HIOK0001SU Summer Courses in Scandinavian Manuscript Studies: 1. Reading and Working with Manuscripts
The course Reading and Working with Manuscripts provides the student with an introduction to codicology and paleography in the form of lectures and workshops. Gaining hands-on experience with real manuscripts from the Arnamagnæan Collection, the student will learn how to handle, describe and read medieval and early modern manuscripts from Iceland and Scandinavia.
For a full list of lecturers, please visit: http://nfi.ku.dk/english/courses/summer-courses/
For information on tuition fees, please visit the Faculty of Humanities summer school website: http://humanities.ku.dk/education/summer/
By the end of the course, the student will be able to:
- Describe a medieval or early modern manuscript book in terms of its codicological features
- Recognize and date various types of medieval and post-medieval scripts
- Read and transcribe texts found in primary manuscript sources
See the curriculum:
For the reading list, please visit: http://nfi.ku.dk/english/courses/summer-courses/
The student must be able to read texts in Academic English.
- Class Instruction
- Course Preparation
Deadline for application: 1 April 2017
For information on tuition fees for BA and MA students, please visit the Faculty of Humanities summer school website. Ph.d. students participate for free.
Information on living costs and costs of accommodation is available at the UCPH website for international students.
- 7,5 ECTS
- Type of assessment
- Course participation, 2 weeks under invigilation
- Marking scale
- passed/not passed
- Censorship form
- No external censorship