Units of Study

HSTY2618 - Mediterranean World in High Middle Ages

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Helene Sirantoine
Phone: +61 2 9351 8494
Email: helene.sirantoine@sydney.edu.au

Description

This unit examines aspects of the history of the Mediterranean world from the eleventh through the fourteenth century. Topics may include 'culture clashes' between Christianity and Islam, the Crusades and European expansion, the decline of Byzantium and the rise of the Latin West, and selected other cultural, social and political developments in Europe and neighbouring regions.

Assessments

1x1000wd tutorial paper (20%), 1x250wd research bibliography (5%), 1x250wd essay outline (5%), 1x2000wd essay (40%), 1x1hr exam (20%) and tutorial participation (10%)

Classes

2x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

Prerequisites

12 credit points of History or Ancient History

Prohibitions

HSTY2018

Please Note: This timetable is a draft timetable and subject to change.

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 Wednesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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