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Greek epigraphy

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Course ID: 3101-DK0030 Erasmus code / ISCED: 08.4 / (0222) History and archaeology
Course title: Greek epigraphy Name in Polish: Epigrafika grecka
Organizational unit: Faculty of Archeology
Course groups: (in Polish) Zajęcia kierunkowe
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Language: Polish
Type of course:

elective courses

Short description:

The classes will consist of reading the Greek inscriptions on the

basis of photographs. The object of a particular interest will be

Greek inscriptions from Cyrenaica (in connection with Polish

excavations in Ptolemais). One shall discuss the most characteristic

types of inscriptions like decrees and other inscriptions of legal

character, lists and catalogues, religious inscriptions, epitaphs,

etc. The participants of the classes will get acquainted with the

rules compelling in edition of Greek inscriptions, and with

epigraphic tools. Candidates shall possess a basic knowledge of Greek.

Full description:

The classes will consist of reading the Greek inscriptions on the

basis of photographs. The object of a particular interest will be

Greek inscriptions from Cyrenaica (in connection with Polish

excavations in Ptolemais). One shall discuss the most characteristic

types of inscriptions like decrees and other inscriptions of legal

character, lists and catalogues, religious inscriptions, epitaphs,

etc. The participants of the classes will get acquainted with the

rules compelling in edition of Greek inscriptions, and with

epigraphic tools. Candidates shall possess a basic knowledge of Greek.

Bibliography:

Literature will be announced in class

Learning outcomes:

understanding Greek inscriptions in original; skills of reading Greek inscriptions from the original and editing them according to common practices

Assessment methods and assessment criteria:

active participation in classes

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