Study-Unit Description

Study-Unit Description


CODE CLA3005

 
TITLE Synoptic Study-Unit 1: Satire - Petronius and Aristophanes

 
LEVEL 03 - Years 2, 3, 4 in Modular Undergraduate Course

 
ECTS CREDITS 6

 
DEPARTMENT Classics and Archaeology

 
DESCRIPTION Content:

Texts from the Cena Trimalchionis of Petronius and the Clouds of Aristophanes, which are briefly introduced, explained and translated in class.

Reading List:

- Dover, K. J. (1989) Aristophanes Clouds, Oxford: Oxford Clarendon Press
- MacDowell, D.M. (1995) Aristophanes and Athens: an introduction to the plays, Oxford, Oxford University Press
- Smith, M. S. (ed) (1982) Petronius Cena Trimalchionis. Oxford: Oxford University Press

 
STUDY-UNIT TYPE Lecture

 
METHOD OF ASSESSMENT
Assessment Component/s Resit Availability Weighting
Examination (3 Hours) Yes 100%

 
LECTURER/S Anthony Bonanno
Carmel Serracino

 
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