France, Paris

Aux sources de la culture européenne : l’Antiquité gréco-romaine

when 4 July 2016 - 22 July 2016
language French
duration 3 weeks
fee EUR 400

This course offers a reflection on the foundations of European civilization. It gives an introduction to Greek and Roman philosophy and its ties with politics. It also offers a reflection on the influence of art in the Antiquity, and an introduction to the art of rhetoric.

- Amitié et philosophie dans la culture antique
Laurence Renault, philosophie, Université Paris-Sorbonne
- Le bonheur dans l'Antiquité
Juliette Dross, langue et littérature latine, Université Paris-Sorbonne
- De l'épopée à l'histoire : la naissance d'un genre littéraire en Grèce ancienne
Christine Hunzinger, langue et littérature grecque, Université Paris-Sorbonne
- La réflexion sur l’art dans l’Antiquité et son influence
Valérie Naas, langue et littérature latine, Université Paris-Sorbonne
- Le pouvoir du discours : introduction à la rhétorique
Juliette Dross, langue et littérature latine, Université Paris-Sorbonne

One week: (morning or afternoon) 15 hours + conferences

Course leader

Laurence Renault, Juliette Dross, Christine Hunzinger, Valérie Naas

Target group

Students, tourists, or curious Parisian ! (A good level of French is required: B1)

Course aim

Discover the current debates in different scientific fields and learn about the French civilisation with professors from a prestigious University: La Sorbonne.

Credits info

A certificate will be delivered.

Fee info

EUR 400: Courses, conferences and a visit of the Sorbonne (or of the Senate) are included in the price.
You can also add cultural activities to the programme of courses.

Scholarships

None