Ancient History Table

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Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Ancient History

Major

A major in Ancient History requires 48 credit points from this table including:
(i) 12 credit points of 1000-level core units
(ii) 12 credit points of 2000-level units
(iii) 18 credit points of 3000-level units
(iv) 6 credit points of 3000-level interdisciplinary project unit

Minor

A minor in Ancient History requires 36 credit points from this table including:
(i) 12 credit points of 1000-level core units
(ii) 12 credit points of 2000-level units
(iii) 12 credit points of 3000-level units

1000-level core units of study

ANHS1600
Foundations for Ancient Greece
6    N ANHS1003
Semester 1
ANHS1601
Foundations for Ancient Rome
6    N ANHS1004 or ANHS1005
Semester 2

2000-level units of study

ANHS2603
Ancient Greek Democracies

This unit of study is not available in 2021

6    P 12 Junior credit points of Ancient History or History OR 6 Junior credit points of Ancient History and 6 Junior credit points of either Classical Studies, Latin, Greek (Ancient) or Archaeology
N ANHS2003
Semester 2
ANHS2606
The City of Rome: History and Landscape

This unit of study is not available in 2021

6    P 6 Junior credit points in ANHS and 6 credit points in any of Ancient History, History, Archaeology, Philosophy, Greek (Ancient) or Latin or 12 credit points at 1000 level in Archaeology
Intensive January
ANHS2609
Alexander and the Hellenistic World
6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in Ancient History or 12 credit points at 1000 level in History
Semester 2
ANHS2610
SPQR: The Senate and the People of Rome

This unit of study is not available in 2021

6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in Ancient History or 12 credit points at 1000 level in History
Semester 1
ANHS2614
The Emperor in the Roman World 14-117 AD

This unit of study is not available in 2021

6      Semester 2
ANHS2616
Tragedy and Society in Greece and Rome

This unit of study is not available in 2021

6    P 12 credit points of ANHS, GRKA, HSTY or LATN OR 6 credit points of ANHS and 6 credit points of ARCA, ENGL, GRKA, HSTY, LATN or PHIL.
Semester 1
ANHS2618
The Later Roman Empire: AD 284-476
6    P 12 Junior credit points of Ancient History Greek Ancient Latin or History or 6 Junior credit points of Ancient History and 6 Junior credit points of either History Latin Greek Ancient Philosophy or Archaeology
Semester 1
ANHS2619
The World of Ancient Epic
6    P 12 credit points at 1000-level from any combination of Ancient History, Latin, Ancient Greek, History, English
Semester 1
ANHS2634
Julius Caesar and the Roman Republic
6    P 12 credit points at 1000-level from any combination of Ancient History, Latin, Ancient Greek, History, Archaeology
Semester 2
ANHS2635
Augustus and the Roman Revolution

This unit of study is not available in 2021

6    P 12 Junior credit points in Ancient History, Greek (Ancient), Latin or History or 6 Junior credit points in Ancient History and 6 Junior credit points in History, Latin, Greek (Ancient), Philosophy or Archaeology
Semester 1
ARCO2007
Ancient Greece
6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in Archaeology OR 6 credit points at 1000 level in Archaeology and 6 credit points at 1000 level in Ancient History
N ARCA2612
Semester 1
ARCO2008
Ancient Italy: Etruscans and Romans
6    P 6 credit points at 1000 level in Archaeology and 6 credit points at 1000 level in Ancient History
N ARCA2615
Semester 2
BBCL2609
Historical Jesus to Written Gospels
6    P 12 Junior credit points including at least 6 in BBCL1001, BBCL1002, HBRW1111, HBRW1112, RLST1002 and 6 in Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies, Ancient History, Anthropology, Archaeology, History, English, Philosophy, Studies in Religion, Arabic Studies or 6 Senior credit points in BBCL2603, BBCL2607, BBCL2610 or 12 credit points at 1000 level in Biblical Studies and Classical Hebrew or Jewish Civilisation, Thought and Culture or Ancient History
N BBCL2003
Semester 1
GRKA2600
Intermediate Greek 1
6    P HSC Greek or GRKA1601 or GRKA2621
N GRKA2603
Semester 1
GRKA2601
Intermediate Greek 2
6    P GRKA2600
Semester 2
HSTY2647
Renaissance Italy
6    P 12 Junior credit points each in either History or Ancient History
N HSTY2047
Semester 2
HSTY2677
Australia: Politics and Nation
6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in History or 12 credit points at 1000 level in Ancient History
Semester 2
HSTY2700
What Do We Want? Protest in Australia

This unit of study is not available in 2021

6    P 12 junior credit points in HSTY or ANHS
Semester 1
HSTY2703
Convicts and Capitalists

This unit of study is not available in 2021

6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in History or 12 credit points at 1000 level in Ancient History
Semester 1
LATN2600
Intermediate Latin 1
6    P HSC Latin or LATN1601 LATN2621
N LATN2603 or LATN1101
Semester 1
LATN2601
Intermediate Latin 2
6    P LATN2600
N LATN1102
Semester 2
PHIL2613
Plato and Aristotle
6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in Philosophy or 12 credit points at 1000 level in Ancient History
N PHIL3013 or PHIL2013
Semester 2
PHIL2614
The Presocratics

This unit of study is not available in 2021

6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in Philosophy or 12 credit points at 1000 level in Ancient History
Semester 2

3000-level units of study

ANHS3602
Law and Disorder at Rome
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Ancient History History Philosophy Ancient Greek or Latin
Semester 1
ANHS3608
The Long Fifth Century BCE: 546-371 BCE
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Ancient History
Semester 2
ANHS3635
Historiography Ancient and Modern
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Ancient History or 12 credit points at 2000 level in History
N ANHS2691 or ANHS2692 or ANHS2612
Semester 2
ANHS3637
Ancient Sparta and Modern Ideology

This unit of study is not available in 2021

6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in the Ancient History major
Semester 2
ARCO3011
Pompeii and Herculaneum
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Archaeology or 12 credit points at 2000 level in Ancient History or 6 Junior credit points of ARCA and ANHS1600 or ANHS1601 or ANTH1001 or ARHT1001 or HSTY1089
N ARCA2627
Semester 1
RLST3604
Ancient Egyptian Religion and Magic
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Studies in Religion or 12 credit points at 2000 level in Ancient History
N RLST2636
Semester 2

Interdisciplinary project unit of study

If you are completing two majors and both of your majors are from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, please select the Interdisciplinary Impact unit of study for your first major, and the Industry and Community Project unit of study for your second major.
If you are completing two majors but only one of your majors is from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, please select the Interdisciplinary Impact unit of study for that major.
If you are completing one major only and that major is from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, please select the Interdisciplinary Impact unit of study for your major.
ANHS3999
Interdisciplinary Impact
6    P Completion of at least 90 credit points
N Interdisciplinary Impact in another major

Note: Department permission required for enrolment in the following sessions:Intensive December

Intensive December
Semester 1
Semester 2
ANHS3998
Industry and Community Project
6    C Interdisciplinary Impact in any major.
Intensive February
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2