Elective Module 12: History of Roman Literature (5 ECTS-Credits, 4 h)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students have a systematic overview of Roman literature and have a basic knowledge of Roman culture and history. They are familiar with the most important authors and their works and are able to place them in relation to their historic and cultural context. In particular students deal in-depth with how Greek writings are reacted to Roman literature. They have fundamental knowledge of the individual epochs in literary history, their qualities and aesthetic concepts. They are familiar with the most important characteristics of the literary genres and are able to place texts in their resp. genre. They develop an awareness for reception processes and their importance for the emergence of literary works.
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VO Survey of the History of Latin Literature II (VO / 2h / 2,5 ECTS-AP)
Gabriela Kompatscher-Gufler
Details of this course

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