cura di E. Crisci e P. Degni, Roma 2011.

Assessment methods and criteria

Analysis essay of a reproduction from a Greek manuscript (transcription and paleographical commentary).
Students are required to attend at least 2/3 of class sessions.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016