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Mary Neuburger, Chair BUR 452, 2505 University Avenue, Stop F3600, Austin, TX 78712 • 512-471-3607

Fall 2006

RUS 390 • Old Church Slavonic

Unique Days Time Location Instructor
47040 MWF
1:00 PM-2:00 PM
SZB 240
Kolsti

Course Description

This course examines the common literary fund of the Slavs in the 9th and 10th centuries. The language will be studied in the process of reading biblical passages, first those with notes to grammatical points explained in the textbook. Towards the end of the course non-biblical texts will be introduced, including the Life of Good King Vaclav.

Grading Policy

Grading will be based on class participation throughout the semester, a midterm practice exam, and a final exam. The final exam will be divided between New Testament passages examined in class and a non-biblical Christian legend (glossary provided).

Class preparation and participation: 15% Practice test: 15% Final 70%

Texts

Course Packets (Speedway Printing, Dobie Mall)

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