TEXTUAL CRITICISM

Course Information
TitleΚΡΙΤΙΚΗ ΤΩΝ ΚΕΙΜΕΝΩΝ / TEXTUAL CRITICISM
CodeΑΕΦ151
FacultyPhilosophy
SchoolPhilology
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID280000588

Programme of Study: UPS School of Philology 2015

Registered students: 16
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Klasikīs FilologíasMandatory Elective CoursesWinter/Spring-6
Glōssologías Elective Courses from other Schools of the Faculty of PhilosophyWinter/Spring-6

Class Information
Academic Year2021 – 2022
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600206365
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
(a) To acquaint students with the various types of scribal errors. (b) To help students understand the open and closed manuscript tradition. (c) To enable students to read, understand and interpret the apparatus criticus of an edited ancient text.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
This class is designed exclusively for classics majors. The object of this course is to introduce students to the understanding of the errors made by scribes who copy ancient texts and to the methodology employed in order to reconstruct and edit an ancient text in a form as close as possible to the original.
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures843
Exams843
Total1686
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
Last Update
24-02-2016