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ANHS1601 - Foundations for Ancient Rome
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences - 6 credit points
HECS Band one
Domestic Fee: $2,310
International Fee: $2,670
EFTSL: 0.125000000
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Department: Ancient History
Offered session(s): 2
Prohibitions: ANHS1004, ANHS1005
Teacher/Coordinator: Assoc Prof Jeffrey Tatum

Classes: two 1 hour lectures and one 1 hour tutorial per week

Assessment: one 500 word exercise, participation, one 1500 word research exercise and one 2 hour exam

From Spain to Turkey, from Britain to Africa, ancient Rome has left physical and cultural reminders of its role as ancient superpower. This unit of study will introduce you to the city of Rome itself, its turbulent history, its empire and its vibrant culture. It will provide a springboard for further studies in history, archaeology and literature. It is informed by a cross-disciplinary approach that combines a variety of perspectives to achieve a holistic view of the ancient world.
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