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CLAS330 Special Topic: Elections in Roman and Modern Times

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Compares political elites and citizens during elections in Roman and modern times. Themes analysed include: suffrage rights, campaign strategies, the role of advertising and wealth.

Paper title Special Topic: Elections in Roman and Modern Times
Paper code CLAS330
Subject Classical Studies
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points 18 points
Teaching period(s) 1st Non standard period (9 November 2020 - 12 December 2020), 1st Non standard period (9 November 2020 - 12 December 2020)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $904.05
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,954.75

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Prerequisite
18 200-level CLAS, GREK, LATN or POLS points
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Notes
Students who have not passed the normal prerequisite may be admitted with approval from the Head of Department.
Contact
classics@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff

Dr Gwynaeth McIntyre and Dr Chris Rudd

Textbooks

There is no single textbook for this paper.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Critical thinking.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes

Students who successfully complete the paper will demonstrate:

  • Interdisciplinary Perspective
  • Critical thinking
  • Teamwork
  • Oral and written communcation

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (9 November 2020 - 12 December 2020)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 10:00-10:50 46-50
Wednesday 10:00-10:50 46-50

Seminar

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 14:00-15:50 46-50
Wednesday 14:00-15:50 46-50

1st Non standard period (9 November 2020 - 12 December 2020)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

Compares political elites and citizens during elections in Roman and modern times. Themes analysed include: suffrage rights, campaign strategies, the role of advertising and wealth.

This paper offers students a broad overview of the Roman political system and how many of its features are present in today’s democratic systems. Students will examine and evaluate the defining features of the Roman political system through a study of political institutions and office holders, electoral candidates, voters and campaign strategies.

Paper title Special Topic: Elections in Roman and Modern Times
Paper code CLAS330
Subject Classical Studies
EFTS 0.15
Points 18 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2021
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2021 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Prerequisite
18 200-level CLAS, GREK, LATN or POLS points
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Notes
Students who have not passed the normal prerequisite may be admitted with approval from the Head of Department.
Eligibility

Prerequisite is: 18 200-level CLAS, GREK, LATN or POLS points 

Contact
classics@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff

Dr Gwynaeth McIntyre and Dr Chris Rudd

Textbooks

There is no single textbook for this paper.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Communication, Critical thinking.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes

Students who successfully complete the paper will demonstrate:

  • Interdisciplinary Perspective
  • Critical thinking
  • Teamwork
  • Oral and written communcation

^ Top of page

Timetable

Not offered in 2021

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard