cod. 13343

Academic year 2012/13
2° year of course - Second semester
Academic discipline
Lingua e letteratura latina (L-FIL-LET/04)
Ambito aggregato per crediti di sede
Type of training activity
60 hours
of face-to-face activities
6 credits
course unit
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Learning objectives

Advanced study of Latin and acquisition of the methodological skills required for independent research


Course requirement: 10 credits in the Latin language and literature SDA. Students who have already gained 15 credits in the same SDA must pass a preliminary written entry exam.

Course unit content

Course title:
Pax, libertas, otium: the words of politics in Seneca's philosophical language.
The course will focus on the meaning of some specific words and formulas of Seneca's political vocabulary from their "republican" value onwards.
Students will carry out a piece of scientific research to be agreed upon with the professor.

Full programme

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Reading list provided during the lessons

Teaching methods

Classroom lectures and exercises

Assessment methods and criteria

The exam consist of an oral exam covering the various syllabus topics and presentation of an individual research project to be agreed upon with the course professor.

Other information

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