Introduction to Coptic

7.5 credits

Course, Master's level, 5EG603

Spring 2024 Spring 2024, Uppsala, 50%, On-campus, English

Spring 2024 Spring 2024, Uppsala, 50%, On-campus, English For exchange students

Spring 2025 Spring 2025, Uppsala, 50%, On-campus, English

Spring 2025 Spring 2025, Uppsala, 50%, On-campus, English For exchange students

About the course

The course provides an introduction to the grammar and the writing system of the Coptic language, with a focus on the Sahidic dialect, and an overview of Coptic-Christian culture. Sahidic texts are read and analysed. The prescribed texts are selected e.g. from translations of the Bible as well as from martyrological texts and stories about saints.

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