Units of study

ANHS1602 - Greek and Roman Myth

Winter Main, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Frances Margan Keeling
Email: francis.keeling@sydney.edu.au

Description

Stories about Greek and Roman gods, heroes, and monsters occupy an important place in Western culture. Greco-Roman mythology is the fount of inspiration for masterpieces of art, music, and literature. This unit examines these enduring ancient narratives, symbols, and mythical ideas in their historical, cultural and religious context. Learn about the manifold meanings of myth, its transformations and transgressions, its uses and abuses from antiquity to the present day.

Assessments

tutorial quizzes (15%), tutorial participation (10%), 1x1500wd written assignment (35%), and 1x2hr exam (40%)

Classes

1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Prohibitions

CLCV1001

 Monday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

ANHS1602

Lecture 1

           
1 This class runs from Week 1 to Week 2

 Tuesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

ANHS1602

Lecture 2

           
2 This class runs from Week 1 to Week 2

 Wednesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

ANHS1602

Lecture 3

           
3 This class runs from Week 1 to Week 2

 Thursday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

ANHS1602

Lecture 4

           
4 This class runs from Week 1 to Week 2

 Friday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

ANHS1602

Lecture 5

           
5 This class runs from Week 1 to Week 2

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