Units of study

ANHS1601 - Foundations for Ancient Rome

Semester 2, 2012  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Richard Miles


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.


1x500wd exercise (10%), participation (15%), 1x1500wd research exercise (40%) and 1x2hr exam (35%)


2x1-hr lectures/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week


ANHS1004, ANHS1005

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