Books and writings of the Greek world (2018/2019)

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
Sem. 1A, Sem. 1B

Lesson timetable

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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.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
P. Degni-E. Crisci La scrittura greca dall'antichità all'epoca della stampa. Una introduzione Carocci 2011 978-88-430-5168-7

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 - 2017/2018