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ARCA2610 - Minoans and Mycenaens

Semester 1, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Margaret Christina Miller

Description

Archaeological research since the 19th century discovery and excavation of Knossos and Mycenae continues to expand our understanding about the rich prehistoric cultures of Greece but dimly remembered in later times. Recent shift of attention from palace centres to the economic, social and religious life of the ordinary person is aided by such discoveries as the Cycladic town at Akrotiri. The three main cultures of Bronze Age Greece (ca. 3000-1100 BC) are explored with focus on their characteristic features.

Assessments

1x2000wd essay (40%), tutorial presentation (15%), tutorial work (5%), 2x1hr exams (40%)

Classes

1x2-hr lecture and 1x1-hr tutorial per week

Prerequisites

12 junior credit points of Archaeology or 6 junior credit points of Archaeology plus 6 junior credit points of Ancient History

 Thursday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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