Skills: Methodology Ancient Studies

Students who are required to return to their home university by the end of December, are allowed to complete the course by ‘distance learning’ (extra assignments, papers etc) in the month of January, receiving 5 ECTS for the course. Students must always make individual arrangements with the course coordinator before the start of the course.

Aim:
This course familiarizes students with the various research methodologies currently in use in ancient studies, including papyrology, numismatics, and archaeology. Upon conclusion of this course, students are able to find their own way in these various subfields.

Literature:
Andrew Erskine, A Companion to Ancient History (can be consulted online through the website of the library).

Teacher:
Prof. dr. L.V. Rutgers

Period:
Blok 2 (14-11-2016 t/m 03-02-2017)

Osiris course code:
GKRMV16015

ECTS:
2,5

Grade:
Assignments (90%)
Participation (10%)