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Roman Empire: Tiberius to Hadrian

Enrolment code: HTC202/302

Offered: Hobart: semester 1

Special note: may be taken as a History unit

Unit description:

Examines the institutions, organisation and society of the Roman Empire during the first century AD to the beginning of the second century. The approach to the period will be primarily through literary sources in translation, including especially Tacitus and Suetonius.

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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 or equiv  
Assessment mode 3,000 words written work (50%), 2-hr exam in June (50%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Required texts etc Pliny, Letters of Pliny the Younger, tr Radice, ISBN 0140441271
Suetonius, The Twelve Caesars, tr Graves, ISBN 0140440720
Tacitus, Complete Works of Tacitus, tr Church and Brodribb, ISBN 0075536390
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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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