General information

Course type AMUPIE
Module title European Ancient Literature – selected problems
Language English
Module lecturer prof. dr hab. Elżbieta Wesołowska
Lecturer's email elwesolo@amu.edu.pl
Lecturer position profesor zwyczajny
Faculty Faculty of Polish and Classical Philology
Semester 2024/2025 (summer)
Duration 30
ECTS 5
USOS code 0000

Timetable

Module aim (aims)

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

Synchronous online classes - basic computer and MS Teams skills

Syllabus

Course learning content:

Greek literature of the archaic period – chronological and typological approach; most important writers and their work
Greek literature of the classical period – chronological and typological approach; most important writers and their work
Greek literature of the Hellenistic period – chronological and typological approach; most important writers and their work
Greek literature of the Roman and Christian period – chronological and typological approach; most important writers and their work
Archaic Roman literature
Roman comedy
Roman epic
Roman lyric and bucolic poetry
Literature and philosophy in ancient Rome
Roman novel
Christian literature in Roman antiquity

Reading list

Greek and Roman Literature, ed. O. Taplin, Oxford 2001. Additional literature provided by the lecturer.