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Undergraduate | MAQ-AHIX3201 | 2022

Women and Gender in the Ancient World

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Entry requirements
Prior study needed
18 weeks

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Women and Gender in the Ancient World

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to

    1. Acquire and demonstrate knowledge of the evidence relating to the life experiences of women and concepts of gender in the ancient world.
    2. Evaluate ancient source material and modern interpretations of that material at an advanced level.
    3. Formulate arguments, express ideas and respond to the views of staff and peers in both oral and written form at an advanced level.
    4. Appreciate historiographical theories and how historical information (in the broadest sense) may be extracted from ancient texts and archaeological remains.

Entry requirements

Prior study

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:

one of


Pre-requisite: AHIX2225 and AHIX2130

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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What to study next?

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

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Bachelor of Arts

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