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Faculty of Literature and Philosophy
ARTS AND HUMANITIES
Course unit
LATIN LITERATURE 2
LEL1000436, A.A. 2010/11

Information concerning the students who enrolled in A.Y. 2009/10

Information on the course unit
Degree course First cycle degree in
ARTS AND HUMANITIES
LE0598, Degree course structure A.Y. 2008/09, A.Y. 2010/11
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Degree course track LETTERE ANTICHE [001PD]
Number of ECTS credits allocated 9.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination LATIN LITERATURE 2
Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction Italian
Branch PADOVA
Single Course unit The Course unit CANNOT be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit can be chosen as Optional Course unit

Lecturers
Teacher in charge LORENZO NOSARTI

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Core courses L-FIL-LET/04 Latin Language and Literature 9.0

Course unit organization
Period First semester
Year 2nd Year

Type of hours Credits Teaching
hours
Hours of
Individual study
Shifts
Lecture 9.0 63 162.0 No turn

Calendar
Start of activities 07/10/2010
End of activities 05/02/2011
Show course schedule 2019/20 Reg.2018 course timetable

Examination board
Board From To Members of the board
10 1920 01/10/2019 30/11/2020 LUBIAN FRANCESCO (Presidente)
VERONESE MARIA (Membro Effettivo)
ELICE MARTINA (Supplente)
9 1819 01/10/2018 30/11/2019 LUBIAN FRANCESCO (Presidente)
VERONESE MARIA (Membro Effettivo)
ELICE MARTINA (Supplente)
8 1213 01/10/2012 30/11/2013 NOSARTI LORENZO (Presidente)
VERONESE MARIA (Membro Effettivo)
ELICE MARTINA (Supplente)
7 1011 01/10/2010 30/11/2011 NOSARTI LORENZO (Presidente)
VERONESE MARIA (Membro Effettivo)
ELICE MARTINA (Supplente)
6 1415 01/10/2014 30/11/2015 NOSARTI LORENZO (Presidente)
VERONESE MARIA (Membro Effettivo)
ELICE MARTINA (Supplente)
5 1314 01/10/2013 30/11/2014 NOSARTI LORENZO (Presidente)
VERONESE MARIA (Membro Effettivo)
ELICE MARTINA (Supplente)
4 1516 01/10/2015 30/11/2016 NOSARTI LORENZO (Presidente)
VERONESE MARIA (Membro Effettivo)
ELICE MARTINA (Supplente)
3 1617 01/10/2016 30/11/2017 NOSARTI LORENZO (Presidente)
VERONESE MARIA (Membro Effettivo)
ELICE MARTINA (Supplente)
2 1112 01/10/2011 30/11/2012 NOSARTI LORENZO (Presidente)
VERONESE MARIA (Membro Effettivo)
ELICE MARTINA (Supplente)
1 1718 01/10/2017 30/11/2018 NOSARTI LORENZO (Presidente)
VERONESE MARIA (Membro Effettivo)
ELICE MARTINA (Supplente)

Syllabus
Prerequisites: Good knowledge of Latin, of Roman history and literature from beginning to I century A.D.
Target skills and knowledge:: The aim of this course is to enable the students to make a selective, but exhaustive study of the main points of the Latin literature in connection with the economic and social problems which have characterized the Roman society from the beginning of the II century A.D. until the final stage of the Empire.
Course unit contents: Paganism and Christianity from II to V century: between conflict and dialogue. The school as a favourable opportunity to intermediate between the two cultures. A possible mediation: the contribution of the pagan philosophy to the elaboration of the Christian dogma.
Planned learning activities: Historical and literary survey from II to V century A.D. The imperial provinces that have played a leading role in the literary field. Review of the most important authors of the Latin literature: biographical sketch and works. The 'forme brevi' in the Latin literature of the late Antiquity. Presence of pagan and Christian culture in the works of Blossius Aemilius Dracontius. The 'Laudes Dei' and the criticism of the pagan culture: reading passages from book I.
Textbooks: G.B. Conte - E. Pianezzola, Storia e testi della letteratura latina, 1-3. Firenze: Le Monnier, 1999. terza ed. o ristampe successive Cerca nel catalogo
Giovanna Garbarino, Letteratura latina. Storia e antologia con pagine critiche. 1-3. Torino: Paravia, 1991. Cerca nel catalogo
L. Nosarti, Forme brevi della letteratura latina. Bologna: Pàtron, 2009. Cerca nel catalogo
C. Moussy - Colette Camus, Dracontius Oeuvres, t. I, Louanges de Dieu, livres I-II. Paris: Les Belles Lettres, 1985.
Teaching methods:
Assessment criteria:
Further information: Altra bibliografia su Draconzio sarà segnalata a lezione dal docente.