Is a study of the role of myth in Greek and Roman culture through literary texts and ancient art, including an exploration of the relationship between mythological narratives and religious ritual. This unit also traces developments in the depiction of the gods and heroes as a mirror of social and political change, and addresses the functions of classical myth in modern society.
ASSESSMENT: HTC223: 3,000-word written work (60%); 2-hr end-of-sem exam (40%),
HTC323: 3,500-word written work (60%);2-hr end-of-sem exam (40%),
FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS Note: Class attendance may still be required
Web supported - I,N,W,H,L Online access to some part of this unit online is optional
Resource supported teaching & learning - I,N,W,H,L Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
About Flexible Study Options
INTERNATIONALISATION This unit includes specific international contexts/case studies.
This unit includes international cross-cultural issues/skills.
25% in level 100 Ancient Civilisations or HTA, HEA, HTL, HTG
Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.
Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.