Units of Study
PALI5901 - Pali for Postgraduates 1
Semester 1, 2012 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Mark Allon
Phone: +61 2 9351 3891
Pali is a major canonical language of Buddhism. The scriptures of the Theravada School of Buddhism, which represent the oldest Buddhist writings preserved in an Indic language, are in Pali, as are the commentaries and historical literature of the School. This unit will provide a grounding in the language and enable students to read simple texts in Pali.
3x1000wd class tests (32%), 1x oral recitation (8%), class participation (10%), 1x2hr exam (50%)
1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week
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