Courses - Current and Upcoming

For the most up-to-date information on enrollment, meeting times, and locations, please consult the UW Time Schedule.

Planning Aids: Current Year Overview Chart | Acceptable Courses in Translation | Other Courses of Interest

Course Catalog Descriptions: Classics | Classical Archaeology | Classical Linguistics | Greek | Latin

Spring 2015

Classics Courses

Course Section / SLN Instructor Meetings
CLAS 101: Latin And Greek In Current Use

Designed to improve and increase English vocabulary through a study of the Latin and Greek elements in English, with emphasis on words in current literary and scientific use. No auditors. Knowledge of Latin or Greek is not required. Offered: AWSpS.

VLPA
A - 12316 Daniel Abraham Miller T Th 08:30-09:20
CDH 711A
CLAS 101: Latin And Greek In Current Use

Designed to improve and increase English vocabulary through a study of the Latin and Greek elements in English, with emphasis on words in current literary and scientific use. No auditors. Knowledge of Latin or Greek is not required. Offered: AWSpS.

VLPA
C - 12317 Daniel Abraham Miller T Th 09:30-10:20
CLK 219
CLAS 101: Latin And Greek In Current Use

Designed to improve and increase English vocabulary through a study of the Latin and Greek elements in English, with emphasis on words in current literary and scientific use. No auditors. Knowledge of Latin or Greek is not required. Offered: AWSpS.

VLPA
E - 12318 Megan April O'Donald T Th 10:30-11:20
SMI 115
CLAS 101: Latin And Greek In Current Use

Designed to improve and increase English vocabulary through a study of the Latin and Greek elements in English, with emphasis on words in current literary and scientific use. No auditors. Knowledge of Latin or Greek is not required. Offered: AWSpS.

VLPA
G - 12319 Megan April O'Donald T Th 11:30-12:20
DEN 217
CLAS 205: Bioscientific Vocabulary Building From Latin And Greek

Designed to help the student master the scientific vocabulary of his or her particular field by a study of the Latin and Greek roots that are used to create the majority of scientific terms. No auditors. Knowledge of Latin or Greek is not required. Offered: AWSpS.

VLPA
A - 12320 Charles Carver M W F 08:30-09:20
BLD 286
CLAS 205: Bioscientific Vocabulary Building From Latin And Greek

Designed to help the student master the scientific vocabulary of his or her particular field by a study of the Latin and Greek roots that are used to create the majority of scientific terms. No auditors. Knowledge of Latin or Greek is not required. Offered: AWSpS.

VLPA
B - 12321 Charles Carver M W F 09:30-10:20
CHL 101
CLAS 205: Bioscientific Vocabulary Building From Latin And Greek

Designed to help the student master the scientific vocabulary of his or her particular field by a study of the Latin and Greek roots that are used to create the majority of scientific terms. No auditors. Knowledge of Latin or Greek is not required. Offered: AWSpS.

VLPA
C - 12322 Xiaoran Luo 罗逍然 M W F 10:30-11:20
RAI 116
CLAS 205: Bioscientific Vocabulary Building From Latin And Greek

Designed to help the student master the scientific vocabulary of his or her particular field by a study of the Latin and Greek roots that are used to create the majority of scientific terms. No auditors. Knowledge of Latin or Greek is not required. Offered: AWSpS.

VLPA
D - 12323 Xiaoran Luo 罗逍然 M W F 11:30-12:20
SIG 228
CLAS 210: Greek And Roman Classics In English

Introduction to classical literature through a study of the major Greek and Latin authors in modern translation. Offered: AWSp.

VLPA
A - 12324 Olga Levaniouk M W F 10:30-11:20
THO 101
CLAS 210: Greek And Roman Classics In English

Introduction to classical literature through a study of the major Greek and Latin authors in modern translation. Offered: AWSp.

AA - 12325 Joshua Hartman T Th 10:30-11:20
SMI 311
CLAS 210: Greek And Roman Classics In English

Introduction to classical literature through a study of the major Greek and Latin authors in modern translation. Offered: AWSp.

