The content of the course is decided by consultation between each student and the supervising lecturer. Students read widely in all aspects of the culture of the language studied, including literature, linguistics, anthropology, religious studies, politics and mass media. Texts studied should be primarily in one of the relevant languages with supplementary material in English. Students present short reports on their reading every fortnight.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Students will have read deeply in a specific area of Sanskrit literature. They will have a good grasp of the important issues raised. They will have successfully tied these issues against the background of the academic literature on the subject. They will have acquired a high degree of reading proficiency and exhibit excellent academic practice.
Short fortnightly reports of 250 words (25%), tutorial performance (20%), final essay of 5,000 - 7,000 words (40%) plus annotated bibliography (15%).
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Fortnightly meetings with lecturers
Requisite and Incompatibility
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Two years’ study of Sanskrit taught in the South Asia Centre, with at least a high credit result in the second semester of the second year.
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Offerings and Dates
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|1372||16 Feb 2015||06 Mar 2015||31 Mar 2015||29 May 2015||Online or In Person||N/A|
|3172||16 Feb 2015||06 Mar 2015||31 Mar 2015||29 May 2015||Online or In Person||N/A|