Introduction to Ancient History (Eastern Mediterranean Near and Far East C 1200-200 BC)

King's College London

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Introduction to Ancient History (Eastern Mediterranean Near and Far East C 1200-200 BC)

  • Host University

    King's College London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Classics, History

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

    15
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    6
  • Overview

    In this module you will examine the period from the fall of the empires of the Bronze Age Near East until the time when the city of Rome began to expand its power into the Mediterranean, as well as exploring the eastern Mediterranean, including Egypt, and the Near East.

    Teaching pattern: 20 x 1-hour lectures (2 x 1-hour weekly); 10 x 1-hour seminars (weekly)

    Assessment: coursework

    2 x 2,000 word essays (100%, based on the higher of the two essay marks; failure to submit 2 essays will be penalized by capping module mark at 40%).

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