AB - 12326 Adriana Vazquez T Th 10:30-11:20
SMI 309
CLAS 210: Greek And Roman Classics In English

Introduction to classical literature through a study of the major Greek and Latin authors in modern translation. Offered: AWSp.

AC - 12327 Joshua Hartman T Th 11:30-12:20
MLR 316
CLAS 210: Greek And Roman Classics In English

Introduction to classical literature through a study of the major Greek and Latin authors in modern translation. Offered: AWSp.

AD - 12328 Adriana Vazquez T Th 11:30-12:20
ARC G070
CLAS 399: Study Abroad: Classics

For participants in Classics overseas study programs. Specific course content determined by assigned faculty member. Credit not applicable to majors in the Classics Department without approval.

VLPA
A - 12329 to be arranged -
* *
CLAS 430: Greek And Roman Mythology

Principal myths found in classical and later literature. Offered: AWSp.

VLPA
B - 12330 Laura Zientek M W F 13:30-14:20
SMI 120
CLAS 445: Greek And Roman Religion

Religion in the social life of the Greeks and Romans, with emphasis placed on their public rituals and festivals. Attention is given to the priesthoods, personal piety, rituals of purification and healing, and the conflict of religions in the early Roman Empire. Many lectures illustrated by slides. Offered: jointly with JSIS C 445.

I&S, VLPA
A - 12331 Alexander Hollmann MTWThF 12:30-13:20
CDH 135
CLAS 490: Supervised Study

Individual study in classical topics by arrangement.

A - 12332 to be arranged -
* *
CLAS 495: Senior Essay

Usually written in conjunction with another course in the final year of study in the major.

VLPA, W
A - 12333 to be arranged -
* *
CLAS 496: Special Topics

Offered occasionally by visitors or resident faculty.

VLPA
A - 12334 to be arranged -
* *
CLAS 700: Master's Thesis
Catalog description not available.
A - 12335 to be arranged -
* *
CLAS 800: Doctoral Dissertation
Catalog description not available.
A - 12336 to be arranged -
* *

Greek Courses

Course Section / SLN Instructor Meetings
GREEK 103: Elementary Greek

Reading of selections from classical Greek literature. Third in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: GREEK 102. Offered: Sp.

A - 14710 Olga Levaniouk MTWThF 13:30-14:20
DEN 309
GREEK 307: Homer

Translation of selections from the Iliad or the Odyssey; Attic prose composition, metrics. Prerequisite: GREEK 306. Offered: Sp.

VLPA
A - 14711 Kathryn Topper MTW F 13:30-14:20
DEN 310
GREEK 443: Greek Drama

Recommended: either minimum two years of ancient Greek language study at college level or equivalent.

VLPA
A - 14712 Ruby Blondell M W 16:00-17:20
DEN 316
GREEK 490: Supervised Study

Special work in literary and philosophical texts for graduates and undergraduates.

A - 14713 to be arranged -
* *
GREEK 490: Supervised Study

Special work in literary and philosophical texts for graduates and undergraduates.

Honors
B - 14714 to be arranged -
* *
GREEK 512: Greek Tragedy

Aeschylus, Sophocles, and/or Euripides.

A - 14715 Ruby Blondell F 12:30-15:20
DEN 210
GREEK 590: Supervised Study

Prerequisite: permission of Graduate Program Coordinator.

A - 14716 to be arranged -
* *
GREEK 600: Independent Study Or Research
Catalog description not available.
A - 14717 to be arranged -
* *

Latin Courses

Course Section / SLN Instructor Meetings
LATIN 103: Elementary Latin

Reading of selections from classical Latin literature. Third in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: LATIN 102. Offered: Sp.

A - 15756 Edward Bertany MTWThF 09:30-10:20
DEN 317
LATIN 301: Latin Language, Accelerated

Intensive introduction to classical Latin. Not accepted as upper-division credit toward a major in Latin or classics. Does not satisfy foreign language proficiency requirement. Cannot be taken for credit if LATIN 101 already taken. Prerequisite: LATIN 300. Offered: SpS.

