NJDS_002 Medieval German Literature

Faculty of Arts
Spring 2023
Extent and Intensity
0/0/0. 15 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
doc. Mgr. Sylvie Stanovská, Dr. (lecturer)
Mgr. Vlastimil Brom, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. Mgr. Sylvie Stanovská, Dr.
Department of German, Scandinavian and Netherland Studies – Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Mgr. Vlastimil Brom, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of German, Scandinavian and Netherland Studies – Faculty of Arts
Fri 10:00–11:40 A24, except Fri 14. 4.
The course is intended for doctoral students of the specialisation Historical languages of the Czech Lands in the programmes of Czech philology and Latin mediaevistics.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
The essential works of German literature of the Old High German, Middle High German and Early New High German periods are presented and discussed.
Learning outcomes
Students will be able to name and comment on the content of the basic works of German medieval literature.
  • 1. Das Hildebrandslied 2. Muspilli 3. Wiener Genesis 4. Zaubersprüche - zaříkávací formule 5. Das Vaterunser, Credo in Deo - Otčenáš, Věřím v Boha 6. Otfried von Weißenburg 6. Das Annolied 7. Minnesang 8. Höfischer Epos - dvorský epos 9. Das Nibelungenlied - Píseň o Nibelunzích 10. Ackermann aus Böhmen
  • Brunner, Horst: Geschichte der deutschen Literatur des Mittalters.Stuttgart 1997.
  • HARTMANN. Erec : mittelhochdeutscher Text und Übertragung von Thomas Cramer. Edited by Thomas Cramer. 27. Aufl. Frankfurt am Main: Fischer Taschenbuch Verlag, 2007. 453 s. ISBN 9783596260171. info
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
written exam
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught annually.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: blok.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2021.
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