Master of Arts

Ancient History

For candidates admitted under Rule (c)
Program of Study Credit Points
Advanced Standing Block advanced standing granted for candidates who hold an AQF Level 8 Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma, Bachelor with Honours or an AQF Level 9 Masters qualification in a relevant discipline. 48 cps
Advanced Standing 48  
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 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 Romans: From Cradle to Grave 6  
ANCH520 How to be Good: Greek and Roman Ethics 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  
ANCH527 Hellenistic and Roman Egypt 6  
ANCH528 Towns and Cities 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 0 to 18 credit points at 500-level:
0-18 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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