A - 15757 Allison Das MTWThF 11:30-12:20
PAR 313
LATIN 307: Vergil

Selections from the first six books of the Aeneid; elementary exercises in Latin prose composition or metrics. Prerequisite: LATIN 306. Offered: Sp.

VLPA
A - 15758 Lindsay Morse MTW F 11:30-12:20
DEN 310
LATIN 307: Vergil

Selections from the first six books of the Aeneid; elementary exercises in Latin prose composition or metrics. Prerequisite: LATIN 306. Offered: Sp.

VLPA
B - 15759 to be arranged -
* *
LATIN 424: Tacitus

Recommended: either minimum two years of Latin language study at college level or equivalent.

VLPA
A - 15760 Alexander Hollmann T Th 14:30-15:50
DEN 317
LATIN 458: Roman Epic

Recommended: either minimum two years of Latin language study at college level or equivalent.

VLPA
A - 15761 to be arranged -
* *
LATIN 465: Roman Topography And Monuments

Study of the material remains of ancient Rome from the archaic period through the imperial age. Reading of source materials and inscriptions in Latin. Conducted in Rome. Offered: Sp.

VLPA
A - 15762 Sarah Culpepper Stroup to be arranged -
* *
LATIN 465: Roman Topography And Monuments

Study of the material remains of ancient Rome from the archaic period through the imperial age. Reading of source materials and inscriptions in Latin. Conducted in Rome. Offered: Sp.

VLPA
B - 15763 to be arranged -
* *
LATIN 465: Roman Topography And Monuments

Study of the material remains of ancient Rome from the archaic period through the imperial age. Reading of source materials and inscriptions in Latin. Conducted in Rome. Offered: Sp.

VLPA
C - 15764 to be arranged -
* *
LATIN 490: Supervised Study

Special work in literary and philosophical texts for graduates and undergraduates.

A - 15765 to be arranged -
* *
LATIN 490: Supervised Study

Special work in literary and philosophical texts for graduates and undergraduates.

Honors
B - 15766 to be arranged -
* *
LATIN 520: Seminar
Catalog description not available.
A - 15767 Alain M. Gowing M W 12:30-14:20
DEN 210
LATIN 565: Seminar In Rome

Study of selected topics and authors in Latin literature. Conducted in Rome.

A - 15768 Sarah Culpepper Stroup to be arranged -
* *
LATIN 565: Seminar In Rome

Study of selected topics and authors in Latin literature. Conducted in Rome.

B - 15769 to be arranged -
* *
LATIN 590: Supervised Study

Prerequisite: permission of Graduate Program Coordinator.

A - 15770 to be arranged -
* *
LATIN 600: Independent Study Or Research
Catalog description not available.
A - 15771 to be arranged -
* *

Classical Archaeology Courses

Course Section / SLN Instructor Meetings
CL AR 343: Hellenistic Art And Archaeology

Survey of the art of Greece and the eastern Mediterranean from the time of Alexander the Great to the Roman conquest. Principal sites with their sculpture, painting, mosaics, and minor arts examined in lectures illustrated with slides. Offered: jointly with ART H 343.

VLPA
A - 12315 Kathryn Topper M W F 09:30-10:20
DEN 216

Summer 2015 A-term

Latin Courses

Course Section / SLN Instructor Meetings
LATIN 300: Latin Language, Accelerated

Intensive introduction to classical Latin. Not accepted as upper-division credit toward a major in Latin or classics. Does not satisfy foreign language proficiency requirement. Cannot be taken for credit if LATIN 101 already taken. Offered: WS.

A - 11956 MTWThF 08:30-10:40
PAR 120

Greek Courses

Course Section / SLN Instructor Meetings
GREEK 300: Greek Language, Accelerated

Intensive introduction to Attic Greek. Not accepted as upper-division credit toward a major in Greek or classics. Does not satisfy foreign language proficiency requirement. Cannot be taken for credit if GREEK 101 already taken. Offered: WS.

