Skip to content Skip to navigation

Courses

Title Instructor Quarter Day, Time, Location GER
CLASSICS 1G
Beginning Greek
No knowledge of Greek is assumed. Vocabulary and syntax of the classical language.
2019-2020 Autumn
Monday Wednesday Friday
10:30am - 11:20am
110-112
CLASSICS 1L
Beginning Latin
(Formerly CLASSLAT 1.) Vocabulary and syntax of the classical language. No previous knowledge of Latin is assumed.
2019-2020 Autumn
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:30am - 10:20am
110-112
Language
CLASSICS 2G
Beginning Greek
Continuation of CLASSICS 1G. Vocabulary and syntax of the classical language.
Ten-Hove, L.
2019-2020 Winter
Monday Wednesday Friday
10:30am - 11:20am
110-112
CLASSICS 2L
Beginning Latin
(Formerly CLASSLAT 2.) Vocabulary and syntax of the classical language. Prerequisite: CLASSICS 1L or equivalent placement.
2019-2020 Winter
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:30am - 10:20am
110-112
CLASSICS 3G
Beginning Greek
Vocabulary and syntax of the classical language. Prerequisite: CLASSICS 2G or equivalent placement. CLASSICS 3G fulfills University language...
Ten-Hove, L.
2019-2020 Spring
Monday Wednesday Friday
10:30am - 11:20am
Green Earth Sciences131
Language
CLASSICS 3L
Beginning Latin
Vocabulary and syntax of the classical language. Prerequisite: CLASSICS 2L or equivalent placement. CLASSICS 3L fulfills the University language...
2019-2020 Spring
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:30am - 10:20am
110-112
Language
CLASSICS 4L
Intensive Beginning Latin
(Formerly CLASSLAT 10/210) Equivalent to a year of beginning Latin (three quarters; CLASSICS 1L, 2: and 3L), this course is designed to teach the...
Melzer, A., Tewksbury, I.
2019-2020 Summer
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
9:00am - 11:50am
110-112
Language
CLASSICS 9N
What Didn't Make It into the Bible (JEWISHST 4, RELIGST 4)
Over two billion people alive today consider the Bible to be sacred scripture. But how did the books that made it into the bible get there in the...
2019-2020 Autumn
Tuesday Thursday
10:30am - 11:50am
Lathrop 282
WAY-A-II, WAY-SI
CLASSICS 10N
Odysseus Does Dublin: Joyce's Ulysses and Modernist Myth
Upon publication nearly a century ago, Ulyssesby the Irish writer James Joyce was met by many readers with bewilderment and disgust. The story of...
2019-2020 Winter
Tuesday Thursday
10:30am - 11:50am
Green Library 351
CLASSICS 11L
Intermediate Latin: Introduction to Literature
Phonology, morphology, semantics, and syntax. Readings in prose and poetry. Analysis of literary language, including rhythm, meter, word order,...
2019-2020 Autumn
Monday Wednesday Friday
1:30pm - 2:20pm
20-21G
Language
CLASSICS 11G
Intermediate Greek: Prose
Transition to reading Greek prose through focusing on a range of mythological topics. Students will build upon knowledge of morphology and syntax...
2019-2020 Autumn
Monday Wednesday Friday
10:30am - 11:20am
Departmental Room
Language
CLASSICS 12N
Income and wealth inequality from the Stone Age to the present (HISTORY 12N)
Rising inequality is a defining feature of our time. How long has economic inequality existed, and when, how and why has the gap between haves and...
2019-2020 Autumn
Monday Wednesday
1:30pm - 2:50pm
160-318
WAY-SI
CLASSICS 12G
Intermediate Greek: Tragedy
Classics majors and minors must take course for letter grade. Classics majors and minors may repeat for credit with advance approval from the...
Bork, H.
2019-2020 Winter
Monday Wednesday Friday
10:30am - 11:20am
110-101
Language
CLASSICS 12L
Intermediate Latin: Greeks, Trojans, and Romans in the Bay of Naples
In this class you will practice with and reinforce the advanced vocabulary, forms, and syntax of classical Latin you have previously acquired by...
Klopacz, J.
2019-2020 Winter
Monday Wednesday Friday
1:30pm - 2:20pm
Green Earth Sciences134
Language
CLASSICS 13G
Intermediate Greek: Homer's Odyssey
Classics majors and minors may repeat for credit with advance approval from the Director of Undergraduate Studies.
Gaggioli, A.
2019-2020 Spring
Tuesday Thursday
10:30am - 11:50am
20-21B
Language
CLASSICS 13L
Intermediate Latin: Vergil
Vocabulary, forms and syntax. Classics majors and minors may repeat for credit with advance approval from the Director of Undergraduate Studies.
Dubit, R.
2019-2020 Spring
Monday Wednesday Friday
9:30am - 10:20am
200-107
Language
CLASSICS 14
Greek and Latin Roots of English
(Formerly CLASSGEN 9) Goal is to improve vocabulary, comprehension of written English, and standardized test scores through learning the Greek and...
Walsh, V.
