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 354: 15.0 points
30 points at Stage II in History or 15 points at Stage II in History and ARTHIST 225 or 150 points passed, including 15 points at Stage II in Ancient History or Classical Studies