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Law and Disorder at Rome - ANHS3602

Year - 2019

We live in an era in which the interests of national security are balanced against the rule of law. In Rome too, crisis and emergency, whether genuine or the product of partisan rhetoric, could threaten the rule of law. This unit explores the idea that the collapse of the rule of law engendered the collapse of the Republic, whilst also seeking to promote stimulating and topical discussion about the rule of law in democratic societies like our own.

Classes
1x1hr lecture/week, 1x2hr seminar/week

Assessment
1000wd Exam (20%), x2000wd Research essay (40%), x1500wd Criminal case study (30%), Participation (10%)

Pre-requisites

12 credit points at 2000 level in Ancient History, History, Philosophy, Ancient Greek or Latin.

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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