2023-2024 / LLOR0021-2

Encyclopedia of Assyriology


15h Th, 15h Pr

Number of credits

 Bachelor in ancient languages and literatures : Oriental studies (Registrations are closed)5 crédits 
 Master in ancient languages and literatures : Oriental studies (120 ECTS)5 crédits 


Laurent Colonna d'Istria

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the first semester, review in January


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

History of the discipline, introduction to the documentation, presentation of the rules of publishing and of the reference publications, introduction to the bibliographical research.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

Presentation of the history of the discipline and of the assyriological research, introduction to the publishing work and bibliographical research.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

To have attended the lecture entitled "Assyro-Babylonian I" during the 1st year of study.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Exercice sessions on the assyriological literature.
Library sessions.

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

15h + 15h theoretical during the 1st quadrimestre.
Fixed following the disponibility of the students.

Recommended or required readings

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

Exam(s) in session

Any session

- In-person

written exam

Written work / report

Additional information:

Written  test  - 1 hour +

Bibliographic research during 3h in library.

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course

A written report is due for December. It consists in a preliminary bibliography investigation on a subject connected with assyriological studies.



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