- Aims and methods 1: history and historiography
- Aims and methods 2: language studies
- Aims and methods 3: archaeology
- Aims and methods 4: epigraphy
- Aims and methods 5: numismatics
- WIP: work-in-progress - interviews and outlines
- Key themes 1: social history
- Key themes 2: cultural history
- Career development
- Publication project
- Disscusion forum/Discussion Board
- Online assignment submission
- Podcasting/Leacture capture
- Standard Media
- Resources and Links
You cannot enrol in this unit if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:
AHIX399 is a capstone subject that ties all previous Ancient History subjects together and must be the last subject taken for this field of study.
No special requirements
This subject was previously known as HST390 Ancient History Capstone.
This subject is specially designed and will be offered in the form of a publication project on a set of approved topics relevant to Ancient History. Students collect, assess, analyse and interpret relevant evidence in the light of current historical thinking. In addition to seminar participation (regular discussion, a bibliographical portfolio, a learning journal, and a brief work-in-progress interview and outline), the subject culminates in a coherent paper, 5000 words in length, which conforms to the standards of research and writing guidelines expected in peer-reviewed scholarly publications in the field of ancient world studies.
- Assignment 1 - Project — Publication Project (50%)
- Assignment 2 - Report — Work-in-Progress Report (20%)
- Assignment 3 - Seminar — Seminar Forum (30%)
Textbooks are subject to change within the academic year. Students are advised to purchase their books no earlier than one to two months before the start of a subject