Sanskrit Research Preparation 1 (SANS2612)


Designed for students hoping to specialise in Indian and/or Buddhist studies, this unit focuses on the classical languages of India, with a view to providing students with the ability to read and conduct research into Sanskrit texts in their original language.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


3x1hr seminars/week


3xassignments (equivalent to 2500wd) (60%), 2hr exam (40%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

SANS2001 or SANS2601 or equivalent


SANS2901 or SANS2902

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.