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2012 - 2013

BA in Classical Studies: Classics Emphasis
(50–66 hours*)


Emphasizes Greek and Latin literature and language, with some work in Classical Civilization.

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  1. Complete one course from the following:
      CL CV 110 : Introduction to Greek and Roman Literature. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      CL CV 110 : Introduction to Greek and Roman Literature. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      OFFERED: Honors also.
      WHEN TAUGHT:Fall; Winter
      DESCRIPTION: Homer's Iliad, Sophocles' Oedipus the King, Vergil's Aeneid, and other important works of the Greeks and Romans.
      NOTE: All readings in English. Honors also.

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      CL CV 201 : The Classical Tradition 1: Antiquity to the Renaissance. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      CL CV 201 : The Classical Tradition 1: Antiquity to the Renaissance. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      OFFERED: Honors also.
      WHEN TAUGHT:Fall
      DESCRIPTION: Civilization from Greek and Roman antiquity to the Italian Renaissance, emphasizing Greco-Roman culture--its institutions, literature, arts, and ideas.

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      : Honors Classical Tradition 1: Antiquity to Renaissance.
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      CL CV 241 : Greek and Roman Mythology. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      CL CV 241 : Greek and Roman Mythology. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      OFFERED: Honors also.
      WHEN TAUGHT:Fall; Winter; Spring
      DESCRIPTION: Greek and Roman gods, heroes, and myths, emphasizing literature but also giving attention to representations in the visual arts.

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      : Honors Greek and Roman Mythology.
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  2. Complete the following:
  3. Complete one of the following options:
  4. Complete the following:
  5. Complete one course from the following:
  6. Complete the following:
  7. Complete one course from the following:
  8. Complete four additional courses (at least one Greek and one Latin) from the following:
      Any 400-level course in Greek or Latin.
      CLSCS 420 : Ancient Literary Criticism. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      CLSCS 420 : Ancient Literary Criticism. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      PREREQUISITE: GREEK 302; or LATIN 302
      DESCRIPTION: Survey emphasizing both chief works of the tradition and their practical application to reading of Greek and Latin authors.

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      CLSCS 430R : (Clscs-Hist) Topics in Greek and Roman History. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      CLSCS 430R : (Clscs-Hist) Topics in Greek and Roman History. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      WHEN TAUGHT:Fall; Winter
      PREREQUISITE: Cl Cv 304-Hist 247 and Greek 201 (Greek topics) or Cl Cv 307-Hist 248 and Latin 201 (Roman topics).
      DESCRIPTION: Topics vary (e.g., rise of the Greek city-state, Greek political thought, classical historiography, Rome and the Etruscans, imperial Rome).

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      : Greek City-State.
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      : Classical Historiography.
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      : Hellenistic World.
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      : Rome and Etruscans.
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      : Rise of Rome.
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      : Roman Revolution.
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      : Imperial Rome.
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      : Roman Politics.
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      : Roman Religion.
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      : Augustan Rome.
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      : Archaic Greece.
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      : Athens: Rise and Fall.
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      : 4th Century Greece.
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      : Late Roman Empire.
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      : World of New Testament.
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      : Early Christianity.
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      : Julio-Claudians.
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      CLSCS 490R : Seminar in Classics. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      CLSCS 490R : Seminar in Classics. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      DESCRIPTION: Combined topics in Greek and Latin (e.g., comparative epic poetry, classical tradition of criticism, Euripides and Seneca). Topics vary.

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      Note: Greek 411R and Latin 411R may be taken only once.

*Hours include courses that may fulfill university core requirements.



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