Demotic Papyrology I and preferably also II.
Biweekly class dealing with literary and religious Demotic texts or texts students wish to learn more about.
Reading and preliminary interpretation of texts that are unknown to most Egyptologists. Students are expected to stretch their imagination and look beyond the available tools and publications.
Please consult the timetables on the Classics and Ancient Civilizations website. Classes takes place ever other week.
Mode of instruction
Total course load for the course is 5 EC (140 hours), consisting of:
Classes, 26 hours;
Preparation for the classes, 78 hours;
Scientific commentary on the content of a Demotic text (to be announced), 36 hours.
To be announced in class.
Scientific commentary on the content of a Demotic text (to be announced) (100%).
Students are required to register for this course via uSis, the course registration system of Leiden University.
Dr. K. Donker van Heel: firstname.lastname@example.org, 06-28381466.
The course will be taught in Dutch or English, depending on the first language of participating students.