One year of Sanskrit.
During the course we will be reading the hymns from the Rigveda using the book by A.A. Macdonell, A Vedic reader for students (Oxford UP, many reprints).
deeper knowledge of Vedic grammar and its Indo-European origins
ability to read hymns from the Rigveda with the help of a dictionary
knowledge of the Vedic metre and how to use it for Indo-European reconstruction
Mode of instruction
Total course load 5 EC x 28 hours= 140 hours
Assignment(s): 90 (weekly preparation of texts)
Preparation exam: 22
How and when an exam review will take place will be disclosed together with the publication of the exam results at the latest. If a student requests a review within 30 days after publication of the exam results, an exam review will have to be organized.
Blackboard will be used for:
We will use the following two books:
A.A. Macdonell, A Vedic reader for students (Oxford UP, any reprint)
A.A. Macdonell, A Vedic grammar for students (Oxford UP, any reprint)
The former contains the texts, comments and a small dictionary. The latter is a reference grammar.
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