2023-2024 / HAAR0114-1

Syrian archaeology


30h Th

Number of credits

 Master in history of art and archaeology : archeometrics (120 ECTS)5 crédits 
 Master in history of art and archaeology : general (120 ECTS)5 crédits 
 Master in ancient languages and literatures : Oriental studies (120 ECTS)5 crédits 
 Master in history of art and archaeology : general (60 ECTS)5 crédits 


Laurent Colonna d'Istria

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

General presentation of the archaeological research in Syria.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

Introduction to the Syrian archaelogy + archaeology in Iraqi Kurdistan in the frame of the archaeology of the Near East.

+ Iconography of the Early Bronze Age

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

To have attended the general lecture during the 1st year of study entitled "History of art and archaeology : ancient Near East".

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Regular attendance in class. Reading books specified in the bibliography.

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

face-to-face : 30 h during the 2nd quadrimestre.

Recommended or required readings

There will be no lecture notes.
Slideshows are online (MyULiege) after courses.

Exam(s) in session

Any session

- In-person

oral exam

Written work / report

Additional information:

Oral test + written work : classroom presentation

Duration of the presentation: approx. 45 min.

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course

Q2 - 1pm - 4pm - classroom A1 3/26b



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