General information

Course type AMUPIE
Module title European Ancient Culture – selected problems (winter semester)
Language English
Module lecturer prof. UAM dr hab. Rafał Rosół
Lecturer's email
Lecturer position profesor uczelni
Faculty Faculty of Polish and Classical Philology
Semester 2023/2024 (winter)
Duration 30
USOS code 03-AP-EAC


20 hours online; 10 huors on site 

Online/on site classes will be individually scheduled by the lecturer.
Online classes:
 MS Teams, Wednesday, 9.45-11.15.
On-site classes: 
Wednesday, 9.45-11.15; Collegium Maius, Fredry 10 Street, 219 room.

Module aim (aims)

Pre-requisites in terms of knowledge, skills and social competences (where relevant)

Synchronous online classes - basic computer and MS Teams skills


Mediterranean Culture - a definition; nations and tribes in the Ancient World, periodization of an epoch
Material traces of an ancient culture; the most important archaeological excavations
Written output of ancient Greece and Rome
Mythology and religion in Greece and Rome
Ancient theatre
Ancient music and dance
Fine arts in the ancient world
Main philosophical streams of the Antiquity
Everyday life in Greece and Rome
Influence of ancient culture on the modern European civilization

Reading list