A - 11641 MTWThF 08:30-10:40
PAR 206

Summer 2015 B-term

Greek Courses

Course Section / SLN Instructor Meetings
GREEK 301: Greek Language, Accelerated

Intensive introduction to Attic Greek. Not accepted as upper-division credit toward a major in Greek or classics. Does not satisfy foreign language proficiency requirement. Cannot be taken for credit if GREEK 101 already taken. Prerequisite: GREEK 300. Offered: SpS.

A - 11642 MTWThF 08:30-10:40
MGH 097

Latin Courses

Course Section / SLN Instructor Meetings
LATIN 301: Latin Language, Accelerated

Intensive introduction to classical Latin. Not accepted as upper-division credit toward a major in Latin or classics. Does not satisfy foreign language proficiency requirement. Cannot be taken for credit if LATIN 101 already taken. Prerequisite: LATIN 300. Offered: SpS.

A - 11957 MTWThF 08:30-10:40
PAR 120

Summer 2015 Full-term

Classics Courses

Course Section / SLN Instructor Meetings
CLAS 101: Latin And Greek In Current Use

Designed to improve and increase English vocabulary through a study of the Latin and Greek elements in English, with emphasis on words in current literary and scientific use. No auditors. Knowledge of Latin or Greek is not required. Offered: AWSpS.

VLPA
A - 10784 T Th 08:30-09:30
BLD 286
CLAS 101: Latin And Greek In Current Use

Designed to improve and increase English vocabulary through a study of the Latin and Greek elements in English, with emphasis on words in current literary and scientific use. No auditors. Knowledge of Latin or Greek is not required. Offered: AWSpS.

VLPA
B - 10785 T Th 09:40-10:40
EEB 054
CLAS 101: Latin And Greek In Current Use

Designed to improve and increase English vocabulary through a study of the Latin and Greek elements in English, with emphasis on words in current literary and scientific use. No auditors. Knowledge of Latin or Greek is not required. Offered: AWSpS.

VLPA
C - 10786 T Th 10:50-11:50
ARC 147
CLAS 101: Latin And Greek In Current Use

Designed to improve and increase English vocabulary through a study of the Latin and Greek elements in English, with emphasis on words in current literary and scientific use. No auditors. Knowledge of Latin or Greek is not required. Offered: AWSpS.

VLPA
D - 10787 T Th 12:00-13:00
LOW 217
CLAS 101: Latin And Greek In Current Use

Designed to improve and increase English vocabulary through a study of the Latin and Greek elements in English, with emphasis on words in current literary and scientific use. No auditors. Knowledge of Latin or Greek is not required. Offered: AWSpS.

VLPA
E - 10788 T 19:00-21:00
BAG 108
CLAS 101: Latin And Greek In Current Use

Designed to improve and increase English vocabulary through a study of the Latin and Greek elements in English, with emphasis on words in current literary and scientific use. No auditors. Knowledge of Latin or Greek is not required. Offered: AWSpS.

VLPA
F - 10789 Th 19:00-21:00
BAG 331A
CLAS 205: Bioscientific Vocabulary Building From Latin And Greek

Designed to help the student master the scientific vocabulary of his or her particular field by a study of the Latin and Greek roots that are used to create the majority of scientific terms. No auditors. Knowledge of Latin or Greek is not required. Offered: AWSpS.

VLPA
A - 10790 M W F 08:30-09:30
BLD 286
CLAS 205: Bioscientific Vocabulary Building From Latin And Greek

Designed to help the student master the scientific vocabulary of his or her particular field by a study of the Latin and Greek roots that are used to create the majority of scientific terms. No auditors. Knowledge of Latin or Greek is not required. Offered: AWSpS.

VLPA
B - 10791 M W F 09:40-10:40
SWS B010
CLAS 205: Bioscientific Vocabulary Building From Latin And Greek

Designed to help the student master the scientific vocabulary of his or her particular field by a study of the Latin and Greek roots that are used to create the majority of scientific terms. No auditors. Knowledge of Latin or Greek is not required. Offered: AWSpS.

