Units of study

For a full list of units of study offered in the Ancient History major please see the Undergraduate Handbook here

For a full list of units of study offered in the Greek (Ancient) major please see the Undergraduate Handbook here

For a full list of units of study offered in the Latin major please see the Undergraduate Handbook here

For a full list of units of study offered in the Honours in Classics please see the Undergraduate Handbook here

List of 2017 units of study

A full list of Units of Study for 2017, including Summer School, is available in our undergraduate guide.

GRKA3602 - Greek Epic

Semester 2, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Tamara Neal

Description

The Iliad, the Odyssey and the poems of Hesiod are the classics of the classics. This unit offers an introduction to the language, style and content of the Greek epics which served as the foundations of Greek cultural identity and are the primary textual sources for Bronze Age, Geometric and Archaic Greek language, religion, history and thought.

Assessments

1x2000wd essay (40%), 1x2hr exam (50%), participation (10%)

Classes

3x1hr seminars/week

Corequisites

GRKA2601

 Tuesday

  9am 10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

GRKA3602

       

Sem

       

 Thursday

  9am 10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

GRKA3602

Seminar

             

The information displayed above is indicative only as online information is subject to change without notice. The Faculty Handbook and the University of Sydney Calendar are the official legal source of information relating to study at the University of Sydney