|Delivery Type||Delivery length / details|
|Seminars / Tutorials||Weekly one hour seminar|
|Assessment Type||Assessment length / details||Proportion|
|Semester Exam||2 Hours||50%|
|Semester Assessment||Continuous Assessment: One x 2000 word essay||50%|
|Supplementary Exam||2 Hours Re-sit Exam||50%|
At the end of the module, students will be able to:
1. demonstrate a knowledge of significant forms and genres in the literature of classical Greece and Rome;
2. write about a range of set books in an informed and well-argued manner;
3. write about important aspects of classical mythology in an informed and well-argued manner;
4. demonstrate an ability to use and engage with a range of relevant information sources.
A previous knowledge of the Classics is not required.
Reading ListEssential Reading
Myth frgments and excerpts Provided in photocopies Primo search Apuleius (trans E J Kenney) (1999) The Golden Ass Penguin Classics Primo search Euripedes (ed James Morwood) (1999) Bacche and Other Plays Oxford World Classics Primo search Seneca (trans E F Watling (1996) Four Tragedies and Octavia Penguin Classics Primo search Sophocles (ed Bernard Knox) Three Theban Plays Prentice Hall Primo search
This module is at CQFW Level 4