City of Constantine
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- 20 Feb 2023
This research-intensive university in north-western Sydney offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees. With over 44,000 current students, Macquarie has a strong reputation for welcoming international students and embracing flexible and convenient study options, including its partnership with Open Universities Australia.
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On successful completion, a student will be able to:
- Cultivate a deeper appreciation of a range of cultural, social, religious, and political issues when dealing with sources from the past
- Demonstrate an understanding of the importance of primary and secondary texts and images through analysis, expression, and argument
- Participate actively in online discussions
- Byzantium before Constantine
- Age of Constantine
- Age of Justinian
- Age of Iconoclasm
- Age of Crusades
- Byzantine Humanism
- The Byzantine Church
- The Emperor
- Art and Architecture
- Entertainment and Everyday Life
- The Fall of Constantinople
Admission to MAncHist (OUA) or GradCertAncHist (OUA)
No additional requirements
This subject examines the history of Constantinople from its foundation by Constantine the Great in the fourth century to its capture by the Ottoman Turks in the fifteenth century. Students will learn to analyse critically the cultural, ecclesiastical, intellectual, military, art and architectural history of the city, using literary, documentary and archaeological evidence.
- Weekly online discussion (15%)
- Annotated Bibliography (30%)
- Major essay (55%)
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