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Alexander's Heirs Course: The Ptolemies of Egypt

History. See the future. It’s in the past. The world as we know it today has been shaped by events of the past. Learn about history the smart way with History courses at the University of Sydney. Join us in examining the rise and fall of the Ptolemaic Dynasty from Alexander the Great to Cleopatra VII. Ptolemy I was the Macedonian general of Alexander who took possession of Egypt and founded the Ptolemaic Dynasty. He created the lighthouse and mouseion, a centre of learning with... [More]
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$144 Limited inc GST
Alexander's Heirs Course: The Ptolemies of Egypt

<p>{block name:“Course Tagline - History”}</p><p>Join us in examining the rise and fall of the Ptolemaic Dynasty from Alexander the Great to Cleopatra VII. Ptolemy I was the Macedonian general of

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Morocco Course: The Islamic Kingdoms

History. See the future. It’s in the past. The world as we know it today has been shaped by events of the past. Learn about history the smart way with History courses at the University of Sydney. During the medieval period, the region of Morocco had a rich and dynamic culture which was a blend of Arab and Berber influences. The area came under the control of Muslims within a few years of the death of Mohamed. Berber regimes subsequently created an Empire which included most of... [More]
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$144 Limited inc GST
Morocco Course: The Islamic Kingdoms

<p>{block name:“Course Tagline - History”}</p><p>During the medieval period, the region of Morocco had a rich and dynamic culture which was a blend of Arab and Berber influences. The area came under

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The Lost Kingdoms of Southern Africa Course

History. See the future. It’s in the past. The world as we know it today has been shaped by events of the past. Learn about history the smart way with History courses at the University of Sydney. Archaeological research has identified important developments in the evolution of society in Southern Africa. The San Bushmen were the native hunter-gatherer peoples of the region. Subsequently, Khoi pastoralists entered the region and were followed by Bantu speaking farmers from central... [More]
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The Lost Kingdoms of Southern Africa Course

<p>{block name:“Course Tagline - History”}</p><p>Archaeological research has identified important developments in the evolution of society in Southern Africa. The San Bushmen were the native

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Ibn Battuta Course: Muslim Traveller of the 14th Century

History. See the future. It’s in the past. The world as we know it today has been shaped by events of the past. Learn about history the smart way with History courses at the University of Sydney. Ibn Battuta is considered one of the greatest travellers of all time. He set out from his native city of Tangier in 1325 at the age of 21 on a pilgrimage to Mecca. By the time he returned, 29 years later, he had visited most of the Muslim world as far as China. This course will examine the... [More]
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$144 Limited inc GST
Ibn Battuta Course: Muslim Traveller of the 14th Century

<p>{block name:“Course Tagline - History”}</p><p>Ibn Battuta is considered one of the greatest travellers of all time. He set out from his native city of Tangier in 1325 at the age of 21 on a

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Constantine the Great Course: Unconquered Emperor

History. See the future. It’s in the past. The world as we know it today has been shaped by events of the past. Learn about history the smart way with History courses at the University of Sydney. Roman Emperor from AD 306-337, Constantine the Great was one of the most influential figures in human history. His father Flavius Constantius was ‘Augustus’, senior western Emperor in Diocletian’s Tetrarchy. Constantine was proclaimed Emperor in Britain when his father died in 306 and he... [More]
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$144 Limited inc GST
Constantine the Great Course: Unconquered Emperor

<p>{block name:“Course Tagline - History”}</p><p>Roman Emperor from AD 306-337, Constantine the Great was one of the most influential figures in human history. His father Flavius Constantius was ‘

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