Seminar on Indo-Aryan Linguistics B

lglor2672  2021-2022  Louvain-la-Neuve

Seminar on Indo-Aryan Linguistics B
5.00 credits
30.0 h

  This biannual learning unit is not being organized in 2021-2022 !

LGLOR1671/1672 and/or LGLOR1541, or knowledge of Sanskrit estimated sufficient by the teacher.
Main themes
Alternating with the course LGLOR2671, this course covers the following topics:
  1. elements of historical and comparative grammar of the Indo-Aryan languages;
  2. elements of typology of Indo-Aryan languages (from Old Indo-Aryan / Sanskrit to modern Indo-Aryan languages), in synchronic and diachronic perspectives.
Learning outcomes

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 have an analytical understanding of the peculiarities of the Indo-Aryan languages from a historical-comparative and typological point of view;
2 understand the major developments in the history of the Indo-Aryan languages.
Teaching methods
Lectures together with an exercise of synthesis and presentation by the student on a proposed topic.
Evaluation methods
Oral exam
Other information
English-friendly course: course taught in French but offering facilities in English.
Facilities also offered in Dutch, German and Russian.
Online resources
The online working tools related to the course are provided to the students directly or via Moodle.
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Learning outcomes
Master [120] in Ancient Languages and Literatures: Oriental Studies

Master [60] in Ancient Languages and Literatures : Oriental Studies