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Alexander and the Hellenistic World - ANHS2609

Year - 2019

The legacy of Alexander the Great is often defined as one of military conquest. However it was also an age when scholars revolutionized the way poetry was written, artists found new ways of representing the body in extraordinarily life-like terms and radical new philosophies competed for hearts and minds. From Greece to Afghanistan we will explore a wonderfully diverse and vibrant world that was as much united by culture and learning as it was statecraft and steel.

Classes
2x1-hr lecture/week and 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Assessment
1x2hr exam (40%), 1x2500wd essay (50%), tutorial participation (10%)

Pre-requisites

12 credit points at 1000 level in Ancient History or 12 credit points at 1000 level in History

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Classics and Ancient History
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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