Courses



Compulsory Modules (70 ECTS-Credits)
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Module 1: Poetry (5 ECTS-Credits, 2 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Enhancement of the competence to interpret Latin poetry using the most important traditional modern methods of literary science; completion of a written seminar paper corresponding to the methodological and quality standards of a master's thesis; perfection of research and presentation competences using both old and new media.
Module 2: Areas of Latin Literature (Poetry) (5 ECTS-Credits, 2 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Advanced knowledge of Latin poetry.
Module 3: Reading and Translating Latin (Poetry) (5 ECTS-Credits, 2 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Enhancement of language and translation competences, particularly in the area of poetry.
Module 4: Skills in Latin 1 (7.5 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Enhancement of Latin competences and of language and translation skills; basic knowledge of Latin palaeography; the ability to read Medieval and Early Modern hand-written scripts.
Module 5: Theory of Language and Literature (7.5 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Knowledge of the language and literary theories with emphasis on current theoretical developments; competent handling of basic concepts and methods of linguistic science and of comperative literature; development of problem awareness for questions relating to the importance and the impact of language and literature in cultural science contexts; development of problem awareness for gender-specific questions.
Module 6: Latin Literature (12.5 ECTS-Credits, 2 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Enhancement of the knowledge of Latin literature; furthering of language and translation skills.
Module 8: Prose (5 ECTS-Credits, 2 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Enhancement of the competence for interpreting Latin prose by applying the most important traditional and modern methods of linguistics and literary science; completion of a written seminar paper which meets the methodological norms and quality standards of a master's thesis; perfecting of research and presentation skills using old and new media.
Module 9: Areas of Latin Literature (Prose) (5 ECTS-Credits, 2 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Enhancing of the knowledge of Latin prose.
Module 10: Reading and Translating Latin (Prose) (5 ECTS-Credits, 2 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Enhancement of language and translation competences, especially in the area of prose.
Module 11: Skills in Latin 3 (5 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Enhancement of Latin competences, especially of language and translation skills; overview of the theoretical foundations and issues of the most important methods for working with antique texts.

Notes:
  • There may still be changes in the courses offered as well as room allocation and course dates.
  • The course descriptions found in the English version of the course catalogue are for informational purposes only. Authoritative information can be found in the "Vorlesungsverzeichnis" (German version of the course catalogue).