ONE YEAR PROGRAM IN ANCIENT PHILOLOGY 2020-2021
A shortened version of the program in Ancient Philology is available for students wishing to stay only one year.
Mandatory Language Courses* ECTS (per course)
Ancient Greek I+II (intensive)
Ancient Greek III
Ancient Greek IV
Biblical Hebrew I
Biblical Hebrew II
Elective Courses*** ECTS (per course)
Ancient Greek (V, VI, VII, VIII)
Greek Lunches (Symposia) (1, 2, 3, 4)
Biblical Hebrew (III, IV, V)
Biblical Hebrew Readings
Bohairic Coptic (I, II)
Introduction to Hebrew Literature
Latin (I, II,)
Latin (III, IV)
Issues in Teaching Ancient Languages
Seven Seals I (Taught in A. Greek)
Seven Seals II (Taught in A. Greek)
The Notion of God According to the Tanakh, Christian Bible and Qur'an
Applied Philology Seminar 1: Practicum
Applied Philology Seminar 2: Practicum
Applied Philology Seminar 3-6: Practicum (3, 4, 5, 6)
Optative Courses** ECTS (per course)
Historical Geography III
Historical Geography IV
Introduction to Biblical Hebrew Philology
Introduction to Jewish Sources
Phonetics and Phonology
Translation Theory (Taught in A. Greek)
Optative (to be chosen from a list):
Elective ECTS (to be chosen from a list):
Total required ECTS:
*Students with no prior knowledge of the target language must start with Level I. Students with prior knowledge must complete a written and oral placement test and receive a grade in order to validate a level. More information about levels offered here.
**Student should choose 10.0 ECTS from the Optative course lists. Courses in this list can also be chosen as electives.
***Students registered in the OYP in Ancient Philology may register for 20.0 elective credits as part of the program. Elective registrations outside of this amount are subject to the regular course fee as listed in the administrative office.
Students who successfully complete this program will receive a certificate from the Polis Institute.
ECTS = European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System