|Delivery Type||Delivery length / details|
|Seminars / Tutorials||Weekly one hour seminar|
|Assessment Type||Assessment length / details||Proportion|
|Semester Exam||3 Hours||50%|
|Semester Assessment||Continuous Assessment: One x 1600-2000 word essay||50%|
|Supplementary Exam||3 Hours Re-sit examination||100%|
At the end of the module, students will be able to:
1. demonstrate a knowledge of The Odyssey and The Aeneid;
2. use examples from the set plays to demonstrate a knowledge of important themes and topics in Greek and Roman Drama;
3. write about a range of set books 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 ListShould Be Purchased
Euripedes The Trojan Women and Other Plays Oxford World's Classics Primo search Homer (trans. R. Lattimore) The Odyssey HarperCollins Primo search Menander (ed. Norma Miller) Plays and Fragments Penguin Classics Primo search Sophocles (ed. David Grene & Richard Lattimore) The Complete Greek Tragedies: Sophocles II University of Chicago Press Primo search Virgil (trans. D. West) The Aeneid Penguin Classics Primo search Supplementary Text
Ovid The Metamorphoses (selections) supplied in photocopy Primo search
This module is at CQFW Level 4