Julius Caesar, politician, general, author. Loved and hated, the story of Caesar still inspires strong debate. This unit interrogates the narrative of first-century BCE Rome and Caesar's place within it. Why did Caesar and the 'Fall of the Republic' have such an impact on Western culture?
2x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week
1x500wd interpretation exercise (15%), 1x2000wd research assignment (40%), 1x2hr formal exam (35%), tutorial participation (10%)
12 credit points at 1000 level in Ancient History or 12 credit points at 1000 level in History