Tibetan 1-4 or equivalent knowledge of classical Tibetan
Introduction to and practical reading exercises of capita selecta of various genres in classical Tibetan literature.
Advanced skill in translating texts of various genres in classical Tibetan.
Mode of instruction
Attendance is compulsory. If you are not able to attend a lecture or tutorial, please inform the tutor of the course.
Total course load (10 EC): 280 hours:
attending lectures (ca. 50 hours)
preparation for the lectures (ca. 100 hours)
writing paper and preparation for exams (ca. 130 hours).
Mid term written exam (20%)
Final written exam (50%)
Final paper (30%)
re-sit 70% (over midterm and final exam)
Materials will be distributed by the instructor at the beginning of the course.
Students are requested to register through uSis&, the registration system of Leiden University for this course. General information about uSis is available in English and “Dutch:“http://hum.leidenuniv.nl/studenten/administratie/.
Registration Studeren à la carte and Contractonderwijs
For more information contact, Prof. dr. J.A. Silk