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Unit name Introduction to Ancient Rome
Unit code HTC104
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline History and Classics
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Learning Outcomes

  1. Produce valid interpretations of the content of a range of historical, literary, and cultural material for the study of Ancient Rome.
  2. Explain the significance of major developments in ancient roman civilisation.
  3. Demonstrate awareness of the historical and cultural contexts of sources of evidence for the study of Ancient Rome.
  4. Express basic analysis of ancient roman history, literature, and culture clearly and effectively in writing.



Teaching Pattern

On Campus:
Weekly Introductory Lecture (recorded, approx. 30 minutes).
Weekly 2 hour mixed format seminar (typically comprising two 30-minute lectures and two periods of discussion).

Off Campus:
Weekly Introductory Lecture (recorded, approx. 30 minutes).
2 x 30 minute lecture recordings weekly.
4 x 2 hour Web Conference (discussion-based).


Task 1: Take-home exam, 2 hours (40%)

Task 2: 3 x Primary text analyses, 250 words (15%)

Task 3: Weekly online quizzes, 50-100 words (10%)

Task 4: Major essay, 1500 words (35%)

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