PV1A120a Lecture on Modern Age Script

Faculty of Arts
Spring 2019
Extent and Intensity
0/1/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Mgr. Lukáš Führer, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Petr Elbel, Ph.D.
Department of Auxiliary Historical Sciences and Archive Studies - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Martina Maradová
Supplier department: Department of Auxiliary Historical Sciences and Archive Studies - Faculty of Arts
Thu 12:00–12:50 B2.21
Prerequisites (in Czech)
NOW ( PV1A120 Latin Script in the Modern Age )
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
Fields of study the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
In the seminars, students will practically apply the knowledge acquired from the Latin Script in the Modern Age course. Teaching involves reading Early Modern Age and Modern Age archival material from the start of the 16th to the 19th century.
Learning outcomes
At the end of the course, students will be able to read and work with original Latin, German and Czech texts from a given period and transcribe them.
  • 1. Training in reading historical documents from the 16th to 19th centuries
  • 2. Determine types of documents
  • 3. Arrange documents chronologically
  • EBELOVÁ, Ivana. Klíč k novověké paleografii. Druhé, doplněné vydání,. V Praze: Univerzita Karlova v Praze, nakladatelství Karolinum, 2015. 242 stran. ISBN 9788024625072. info
  • HLEDÍKOVÁ, Zdeňka, Jaroslav KAŠPAR and Ivana EBELOVÁ. Paleografická čítanka. 1. vyd. Praha: Karolinum, 2000. 243 s. ISBN 8024600498. info
  • KAŠPAR, Jaroslav. Soubor statí o novověkém písmu. 1. vyd. Praha: Universita Karlova, 1993. 213 s. ISBN 80-7066-679-X. info
Teaching methods
Seminar - reading
Assessment methods
Test – transcribe a text.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2020.
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