Faculty of Arts
Barbarians: Antiquity to Vikings
Examines barbarians in Europe from antiquity to the early middle ages. Considers the origins and function of the concept of the barbarian and modern approaches to writing their history, including archaeology. Texts to be studied include Tacitus, Gregory of Tours, Bede and the Icelandic Sagas.
Coordinator(s) Dr Lisa Bailey
HISTORY 254: 15.0 points
30 points at Stage 1 in History or 90 points passed, including 15 points in History, ASIAN 100, Ancient History or Classical Studies