MELANG 420 - Introduction to Akkadian
Fall 2021, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Middle East Languages (MELANG)
Department: LSA Middle East Studies
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Details

Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
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Description

This course is an introduction to one of the earliest scripts and enables students to read Hammurapi’s Code, one of the world’s first collections of laws, in the original language. It involves the presentation of the basic grammar of the language of Babylonia and an introduction to the cuneiform writing system, accompanied by guided reading in Babylonian texts.

Course Requirements:

Quizzes, midterm, final exam. Two-term sequence.

Intended Audience:

Upper-level undergraduate and graduate students, particularly those with an interest in Religion, Linguistics, Classical Arts, and the Ancient Middle East

Class Format:

Three 60-minute meetings weekly

Schedule

MELANG 420 - Introduction to Akkadian
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
 In Person
32279
Open
4
 
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MWF 9:00AM - 10:00AM

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