Master of Arts

Ancient Near East

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 or Bachelor with Honours qualification in a relevant discipline.
48 cps
Advanced Standing 48  
Prescribed Units for this Major
Complete 6 credit points from the following units:
6 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
ARPA500 Debates in Archaeology 6  
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
ANCH507 Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic World 6  
ANCH508 Ancient Egypt: From the Pyramids to Cleopatra 6  
ANCH509 A History of Power: States and Empires in the Ancient World 6  
ANCH522 Bronze Age Greece and the Aegean 6  
ANCH526 The Art and Architecture of the Ancient World 6  
ANCH528 Towns and Cities of the Ancient World 6  
ANCH551 Warfare in the Ancient World 6  
ARPA507 Experimental Archaeology 6  
ARPA509 Zooarchaeology 6  
ARPA510 From Bread to Wine: The Archaeology of Food 6  
ARPA511 First Farmers: Understanding the Neolithic Revolution in the Ancient Near East 6  
ARPA512 Hot Stuff: Exploring Ancient Pyrotechnologies through Archaeology and Experiment 6  
ARPA513 Palaces, Temples, Towns and Tombs: The Bronze Age in the Ancient Near East 6  
HUMS505 Reading Unit A 6  
RELS584 Religions of the Ancient Near East 6  
WORK500 Work Integrated Learning - Professional Skills Development 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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