Bronze Age Civilisation I

Course Information
TitleΠολιτισμός της Εποχής του Χαλκού Ι / Bronze Age Civilisation I
SchoolHistory and Archaeology
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
Course ID280011483

Programme of Study: PPS History (2012-today)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective CoursesWinter/Spring-10

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Total Hours36
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • General Knowledge
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Design and manage projects
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Respect natural environment
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Multimedia
  • Interactive excersises
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Summative)
Additional bibliography for study
Alram-Stern E. and G. Nightingale (eds.), KEIMELION: Eliten und elitärer Konsum von der mykenischen Palastzeit bis zur homerischen Epoche [The Formation of Elites and Elitist Lifestyles from Mycenaean Palatial Times to the Homeric Period] (Vienna 2007). Bennet J. and J. Driessen (eds.), A-NA-QO-TA. Studies on Mycenaean Society and Economy Presented to J. T. Killen [Minos 33-34] (Salamanca 1998-99). Betancourt P. P., V. Karageorghis, R. Laffineur, and W.-D. Niemeier (eds.), MELETEMATA. Studies in Aegean Archaeology Presented to Malcolm H. Wiener as He Enters His 65th Year [Aegaeum 0] (Liège/Austin 1999). Bintliff J. (ed.), Mycenaean Geography (Cambridge 1977). Branigan K. (ed.), Urbanism in the Aegean Bronze Age [Sheffield Studies in Aegean Archaeology 4] (Sheffield 2001). Cherry J. F. and J. L. Davis, “An Archaeological Homily,” in M. L. Galaty and W. A. Parkinson (eds.),Rethinking Mycenaean Palaces: New Interpretations of an Old Idea (Los Angeles 1999) 91-98. Cullen T. (ed.), Aegean Prehistory: A Review (Boston 2001). Dakouri-Hild A. and S. Sherratt (eds.), AUTOCHTHON: Papers Presented to O. T. P. K. Dickinson on the Occasion of His Retirement [BAR-IS 1432] (Oxford 2005). Deger-Jalkotzy S. and I. S. Lemos (eds.), Ancient Greece: From the Mycenaean Palaces to the Age of Homer (Edinburgh 2006). Galaty M. L. and W. A. Parkinson (eds.), Rethinking Mycenaean Palaces: New Interpretations of an Old Idea (Los Angeles 1999). Galaty M. L. and W. A. Parkinson (eds.), Rethinking Mycenaean Palaces II: Revised and Expanded Second Edition (Los Angeles 2007). Hitchcock, L. A. R. Laffineur, and J. Crowley (eds.), DAIS: The Aegean Feast [Aegaeum 29] (Liège/Austin 2008). Hope Simpson, R. Mycenaean Greece (Park Ridge 1981). Horejs B. and T. L. Kienlin (eds.), Siedlung und Handwerk: Studien zu sozialen Kontexten in der Bronzezeit (Bonn 2010). Laffineur R. and W-D. Niemeier, POLITEIA. Society and State in the Aegean Bronze Age [Aegaeum 12] (Liège/Austin 1995). Maran J., C. Juwig, H. Schwengel, and U. Thaler (eds.), Constructing Power: Architecture and Social Practice (Hamburg 2006). O'Brien, S.. The Development of Warfare and Society in ‘Mycenaean’ Greece.Warfare and Society in the Ancient Eastern Mediterranean. Papers arising from a colloquium held at the University of Liverpool, 13th June 2008 O'Brien, Stephen and Daniel Boatright, eds. BAR-IS 2583, (Oxford 2013), p. 25-42. Olivier J-P. and T. G. Palaima (eds.), Texts, Tablets and Scribes: Studies in Mycenaean Epigraphy and Economy Offered to Emmett L. Bennett, Jr. [Minos Supplement 10] (Salamanca 1988). Palaima T. G. (ed.), Aegean Seals, Sealings and Administration [Aegaeum 5] (Liège 1990). Pullen D. J. (ed.), Political Economies of the Aegean Bronze Age (Oxford 2010). Voutsaki S. and J. Killen (eds.), Economy and Politics in the Mycenaean Palace States (Cambridge 2001). Wright J. C. (ed.), The Mycenaean Feast [Hesperia 73:2] (Princeton 2004).
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