• Offered by School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Classification Specialist
  • Course subject Classics
  • Areas of interest Classics and Ancient History
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Paul Burton
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2020
    Second Semester 2020
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Students will formulate a reading program on a particular topic in consultation with a supervisor. The program may include reading in either or both Latin and Ancient Greek, depending on the student's reading competence.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

At the end of the semester students will have acquired a knowledge and understanding of the period or issues examined in the course of the semester.

Indicative Assessment

3000-word essay (50%)

Final examination (50%)

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Workload

1 hour meeting with supervisor plus eight hours per week

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
2447 24 Feb 2020 02 Mar 2020 31 Mar 2020 29 May 2020 In Person N/A

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
7649 27 Jul 2020 03 Aug 2020 31 Aug 2020 30 Oct 2020 In Person N/A

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