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Monuments of Rome: Image and Ideology

Enrolment code: HTC207/307

Offered: not offered in 2003

Special note: may be taken as a History or Tourism unit

Unit description:

Introduces students to the major buildings and monumental structures of ancient Rome from the origins of the city to the Late Empire, relating them to historical and cultural context. The unit aims to give students an introduction to the major artistic movements of ancient Rome, to analyse the relation of monuments to social and historical events and to read material culture as an index of self-perception and representation.

Staff Dr R Evans 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 2x1-hr lectures, 1-hr tutorial fortnightly (13 wks) Timetable
Prerequisites 25% in level 100 Ancient Civilisations  
Assessment mode 3,000 words written work (50%), tutorial participation (10%), 2-hr exam in June (40%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Required texts etc Pollitt JJ, The Art of Rome c. 753 BC–AD337, Sources and Documents, ISBN 052127365X Library Catalogue
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Recommended texts etc Ramage NH & A, Roman Art: Romulus to Constantine, ISBN 1856692124 Library Catalogue
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Majors: [Discipline and school information] Ancient Civilisations
Courses Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)
Bachelor of Tourism
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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