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Introduction to Tocharian B Bachelor

Course
2022-2023

Admission requirements

Description

Tocharian is an Indo-European language attested through mainly Buddhist manuscripts from the 5th-10th centuries found along the Silk Road in Xīnjiāng, present-day NW China. This course is an introduction to the synchronic and diachronic grammar of Tocharian B.

Course objectives

  • Analyze basics of Tocharian B grammar

  • Read Tocharian B texts with a glossary

  • Interpret Tocharian B grammar in an Indo-European perspective

Timetable

The timetables are avalable through My Timetable.

Mode of instruction

Lecture/Seminar

Assessment method

Assessment

Written examination and intermediate test

Weighing

The intermediate tests counts for 20%; the final exam for 80%. The resit counts for 100% (equivalent to intermediate test and final exam together).

Resit

Students with a final grade of 5.0 or lower may take the resit.

Inspection and feedback

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.

Reading list

No books need to be purchased beforehand.

Registration

Enrolment through My Studymap is mandatory

Contact

  • For substantive questions, contact the lecturer listed in the right information bar.

  • For questions about enrolment, admission, etc, contact the Education Administration Office: Reuvensplaats

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