PV1A250 Epigraphy

Faculty of Arts
Autumn 2019
Extent and Intensity
2/0/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
Mgr. Martina Kvardová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. PhDr. Helena Krmíčková, Dr.
Department of Auxiliary Historical Sciences and Archive Studies - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Olga Barová
Supplier department: Department of Auxiliary Historical Sciences and Archive Studies - Faculty of Arts
Thu 10:00–11:40 B2.51
Prerequisites (in Czech)
! NOW ( PV1A132 Epigraphy )
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 / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The Epigraphy course provides basic information about Ancient and Medieval inscriptions, the different types of inscriptions, writing and language which were used, the most important epigraphical monuments in our country and the principles for describing epigraphical monuments.
Learning outcomes
After completing the course, students will be able to:
- master basic epigraphic terminology;
- provide access to an epigraphic monument.
  • Typology of inscriptions;
  • Development of inscriptions in the Czech Republic;
  • Principles for describing an epigraphical monument;
  • Access to epigraphical monuments
  • ROHÁČEK, Jiří. Nápisy města Kutné Hory :Kutná Hora, Kaňk, Malín a Sedlec včetně bývalého cisterciáckého kláštera. 1. vyd. Praha: Artefactum, 1996. 297 s. ISBN 80-902279-0-2. info
  • HLAVÁČEK, Ivan, Jaroslav KAŠPAR and Rostislav NOVÝ. Vademecum pomocných věd historických [Hlaváček, 1994]. 2. dopl. a rozš. vyd., v H &. Jinočany: H & H, 1994. 448 s. ISBN 80-85467-47-X. info
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The course is taught annually.
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