Syllabus for Aramaic/Syriac: Advanced Optional Course

Arameiska/syriska: fördjupad breddningskurs

Syllabus

  • 15 credits
  • Course code: 5SY502
  • Education cycle: Second cycle
  • Main field(s) of study and in-depth level: Semitic Languages A1F

    Explanation of codes

    The code indicates the education cycle and in-depth level of the course in relation to other courses within the same main field of study according to the requirements for general degrees:

    First cycle
    G1N: has only upper-secondary level entry requirements
    G1F: has less than 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    G1E: contains specially designed degree project for Higher Education Diploma
    G2F: has at least 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    G2E: has at least 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements, contains degree project for Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science
    GXX: in-depth level of the course cannot be classified.

    Second cycle
    A1N: has only first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    A1F: has second-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    A1E: contains degree project for Master of Arts/Master of Science (60 credits)
    A2E: contains degree project for Master of Arts/Master of Science (120 credits)
    AXX: in-depth level of the course cannot be classified.

  • Grading system: Fail (U), Pass (G), Pass with distinction (VG)
  • Established: 2010-11-26
  • Established by:
  • Revised: 2021-03-05
  • Revised by: The Department Board
  • Applies from: week 27, 2021
  • Entry requirements: Aramaic/Syriac: A Semitic Language.
  • Responsible department: Department of Linguistics and Philology

Reading list

Reading list

Applies from: week 35, 2021

Some titles may be available electronically through the University library.

  • Nöldeke, Theodor Compendious Syriac Grammar: with a table of characters by Julius Euting, translated from German by J.A. Crichton, Winona Lake, IN: Eisenbrauns, 2001,

    IN: Eisenbrauns, 2001

  • Sokoloff, Michael Arameans, Aramaic and the Aramaic literary tradition

    Ramat-Gan: Bar-Ilan U.P., 1983

    Find in the library

  • Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage [Elektronisk resurs]

    2011

    Find in the library

  • Daniel King, The Syriac World [Elektronisk resurs]

    Routledge, 2019

    Find in the library

  • Brock, Sebastian P. A brief outline of Syriac literature

    Kottayam, Kerala, India: St Ephrem Ecumenical Research Institute (SEERI, 1997

    Find in the library

  • Brock, Sebastian P The earliest Syriac literature. In A. Casiday (Author) & F. Young, L. Ayres, & A. Louth (Eds.), The Cambridge History of Early Christian Literature

    Cambridge: Cambridge University Press., 2004

  • Brock, S.P.; Taylor, D.G.K. Den dolda pärlan: Den Syrisk-ortodoxa kyrkan och dess forntida arameiska kulturarv, volym I: Det forntida arameiska kulturarvet, [av] S.P. Brock, D.G.K. Taylor, [Rom]

    Trans World Film, 2001

  • Balicka-Witakowska, E.; Brock, S.P.; Taylor, D.G.K. Den dolda pärlan: Den Syrisk-ortodoxa kyrkan och dess forntida arameiska kulturarv, volym II: Arvtagarna av det forntida arameiska arvet

    Trans World Film, 2001

  • Brock, S.P.; Witakowski, W. Den dolda pärlan: Den Syrisk-ortodoxa kyrkan och dess forntida arameiska kulturarv, volym I1I: Vid tvåtusenårsskiftet: det syrisk-ortodoxa Trans World Film vittnet

    Trans World Film, 2001