The Later Roman Empire
A study of the Roman empire between the third and sixth centuries CE. Topics covered include the social, economic and political crises of the period, encounters and struggles between Romans and barbarians, the conflict between Paganism and Christianity, and the emergence of the barbarian kingdoms in the West and the Byzantine empire in the East.
For full course information see the Digital Course Outline for ANCIENT 255.
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Not taught in 2023
ANCIENT 255: 15 points
15 points at Stage I in Ancient History, Classical Studies, or Classical Studies and Ancient History, and 30 points passed
ANCIENT 255, 355, ANCIENT 355