Classics - Greek & Roman History

Trinity College Dublin


Course Name Classics - Greek & Roman History
Course Provider Trinity College Dublin
Course Code 33899 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commencing the week beginning Monday 9th September 2019, and recommencing week beginning Monday 20th January 2020.
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Enrolments open 14th August 2019 for Michaelmas Term (September), and 9th December 2019 for Hilary Term (January).

Closing date for online and postal applications: Friday 30th August 2019 for Michaelmas Term (September). Friday 10t...


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Time and venue to be confirmed, please check our website after 14th August 2019 for an update or text ‘info’ followed by your name and address to 087 2572015.

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Course Fee Two Terms (2 x 12 week terms): €300.
Concession rate €150*
One Term (1 x 12 week term): €165.
Concession rate €75*

*The concession rate is available to second and third level students and people whose primary source of income is social welfare, health board or a government-sponsored employment scheme.
Course Content This lecture-only module provides an introductory survey of the history of the Greek and Roman world, from the Greek Archaic age (c.700 BC) to the death of Augustus in AD 14. The main trends and issues of this period will be explored including colonisation, imperialism, war, the Athenian invention of democracy, the rise of Alexander, and the emergence of Rome as a major power in the Mediterranean. There will also be discussion of the main historical sources.
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