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

Spring 2016

Classics Courses

Qtr Course Section / SLN Instructor Meetings
spr 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 - 12378 Konnor Clark T Th 08:30-09:20
BLD 392
spr 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 - 12379 Konnor Clark T Th 09:30-10:20
CDH 125
spr 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 - 12380 Emma Brobeck T Th 09:30-10:20
CLK 219
spr 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 - 12381 Emma Brobeck T Th 10:30-11:20
RAI 116
spr 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 - 12382 Anna Simas T Th 10:30-11:20
SMI 107
spr 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 - 12383 Anna Simas T Th 11:30-12:20
SMI 405
spr 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 - 12384 M W F 08:30-09:20
BLD 286
spr 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 - 12385 M W F 09:30-10:20
MEB 237
spr 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 - 12386 M W F 10:30-11:20
FTR 106
spr 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 - 12387 M W F 11:30-12:20
CLK 219
spr CLAS 210: Greek And Roman Classics In English: Greek and Roman Classics in English: The Invention of Western Literature

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

For more than two thousand years, Greek and Roman poetry, drama, history, and philosophy have been at the center of great conversations about love, mortality, power, and the search for the good life. Join the entire faculty of the Department of Classics for team-taught lectures and discussion...

VLPA
A - 12388 Olga Levaniouk M W F 10:30-11:20
THO 101
spr 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 - 12389 Matthew Gorey T Th 10:30-11:20
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spr 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 - 12390 Charles Carver T Th 10:30-11:20
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spr 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 - 12391 Matthew Gorey T Th 11:30-12:20
SMI 107
spr 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 - 12392 Charles Carver T Th 11:30-12:20
RAI 116
spr CLAS 360: Jews, Greeks, And Romans In The Ancient World

Examines the interactions between populations of Jews, Greeks, and Romans in the ancient Mediterranean from the late Bronze Age through the early Talmudic period, informed by perspectives from literature (religious and secular), art, and archaeology. Offered: jointly with JSIS C 360.

VLPA
A - 12394 Sarah Culpepper Stroup MTWThF 09:30-10:20
LOW 219
spr 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 - 12395 Sarah Culpepper Stroup to be arranged -
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spr CLAS 410: The Classical Tradition A - 12396 Stephen E. Hinds T Th 14:30-16:20
SMI 309
spr CLAS 430: Greek And Roman Mythology

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

VLPA
B - 12397 Alexander Hollmann M W F 09:30-10:20
SMI 120
spr CLAS 490: Supervised Study

Individual study in classical topics by arrangement.

A - 12398 to be arranged -
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spr CLAS 495: Senior Essay

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

VLPA, W
A - 12399 to be arranged -
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spr CLAS 496: Special Topics: Thinking through Comparison: Early China and the Classical World of Ancient Greece and Rome

Offered occasionally by visitors or resident faculty.

How did people from Early China and Greco-Roman antiquity respond to the myriad of tasks and challenges that human beings confront? How do the Odyssey and the Classic of Poetry each depict their own worlds? What advice did Plato and Confucius give on individual and communal...

VLPA
A - 12400 Xiaoran Luo 罗逍然 T Th 08:30-10:20
SMI 109
spr CLAS 496: Special Topics: Pompeii

Offered occasionally by visitors or resident faculty.

This class explores the houses, shops, temples, civic buildings, graffiti, and bodies buried in the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 CE. What was life like for those who lived and worked in an ancient Roman town? 

VLPA
B - 12401 Sarah Levin-Richardson T Th 08:30-10:20
SMI 115
spr CLAS 520: Seminar

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

A - 12402 James J. Clauss M W 12:30-14:20
CDH 309
spr CLAS 700: Master's Thesis A - 12403 to be arranged -
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spr CLAS 800: Doctoral Dissertation A - 12404 to be arranged -
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Latin Courses

Qtr Course Section / SLN Instructor Meetings
spr LATIN 103: Elementary Latin

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

A - 15799 Edward Bertany MTWThF 09:30-10:20
MLR 316
spr 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 - 15800 Bridget Langley MTWThF 11:30-12:20
PAR 213
spr 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 - 15801 Stephen E. Hinds MTW F 11:30-12:20
RAI 107
spr LATIN 463: Latin Literature Of The Empire

Readings and discussion of selected authors from the Roman Empire.

VLPA
A - 15802 Catherine M. Connors M W 14:30-16:20
MGH 278
spr 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 - 15803 Alain M. Gowing to be arranged -
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spr LATIN 490: Supervised Study

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

A - 15804 to be arranged -
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spr LATIN 490: Supervised Study

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

Honors
B - 15805 to be arranged -
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spr LATIN 565: Seminar In Rome

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

A - 15806 Alain M. Gowing to be arranged -
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spr LATIN 590: Supervised Study

Prerequisite: permission of Graduate Program Coordinator.

A - 15807 to be arranged -
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spr LATIN 600: Independent Study Or Research A - 15808 to be arranged -
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Greek Courses

Qtr Course Section / SLN Instructor Meetings
spr GREEK 103: Elementary Greek

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

A - 14770 Deborah Kamen MTWThF 13:30-14:20
PAR 112
spr 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 - 14771 Olga Levaniouk MTWThF 12:30-13:20
PAR 206
spr GREEK 307: Homer

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

VLPA
A - 14772 Olga Levaniouk MTW F 13:30-14:20
PAR 213
spr GREEK 490: Supervised Study

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

A - 14774 to be arranged -
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spr GREEK 490: Supervised Study

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

Honors
B - 14775 to be arranged -
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spr GREEK 590: Supervised Study

Prerequisite: permission of Graduate Program Coordinator.

A - 14776 to be arranged -
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spr GREEK 600: Independent Study Or Research A - 14777 to be arranged -
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Classical Archaeology Courses

Qtr Course Section / SLN Instructor Meetings
spr CL AR 541: Seminar In Greek And Roman Art

In-depth study of selected topics and problems of the art of ancient Greece and Rome. Offered: jointly with ART H 541.

A - 12377 Kathryn Topper T Th 15:30-17:20
PAR 306