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Arts

HTC300

Enrolment
Unit Code
Unit Title
HTA305 Gender in Historical Perspective
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA306 Australia 1788 to 1901
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA307 Australia 1901 to 2001
HTA308 Medieval Britain: Myth, Power and Identity
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA309 Europe in an Age of Crisis 1560 -1660
HTA310 Cold War Europe, 1945-1991
HTA311 Europe at War, 1914-1945
HTA314 Late Medieval Europe
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA316 Experience of War: Europe fron Napoleon
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA318 Crime and the Law in Historical Perspective
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA329 Van Diemen's Land 1642-1850
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA331 Tasmanian History from 1856
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA334 Europe in the High Middle Ages
HTA337 Holy Lands, Strange Lands: The Medieval World 1000-c.1300
HTA340 Australian History 1788-1990s
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA342 Colonial USA, 1607-1789
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA343 USA: The Nation from 1789
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA344 Modern Britain 1832-1990
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA345 Revolutions of the Mind
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA347 Modern Russia: Enlightenment to Dictatorship
HTA349 Atlantic Worlds, 1450-1807
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA352 African-American History
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA355 War and Peace in the Pacific
HTA356 Barbarian Kingdoms: Medieval Europe AD 300-700
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA357 Vikings and Vassals: Medieval Europe AD 700-1000
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA358 Renaissance & Reformation Europe
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA359 Europe 1815-1914
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA360 Researching Family History
HTA363 Convict Archaeology
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA364 History of Human Rights
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA366 Gunpowder, Bombs and Planes: A History of Terrorism and Political Violence
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA367 Enlightenment, Revolution and Empire: Britain 1745-1815
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA368 The History of Everyday Life
HTA369 Booms, Bubbles and Busts: The Economics of Every Day Life in the Western World since 1500
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA371 Australian Environmental History
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA375 History of the Indigenous Peoples of North America
HTA376 Living History: Preserving the Past
(Not Offered 2013)
HTA399 Special Topic in History
HTC300 The World of Alexander the Great
(Not Offered 2013)
HTC301 Roman Republic 218-31 BC
HTC302 The Roman Empire: Victory, Virtue and Vice
HTC310 War and the Hero: Classical Epic
HTC311 Comedy and Tragedy in the Classical World
(Not Offered 2013)
HTC323 Greek and Roman Mythology
HTC329 Love in the Ancient Novel
(Not Offered 2013)
HTC330 Special Topic in Ancient Civilisations
(Not Offered 2013)
HTC332 Pompeii and the Ancient City
(Not Offered 2013)
HTC333 Classical Art and Architecture
HTC334 Sex, Wine and Athletics in Classical Antiquity
(Not Offered 2013)
HTC335 Celtic and Roman Britain
HTC336 The World of the Classical Greeks
(Not Offered 2013)
HTC337 Nero and Neronian Literature
(Not Offered 2013)
HTG301 Special Topic in Advanced Ancient Greek A
HTG302 Special Topic in Advanced Ancient Greek B
HTG316 Advanced Ancient Greek A
HTG318 Advanced Ancient Greek B
HTL301 Special Topic in Advanced Latin A
HTL317 Advanced Latin A
HTL319 Advanced Latin B
HTL321 Special Topic in Advanced Latin B

2013 HTC300 The World of Alexander the Great

Unit Level: Advanced

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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See also   HTC200

SPECIAL NOTE: may be taken as a History unit

OFFERINGS
Not Offered

DESCRIPTION

Concentrates on the rise of Macedon and its expansion under King Philip II and his son Alexander the Great. The unit examines the means employed to acquire and maintain empire and gives special attention to the life and conquests of Alexander.The approach is primarily through the major literary sources for the period but additional evidence from archaeological, numismatic and epigraphic material is introduced where relevant.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT:

HTC200: 3,000 words written work (60%);2-hr exam (40%)

HTC300: 3,500 words written work (60%); 2-hr exam (40%)

TEACHING PATTERN: 2x1-hr lectures, 1-hr tutorial fortnightly

FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS
Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Web supported - H,I,L,N,W
Online access to some part of this unit online is optional
   Resource supported teaching & learning - I,L,N,W
Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
About Flexible Study Options

INTERNATIONALISATION
This unit includes specific international contexts/case studies.
This unit includes international cross-cultural issues/skills.

REQUISITE INFO
Prereq 25% in level 100 Ancient Civilisations

STAFF: Dr Geoff Adams

FEES
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KEY

Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.

Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.

Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units - campuses A, F, G, K, Q and Y click here for more information.



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