Ancient Greek History (i)
Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)
L-ANT/02 - GREEK HISTORY
The lessons provide an introductory survey of the history of the Greek ancient world, from the Mycenaean age to the Roman conquest, with particular care of geographical and institutional aspects. The lessons light up the role and the development of Greek civilization in the Mediterranean territories. After the course the students should be able to: -have a general overview of the main themes of Greek history; -understand and discuss institutional and political evolution of the Greek people.
Prerequisites and basic notions
Good oral and written comprehension and production skills in the Italian language.
History of the Ancient Greek World until the end of the Hellenistic Age (31 BCE):
The II millennium BCE; the Dark Ages; the Archiac Age; the polis; the Classical Age; Athens and Sparta; the decline of the polis; Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic kingdoms.
Erasmus students: please, email me as soon as possible.
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Lectures using information technology (ppt presentations, videos, etc.) will be accompanied by time for reflection and discussion with students.
Learning assessment procedures
The assessment method will NOT be different for attending and non-attending students.
At the end of the course, learning levels will be assessed by a written examination.
The results of the examination will be given on a scale of thirty.
The written test will be aimed at testing the degree of knowledge of the political, social and cultural history of the Greek world, as well as the ability to rework and critically expound on the various topics.
Italiano e, per gli studenti Erasmus, inglese