CLAS307-21S2 (A) Semester Two 2021 (The Arts Centre Christchurch)

Topics in Ancient History: Athens: From city to empire and back again

30 points

Start Date: Monday, 19 July 2021
End Date: Sunday, 14 November 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 1 August 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 1 October 2021


This course covers the history of the wealthiest and most powerful Greek city-state, Athens, from the legislation of Solon through the "Periclean Age" down to the advent of Alexander the Great.

Learning Outcomes

University Graduate Attributes

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award

Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.


Any 30 points at 200 level from CLAS, or
any 60 points at 200 level from the Schedule V of the BA.


Timetable Note

Classes will be held at the City Campus in the Arts Centre, 3 Hereford Street.

Course Coordinator

Victor Parker

(Image: "The Acropolis of Athens viewed from the Hill of the Muses" by Carole Raddato, licensed under Wikimedia Commons.)


Please check the course LEARN page for further details and updates.

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,570.00

International fee $7,000.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 10 people apply to enrol.

For further information see Humanities and Creative Arts .

All CLAS307 Occurrences

  • CLAS307-21S2 (A) Semester Two 2021 (The Arts Centre Christchurch)