Introductory Sanskrit II (Summer intensive).

  • US102S.
  • This course completes the survey of Sanskrit grammar with readings adapted from ancient Indian narratives.
  • Instructor: Peter M. Scharf.
  • Prerequisite: US101 or equivalent introduction to Sanskrit.
  • Schedule: 19 July – 19 August.
  • Continuation of US101S 6 June – 14 July 2022.
  • Intensive course meeting times: Live meetings Monday and Thursday 3:30-4:30pm U.S. Central Time, twice-weekly recorded lectures, daily interactive on-line exercises, flexible consultation. Time commitment: 20 hours per week.
  • Course fee: $3,000.
  • Register.
  • Course materials: Scharf, Peter M. {S}abdabrahma: a first-year Sanskrit text. Providence: The Sanskrit Library, 2021.

Topics

Lecture Topic
13 Consonant-stem nominals
14 The passive voice
15 The future and conditional
16 Relative clauses and causative syntax
17 Participles
18 The perfect
19 The aorist
20 Compounds