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Ancient Italy: Etruscans and Romans - ARCO2008

Year - 2019

Despite being a superpower of the archaic Mediterranean very little historical knowledge of the Etruscan civilisation survives, leaving much to archaeology. This unit will begin by surveying this enigmatic group before moving onto Rome as the Republic begins its expansion.

Classes
2x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

Assessment
10x 100wd equivalent Tutorial Quiz (20%), 2x 1500 total equivalent In-class test (40%), 1x 2000 Essay (40%)

Pre-requisites

6 credit points at 1000 level in Archaeology and 6 credit points at 1000 level in Ancient History

Prohibitions

ARCA2615

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: Archaeology
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Intermediate
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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