Elective Module 26: Translating and Interpreting Akkadian Texts (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h)
Prerequisites for registration: successful completion of elective module 25
Learning Outcome: Based on the basic knowledge, students advance their language knowledge of Akkadian up to a level, where they are able to deal with the handed-down texts in this language in a scientific way. They are in particular able to recognise linguistic problems of Akkadian and to find approaches towards solving them, to critically assess the texts with regards to their contents, to place them in their historic contexts and to present the results in a scientific way and to use different media for presenting the findings in an understandable way.
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Philological Work with Akkadian Texts II: Old-Babylonian Letters (SE / 2h / 5 ECTS-AP)
Martin Lang
Details of this course

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