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UNE unit code: ANCH304

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Start
  • Not offered in 2021
Campus
  • Armidale Campus
24/7 online support
  • Yes
Intensive schools
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  • No
Supervised exam
  • No
Credit points
  • 6

Unit information

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This unit will examine in detail the relationship between society and the individual in Classical Greece. It will focus on the economic, religious, political and family relationships within society in order to highlight the interdependence of individuals in the functioning of Greek daily life. Special attention will be directed at groups which were generally regarded as 'inferior' (eg slaves, the poor, women) and also the problems of conformity and non-conformity within Greek society.
Combined units
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Intensive schools

There are no intensive schools required for this unit.

Requisites

Pre-requisites
Pre-requisites

A pre-requisite is a unit that you must pass before you will be permitted to enrol in a related or subsequent unit. Most pre-requisite units will contain foundation knowledge which is essential for success in later units. Read more.

12cp in ANCH or HIST or ARPA or ASST or ECON (units with a 4 or 5 as second digit [denoting ECON HIST] only) or CLLA (Greek or Latin strand) or RELS or candidature in a postgraduate award
Restrictions
Restrictions

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ANCH204 or ANCH206 or ANCH306 or ANCH404 or ANCH504

Notes

Please refer to the student handbook for further details on this unit.

Unit coordinator(s)

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Matthew DillonProfessor, Classics and Ancient History - Faculty of Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences and Education; School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  1. evaluate and effectively use written and non-written historical evidence;
  2. construct a logical written argument in response to a defined question;
  3. display independent research skills;
  4. display a good knowledge of ancient Greek society; and
  5. exhibit an understanding of the intellectual concepts (ancient and modern) central to comprehending the key aspects of ancient Greek society.

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