Taught course

Hybrid and monstrous creatures in Minoan iconography

Institution
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens · National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
Qualifications
Diploma

Entry requirements

The programme is addressed not only to students of Archaeology but also to the broader public, especially those with a particular interest in prehistoric/protohistoric times in broader eastern Mediterranean area.

Months of entry

September, February

Course content

The most popular imaginary creatures in Minoan iconography, which have been recognized and studied by various scholars, will be further discussed in this programme.

Programme Description

Lesson 1: GRIFFIN-UNICA - SPHINX
This lesson examines the representations of Griffin-Unica-Sphinx in Minoan iconography.

Lesson 2:MINOAN GENIUS - MINOAN DRAGON
This lesson examines the representations of Genius and Dragon in Minoan iconography.

Lesson 3: THE HUMAN-BIRD CREATURES - MINOTAUR-OTHER BIPOD CREATURES–GORGONEION
This lesson examines the representations of human-bird creatures, minotaur, bipod creatures and gorgoneion in Minoan iconography.

Qualification and course duration

Diploma

distance learning
1 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Office
Email
info@elearninguoa.org
Phone
+302103689359