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Postgraduate | MAQ-AHIX8000 | 2024

Capstone Advanced Project

Course information for 2024 intake

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Study method
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Entry requirements
Part of a degree
18 weeks

Start dates

  • 19 Feb 2024
  • 22 July 2024
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Capstone Advanced Project

About this subject

  • On successful completion, a student will be able to:

    1. Acquire knowledge of how approaches to and methods of study of the ancient world have developed between the early nineteenth century and today.
    2. Uncover and assimilate information in a context appropriate to postgraduate study.
    3. Understand how scholars with varying outlooks and perspectives have combined investigating the ancient world with responding to and seeking to shape modern conditions.
    4. Relate understanding of the ancient world to broad conceptual frameworks and modern contexts, with a view to integrating knowledge and learning experiences from the whole Master of Ancient History degree program.
    5. Show in writing critical understanding of factual questions and judgements of likelihood and value.
    6. Demonstrate in writing ability to reason persuasively from a question to a provisional answer, citing relevant evidence.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • MAQ-HIS-MAS-2024 - Master of Ancient History


Admission to MAncHist(OUA)
NCCW (pre-2020 units) AHPG880

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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Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Master of Ancient History