Aramaic/Syriac B 2019/2020 (30 credits)

Autumn 2019, 50 %, Campus

Start date: 2 September 2019

End date: 7 June 2020

Application Deadline: 15 April 2019

Enrolment Code: UU-56101 Application

Language of Instruction: The course will be taught in English, if needed

Location: Uppsala

Selection: All qualified applicants will be admitted.

Entry Requirements: The modules Basic Course in Syriac, 7.5 credits, Classical Syriac I, 7.5 credits, Classical Syriac II, 7.5 credits, within Aramaic/Syriac A.


If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application Fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 45000

Tuition fee, total: SEK 45000

Please note: The course will be given if resources are available.

About the course:

The course provides a broader ability to read, understand and linguistically analyse classical Syriac text, in light of increased cultural studies skills, and basic ability to use the functional grammar concepts in a Syrian text material. The course also includes an overview of the development of the Syrian literature in its historical context.

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Department of Linguistics and Philology

Engelska parken Thunbergsvägen 3H

Box 635, 751 26 UPPSALA

Telephone: 018-471 2252