- Code CLAS4008
- Unit Value 6 units
In this course, students will conduct in-depth study of a special topic in Classics related to the research interests of staff members in the Centre for Classical Studies. Special attention will be paid to the analysis of primary source evidence, modern scholarly debates, and methodological and theoretical approaches.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- review, evaluate and apply the types of evidence and approaches used by Classical scholars;
- engage critically with arguments by modern scholars;
- develop and enhance skills in close reading, marshaling evidence, and presenting original arguments both verbally and in writing;
- continue training in some of the key methodological approaches used by historical, literary and philological scholars in their study of Greek and Roman antiquity; and
- present arguments orally in discussions and presentations.
- Seminar Participation (10) [LO 1,2,3,4,5]
- Seminar Presentation (20) [LO 1,2,3,4,5]
- Seminar Paper (30) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Research Essay (40) [LO 1,2,3,4]
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130 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 12 hours of contact in seminars
b) 118 hours of independent student reading, research, and writing.
Requisite and Incompatibility
N/A Minor Amendments Only
Assumed KnowledgeCompletion of a cognate major.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|7622||22 Jul 2024||29 Jul 2024||31 Aug 2024||25 Oct 2024||In Person||N/A|