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Ancient Rome: Slaves, Empire and Film

Undergraduate | LTU-CAH2ANR | 2024

Study method
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Entry requirements
Prior study needed
12 weeks
Start dates
4 Mar 2024

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Ancient Rome: Slaves, Empire and Film

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to:

    1. Identify and assimilate sources, lines of argument and evidence on aspects of Roman culture and society. Continue to develop skills in distinguishing between primary and secondary sources, using both in historical inquiry.
    2. Identify the context of ancient literary and historical sources and articulate their relevance to this context in written analyses of ancient texts and examples of material culture.
    3. Use computing and information technology to articulate their understanding of Roman culture and society.
    4. Write correctly referenced essays using primary and secondary sources to frame a line of argument about a Roman culture and society, including a bibliography.
    5. Write with confidence about aspects of Roman culture and society.

Entry requirements


Pre-requisites: Students must have completed 60 credit points of Level one subjects.
Past La Trobe University students who have previously completed MDS1TRW (The Roman World: Myth and Empire) are ineligible to enrol in this subject.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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