Master of Arts

Ancient History

For candidates admitted under Rule (b)
Program of Study Credit Points
Advanced Standing
Block advanced standing granted for candidates who hold an AQF Level 7 Bachelor qualification with a major in a relevant discipline.
24 cps
Advanced Standing 24  
Prescribed Units for this Major
Complete the following unit:
6 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
HIST595 Understanding History 6  
And complete 6 to 18 credit points from the following units: 6-18 cps
HUMS507 Minor Research Project 6  
HUMS508 Major Research Project 12  
Listed Units for this Major
Complete 12 credit points from the following units:
12 cps
ANCH304 Society and the Individual in Classical Greece 6  
ANCH305 Greek Democracy and its Enemies 6  
ANCH307 Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic World 6  
ANCH312 Rome of the Caesars 6  
ANCH313 Augustus and the Roman Revolution 6  
ANCH315 The Shadow of Vesuvius: Pompeii and Herculaneum 6  
ANCH318 The Roman Family: From Cradle to Grave 6  
ANCH322 Bronze Age Greece and the Aegean 6  
ANCH324 Egypt in the Age of the Pyramids 6  
ANCH325 New Kingdom Egypt 6  
ANCH326 The Art and Architecture of the Ancient World 6  
ANCH351 Warfare in the Ancient World 6  
RELS384 Religions of the Ancient Near East 6  
RELS387 Earliest Christianity: Social Context and Sacred Text 6  
RELS388 The Pagan Religions of Ancient Greece and Rome 6  
And complete 18 to 24 credit points from the following units: 18-24 cps
ANCH504 Society and the Individual in Classical Greece 6  
ANCH505 Greek Democracy and its Enemies 6  
ANCH507 Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic World 6  
ANCH510 The Art of Roman Government 6  
ANCH512 Rome of the Caesars 6  
ANCH513 Augustus and the Roman Revolution 6  
ANCH515 The Shadow of Vesuvius: Pompeii and Herculaneum 6  
ANCH518 The Roman Family: From Cradle to Grave 6  
ANCH522 Bronze Age Greece and the Aegean 6  
ANCH524 Egypt in the Age of the Pyramids 6  
ANCH525 New Kingdom Egypt 6  
ANCH526 The Art and Architecture of the Ancient World 6  
ANCH551 Warfare in the Ancient World 6  
HUMS505 Reading Unit A 6  
RELS584 Religions of the Ancient Near East 6  
RELS587 Earliest Christianity: Social Context and Sacred Text 6  
RELS588 The Pagan Religions of Ancient Greece and Rome 6  
Elective Units
Complete 12 to 30 credit points with a maximum of 12 credit points at 200, 300 or 400 level:
12-30 cps
Elective Units can be selected from any unit offered by the University, including those listed above, subject to candidates meeting overall course requirements and prerequisite and timetabling requirements for individual units.  
Total 96 cps

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