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Roman Republic 133–31 BC

Enrolment code: HTC201/301

Offered: not offered in 2003

Special note: may be taken as a History unit

Unit description:

Covers the Roman Republic from the period of Roman expansion in the Mediterranean to the end of the civil wars. The unit will concentrate on the political and social structures underlying this process, with particular emphasis on the Roman aristocracy, the individuals and forces which led to the fall of the Republic.

Staff Dr PA Gallivan For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2 lectures weekly, tutorial fortnightly Timetable
Prerequisites 25% in level 100 Ancient Civilisations  
Assessment mode 3,000 words written work (50%), 2-hr exam in Nov (50%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Required texts etc Appian, The civil War, ISBN 0140445099
Plutarch, The Fall of the Roman Republic, ISBN 0140440844
Sallust, Jurgurthine War, and consiparacy of Catiline, ISBN 0140441328
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Majors: [Discipline and school information] Ancient Civilisations
Courses Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)  
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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