641116 Humanistic Latin: Lorenzo Valla's Elegantie lingue latine (ca. 1449)

winter semester 2016/2017 | Last update: 03.03.2017 Place course on memo list
641116
Humanistic Latin: Lorenzo Valla's Elegantie lingue latine (ca. 1449)
VU 2
2,5
weekly
annually
English

the aim of the course is to provide students with tools for the translation ans interpretation of Neo-Latin texts. Working on selected passages from Lorenzo Valla's Elegantie, students should improve their translation skills, the knowledge of some relevant themes of Humanism (such as the connection between Latin and civilization) and of some peculiarities of the humanistic Latin, in comparison with classical Latin.

Teaching will be dedicated to reading and commenting on the text. the specific context and the basic knowledge with regards to Italian Humanism, Valla's works and the contemporary debate on Latin will also be treated during the course.

input by lecturer, discussion and lecture 

Written examination (optional Englisch, German or Italian); regular attendance and active participation will constitute 50% of the grade. 

not applicable
04.10.2016
Group 0
Date Time Location
Tue 2016-10-04
09.00 - 10.30 Atrium - SR 2 Atrium - SR 2 Barrier-free
Tue 2016-10-11
09.00 - 10.30 Atrium - SR 2 Atrium - SR 2 Barrier-free
Tue 2016-10-18
09.00 - 10.30 Atrium - SR 2 Atrium - SR 2 Barrier-free
Tue 2016-10-25
09.00 - 10.30 Atrium - SR 2 Atrium - SR 2 Barrier-free
Tue 2016-11-08
09.00 - 10.30 Atrium - SR 2 Atrium - SR 2 Barrier-free
Tue 2016-11-15
09.00 - 10.30 Atrium - SR 2 Atrium - SR 2 Barrier-free
Tue 2016-11-22
09.00 - 10.30 Atrium - SR 2 Atrium - SR 2 Barrier-free
Tue 2016-11-29
09.00 - 10.30 Atrium - SR 2 Atrium - SR 2 Barrier-free
Thu 2016-12-01
15.00 - 16.30 Atrium - SR 5 Atrium - SR 5 Barrier-free
Tue 2016-12-06
09.00 - 10.30 Atrium - SR 2 Atrium - SR 2 Barrier-free
Tue 2016-12-13
09.00 - 10.30 Atrium - SR 2 Atrium - SR 2 Barrier-free
Tue 2017-01-10
09.00 - 10.30 Atrium - SR 2 Atrium - SR 2 Barrier-free
Tue 2017-01-17
09.00 - 10.30 Atrium - SR 2 Atrium - SR 2 Barrier-free
Tue 2017-01-24
09.00 - 10.30 Atrium - SR 2 Atrium - SR 2 Barrier-free
Tue 2017-01-31
09.00 - 10.30 Atrium - SR 2 Atrium - SR 2 Barrier-free
Thu 2017-03-02
09.00 - 10.30 Atrium - SR 5 Atrium - SR 5 Barrier-free Prüfung
Wed 2017-03-08
09.00 - 10.30 Atrium - SR 5 Atrium - SR 5 Barrier-free Prüfungstermin