VLPA
C - 10792 M W F 10:50-11:50
SWS B010
CLAS 205: Bioscientific Vocabulary Building From Latin And Greek

Designed to help the student master the scientific vocabulary of his or her particular field by a study of the Latin and Greek roots that are used to create the majority of scientific terms. No auditors. Knowledge of Latin or Greek is not required. Offered: AWSpS.

VLPA
D - 10793 M W F 12:00-13:00
MUS 216
CLAS 324: Greek And Roman Athletics

Surveys Greek and Roman athletic festivals and events; the place of athletes and sports in ancient politics, economy, religion, art, and literature; and the relationship between ancient athletic spectacle and its modern heirs.

I&S
A - 10794 Sarah Culpepper Stroup MTWThF 13:10-14:10
PAB B109
CLAS 430: Greek And Roman Mythology

Principal myths found in classical and later literature. Offered: AWSp.

VLPA
A - 10795 M W F 10:50-11:50
CDH 110B
CLAS 490: Supervised Study

Individual study in classical topics by arrangement.

A - 10796 to be arranged -
* *
CLAS 495: Senior Essay

Usually written in conjunction with another course in the final year of study in the major.

VLPA, W
A - 10797 to be arranged -
* *
CLAS 520: Seminar

Advanced comparative work on Greek and Latin materials studied in both original languages.

A - 10798 Sarah Culpepper Stroup M Th 15:00-17:10
DEN 210
CLAS 700: Master's Thesis
Catalog description not available.
A - 10799 to be arranged -
* *
CLAS 800: Doctoral Dissertation
Catalog description not available.
A - 10800 to be arranged -
* *

Latin Courses

Course Section / SLN Instructor Meetings
LATIN 304: Introductory Readings In Latin Literature

Introduction to reading Latin literature in prose and poetry from various Latin authors; grammar review. Recommended: either LATIN 103 or LATIN 301. Intended to be taken prior to LATIN 305 or more advanced classes. Offered: S.

VLPA
A - 14289 M W 13:10-15:20
THO 231
LATIN 404: Advanced Readings In Latin Literature

Advanced readings in Latin literature in prose and poetry from various Latin authors; grammar review. Recommended: either LATIN 103 or LATIN 301. Intended to be taken prior to more advanced classes at the 400 level. Offered: S.

VLPA
A - 14290 M W 13:10-15:20
THO 231
LATIN 490: Supervised Study

Special work in literary and philosophical texts for graduates and undergraduates.

A - 11958 to be arranged -
* *
LATIN 490: Supervised Study

Special work in literary and philosophical texts for graduates and undergraduates.

Honors
B - 11959 to be arranged -
* *
LATIN 590: Supervised Study

Prerequisite: permission of Graduate Program Coordinator.

A - 11961 to be arranged -
* *
LATIN 600: Independent Study Or Research
Catalog description not available.
A - 11962 to be arranged -
* *

Greek Courses

Course Section / SLN Instructor Meetings
GREEK 304: Introductory Readings In Greek Literature

Introduction to reading Greek literature in prose and poetry from various Greek authors; grammar review. Recommended: either GREEK 103 or GREEK 301. Intended to be taken prior to GREEK 305 or more advanced classes. Offered: S.

VLPA
A - 14287 T Th 13:10-15:20
MGH 097
GREEK 404: Advanced Readings In Greek Literature

Advanced readings in Greek literature in prose and poetry from various Greek authors; grammar review. Recommended: either GREEK 103, GREEK 301, or GREEK 307. Intended to be taken prior to more advanced classes. Offered: S.

VLPA
A - 14288 T Th 13:10-15:20
MGH 097
GREEK 490: Supervised Study

Special work in literary and philosophical texts for graduates and undergraduates.

A - 11643 to be arranged -
* *
GREEK 490: Supervised Study

Special work in literary and philosophical texts for graduates and undergraduates.

Honors
B - 11644 to be arranged -
* *
GREEK 590: Supervised Study

Prerequisite: permission of Graduate Program Coordinator.

A - 11646 to be arranged -
* *
GREEK 600: Independent Study Or Research
Catalog description not available.
A - 11647 to be arranged -
* *