Courses for Fall 2016

Courses in Greek and Roman Studies

CLAS 1051 – Gods in Classical Mythology

An introduction to some of the major myths of ancient Greece and Rome, with particular attention to the gods. The myths will be studied with reference to their social and historical contexts, literary and artistic representations, and modern theories of interpretation.

TIME: MWF 2:00pm-2:50 pm – Dr. M. Racette-Campbell

CLAS 1052 - Heroes in Classical Mythology

An introduction to some of the major myths of ancient Greece and Rome, with particular attention to the heroes. The myths will be studied with reference to their social and historical contexts, literary and artistic representations, and modern theories of interpretation.

TIME: MWF 4:00pm-4:50pm – Mr. D. Stephens

CLAS 1200 - Introduction to Roman Civilization

A general illustrated survey of the origins and evolution of Ancient Rome. The course introduces the student to social, political, and legal institutions, the growth of the Roman Empire, Roman art, literature, and religions, as well as Rome's pervasive influence in the modern world.

TIME: MW 5:30pm-6:45pm – Mr. J. Howard

CLAS 2041 – History of the Roman Republic (same as History 2041)

A survey of Roman history from the early monarchy to the death of Julius Caesar, with special reference to the society and politics of the late Republican period.

TIME: MWF 11:00am-11:50am – Dr. L. Roman

CLAS 2701 – History of Ancient Philosophy (same as Philosophy 2701)

A survey of the origin and development of Western philosophy among the Greeks and Romans.

TIME: MWF 11:00am-11:50pm – Dr. S. Rajiva

CLAS 2900 – Science and Technology in the Ancient World

An introduction to significant developments in ancient Greek and Roman science and technology with emphasis on interpreting the primary evidence, including written sources (in translation) and material remains, assessing the historical context, and considering the nature of advancements.

TIME: MWF 10:00am-10:50pm – Dr. T. Allen

CLAS 3050 – Augustus and Rome

A course that examines the Age of Augustus (27 B.C. to A.D. 14) which witnessed not only Rome's greatest achievements in literature and art but also the replacement of republican government by a monarchy; this course, based on original sources, examines the period through its most powerful and influential figure.

TIME: MWF 12:00pm-12:50pm – Dr. C. Maynes

CLAS 3580 – Bronze Age Archaeology of the Eastern Mediterranean (same as Archaeology 3580)

This course examines the archaeological evidence that underlies the current reconstruction of the Bronze Age in the eastern Mediterranean.

TIME: MW 2:00pm-3:15 pm – Dr. L. Deal

CLAS 4020 – Seminar in Greek Literature and Culture

The Topic this year is: Greek and Roman Masculinity.

TIME: TTh 3:30pm-4:45pm – Dr. M. Racette-Campbell

Courses in Greek and Latin Language

CLAS 1120 - Elementary Latin I

An introduction to the grammar and syntax of Latin, with particular attention paid to the acquisition of basic skills in reading, composition, and aural comprehension.

Section 1: MWF 12:00pm-12:50am - Dr. M. Racette-Campbell
Section 2: MWF 2:00pm-2:50pm – Dr. C. Maynes

CLAS 1130 - Elementary Ancient Greek I

An introduction to the grammar and syntax of ancient Greek, with particular attention paid to the acquisition of basic skills in reading, composition, and aural comprehension.

TIME: MTWF 11:00am-11:50am – Dr. K. Simonsen

CLAS 2200 - Intermediate Latin

A continuation of the grammar, syntax, reading, and composition completed in the elementary program.

TIME: MWF 10:00am-10:50am – Dr. C. Maynes

CLAS 2300 – Intermediate Ancient Greek

A continuation of the grammar, syntax, reading, and composition completed in the elementary program.

TIME: Please Enquire with the Department.

CLAS 4215/4220 – Latin Orators/Latin Hexameter Poetry

TIME: MWF 3:00pm-3:50pm – Dr. L. Roman

Contact

Department of Classics

230 Elizabeth Ave

St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 CANADA

Tel: (709) 864-2530

Fax: (709) 864-2552

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