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CLAS 4002 - Honours Classics Common Course

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 6
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: 2 hours per week
Restriction: Available only to students admitted to the relevant Honours program. Students from other Honours programs may be permitted to enrol provided they have sufficient skills and experience.
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Pre-Requisite: Completed degree (72 units) with a 24 unit major in Classics and a credit average or better result. Students doing combined Honours (eg with English or History) may be permitted to enrol in this course without a Classics major.
Assessment: Seminar participation (10%), research and presentation on two chosen topics (10%), two seminar papers (80%)

This course is designed to give students a broad overview into Classics and its sub-disciplines and to provide students with advanced training in research methodology. The course is divided into four sections: introductory methods and research skills; literary studies; historical/cultural studies; archaeology. A key issue or problem relating to the Classical world will be tackled in the weekly seminar; students are expected to contribute to the seminars by doing the set readings and participating in the discussion. They will also give a presentation and submit research papers on two of the topics during the semester.

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Mon 16/03/2020 Thu 26/03/2020 Fri 12/06/2020 Not Available

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
13407 SE01 10 9 3 Mar - 7 Apr Tuesday 4pm - 6pm Napier, 204, Teaching Room
28 Apr - 2 Jun Tuesday 4pm - 6pm Napier, 204, Teaching Room