Courses for Winter 2014
Courses in Greek & Roman Studies
CLAS 1052 - Heros of 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: M, W, F 2:00pm - 2:50pm - Dr. B. Levett
CLAS 1100 - Introduction to Greek Civilization
A general illustrated survey of the origins and evolution of ancient Greek civilization. The course introduces the student to social and political institutions, religion and myth, and achievements in art, philosophy, science and literature, as well as the influence of ancient Greece on the modern world.
TIME: M, W, F 2:00pm - 2:50pm - Dr. K. Simonsen
CLAS 2042 - History of the Roman Empire (cross-listed with History 2042)
A survey of Roman history from the death of Julius Caesar to the rise of Constantine, with special reference to the society and politics of the early Imperial period.
TIME: M, W, F 10:00am - 10:50am - Dr. T. Allen
CLAS 2055 - Women in the Ancient World
An examination of the role of women in ancient Mediterranean civilizations from the perspectives of social and political history and culture.
TIME: T, Tr 10:30am - 11:45am - Dr. T. Allen
CLAS 2500 - Literature in Ancient Rome (Research/Writing)
An introduction to Latin literature from the Republican to the Late Antique periods. Students will study epic poetry, drama and other genres typical of these periods. Students will also be introduced to important themes, methodologies and scholarship.
TIME: M, W, F 12:00pm - 12:50pm - Dr. L. Roman
CLAS 3020 - Roman Religion (cross-listed with Religious Studies 3020)
A study of the role of religion in the private and public life of the Roman world.
TIME: T, Tr 10:30am - 11:45am - Dr. L. Roman
CLAS 3050 - Augustus and Rome
An examination of the Age of Augustus (27 B.C. to A.D. 14), which witnessed not only Rome's greatest acheivements 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 influencial figure.
TIME: T, Tr 2:00pm - 3:15pm - Dr. C. Maynes
Courses in Greek and Roman Language
CLAS 1121 - Elementary Latin II
A continuation of the work begun in Elementary Latin I. (Prerequisite: CLAS 1120)
Section 1: M, W, F 10:00am - 10:50am - Dr. C. Maynes
Section 2: M, T, Th 1:00pm - 1:50pm - Dr. M. Nikolic
CLAS 1121 - Elementary Ancient Greek II
A continuation of the work begun in Elementary Ancient Greek I. (Prerequisite: CLAS 1130)
TIME: M, T, W, F 11:00am - 11:50am - Dr. B. Levett
CLAS 3200 - Advanced Latin
Refines the skills developed in Intermediate Latin, and applies them to selected readings of Latin authors. (Prerequisite: CLAS 2200)
TIME: M, W, F 9:00am - 9:50am - Dr. M. Nikolic
CLAS 3300 - Advanced Ancient Greek
Refines the skills developed in Intermediate Ancient Greek, and applies them to selected readings of Greek authors. (Prerequisite: CLAS 2300)
TIME: M, W, F 12:00pm - 12:50pm - Dr. K. Simonsen