640014 UE Sources and Studies in Ancient History: Ancient War Descriptions

winter semester 2017/2018 | Last update: 20.10.2017 Place course on memo list
640014
UE Sources and Studies in Ancient History: Ancient War Descriptions
UE 1
2,5
Block
each semester
German

Critical assessment of ancient battle descriptions

Introduction to good scientific practice and the different categories of sources (e.g.: texts, monuments, coins, inscriptions). Discussion of the possibilities and limitations of historiographic and archaeological sources by the means of selected examples. Critical assessment of the research literature.

Combination of lecture, reading tasks and presentations of the participants

Participation in discussions, presentation.

Will be discussed in the first lesson.

not applicable

Online registration required. Limited number of participants.

12.10.2017
Group 0
Date Time Location
Thu 2017-10-12
12.45 - 14.15 Atrium - SR 3 Atrium - SR 3 Barrier-free
Thu 2017-11-09
11.00 - 12.30 Atrium - SR 2 Atrium - SR 2 Barrier-free
Thu 2017-11-09
12.45 - 14.15 Atrium - SR 3 Atrium - SR 3 Barrier-free
Thu 2017-11-23
11.00 - 12.30 Atrium - SR 2 Atrium - SR 2 Barrier-free
Thu 2017-11-23
12.45 - 14.15 Atrium - SR 3 Atrium - SR 3 Barrier-free
Thu 2017-12-07
11.00 - 12.30 Atrium - SR 2 Atrium - SR 2 Barrier-free
Thu 2017-12-07
12.45 - 14.15 Atrium - SR 3 Atrium - SR 3 Barrier-free