Units of Study
EUST2601 - Europe: Civilisation and Barbarism
Semester 1, 2011 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Peter Morgan
What is European civilisation? Is it just the product of history? Or are other factors involved in its development? One way of coming to an understanding of Europe is to consider its literary and intellectual encounters with other nations, cultures and civilisations as well as with itself. The aim of this unit is to consider the ways in which Europeans have confronted and questioned their civilization since the Renaissance, through the study of literary and theoretical texts.
1x500wd assignment (15%), 1x3000wd essay (50%), 1x1-hr exam (20%), class participation (15%)
1x2-hr seminar/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week
18 Junior credit points from Part A of the Table of Units of Study
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