2019-2020 Summer
Tuesday Thursday
1:30pm - 2:50pm
110-101
CLASSICS 16N
Sappho: Erotic Poetess of Lesbos (FEMGEN 24N)
Preference to freshmen. Sappho's surviving fragments in English; traditions referring to or fantasizing about her disputed life. How her poetry and...
Peponi, A.
2019-2020 Winter
Tuesday Thursday
1:30pm - 2:50pm
110-112
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-Gender, WAY-CE, WAY-ED
CLASSICS 17N
To Die For: Antigone and Political Dissent (TAPS 12N)
(Formerly CLASSGEN 6N.) Preference to freshmen. Tensions inherent in the democracy of ancient Athens; how the character of Antigone emerges in later...
2019-2020 Autumn
Tuesday Thursday
1:30pm - 2:50pm
Memaud125
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-Gender, WAY-ED, WAY-ER
CLASSICS 18N
The Artist in Ancient Greek Society (ARTHIST 100N)
Given the importance of art to all aspects of their lives, the Greeks had reason to respect their artists. Yet potters, painters and even sculptors...
2019-2020 Spring
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 21Q
Eight Great Archaeological Sites in Europe (ARCHLGY 21Q)
Preference to sophomores. Focus is on excavation, features and finds, arguments over interpretation, and the place of each site in understanding the...
Shanks, M.
2019-2020 Winter
Monday Wednesday Friday
3:30pm - 4:20pm
240-101
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II, Writing 2
CLASSICS 21Q
Eight Great Archaeological Sites in Europe (ARCHLGY 21Q)
Preference to sophomores. Focus is on excavation, features and finds, arguments over interpretation, and the place of each site in understanding the...
Shanks, M.
2019-2020 Spring
Monday Wednesday Friday
1:30pm - 2:20pm
Sequoia Hall 200
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II, Writing 2
CLASSICS 31
Greek Mythology
The heroic and divine in the literature, mythology, and culture of archaic Greece. Interdisciplinary approach to the study of individuals and society...
Mallon, K., Cazzadori, L., Martin, R.
2019-2020 Autumn
Monday Wednesday
2:30pm - 3:20pm
380-380F
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 31
Greek Mythology
The heroic and divine in the literature, mythology, and culture of archaic Greece. Interdisciplinary approach to the study of individuals and society...
Gisch, D.
2019-2020 Summer
Tuesday Thursday
10:30am - 11:50am
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 36
Gender and Power in Ancient Rome
Interactions of gender and power in ancient Roman politics, religion, spectacles, and daily life. Masculinity and femininity in founding legends and...
Angsten, O., Trimble, J.
2019-2020 Spring
Monday Wednesday
1:30pm - 2:50pm
Ceras 300
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-Gender, WAY-A-II, WAY-ED
CLASSICS 37
Humanities Core: Great Books, Big Ideas -- Europe, The Ancient World (DLCL 11, HUMCORE 11)
This course will journey through ancient literature from Homer to St. Augustine; it will introduce participants to some of its fascinating features...
2019-2020 Autumn
Friday
1:30pm - 2:50pm
WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 39
Reinventing the Sophomore Experience
The sophomore year brings a number of choices that undergraduates have to make. This course is a chance to explore those choices thoughtfully,...
Marie-Louise Catsalis
2019-2020 Autumn
CLASSICS 40
Greek Philosophy (PHIL 100)
We shall cover the major developments in Greek philosophical thought, focusing on Plato, Aristotle, and the Hellenistic schools (the Epicureans, the...
2019-2020 Autumn
Tuesday Thursday
10:30am - 11:50am
370-370
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 42
Philosophy and Literature (COMPLIT 181, ENGLISH 81, FRENCH 181, GERMAN 181, ILAC 181, ITALIAN 181, PHIL 81, SLAVIC 181)
What, if anything, does reading literature do for our lives? What can literature offer that other forms of writing cannot? Can fictions teach us...
Hoyos, H., Parmer, W., Soler, C., Therieau, M., Holliday, J.
2019-2020 Winter
Monday Wednesday
3:00pm - 4:20pm
260-113
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 43N
The Archaeological Imagination (ARCHLGY 43N)
More than excavating ancient sites and managing collections of old things, Archaeology is a way of experiencing the world: imagining past lives...
2019-2020 Winter
Tuesday Thursday
12:00pm - 1:20pm
500-106
CLASSICS 54N
Archaeology in the Digital Age (ARCHLGY 54N)
Like so many fields, archaeology is being transformed by new opportunities and challenges of technologies inconceivable only a generation ago: online...
2019-2020 Spring
CLASSICS 54
Introduction to World Architecture (ARTHIST 3)
This course offers an expansive introduction to architecture and urban design from the earliest human constructions to the mid-20th century. The...
Barry, F.
2019-2020 Spring
Tuesday Thursday
10:30am - 11:50am
McMurtry Building 102, Oshman
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 56
Introduction to the Visual Arts: Prehistoric through Medieval (ARTHIST 1A)
This course explores monuments from the pre-historic through the medieval periods with a focus on their sensory dimensions. How did the ritual and...
2019-2020 Winter
Monday Wednesday Friday
10:30am - 11:20am
McMurtry Building rm 350
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-GlobalCom, WAY-A-II, WAY-ED
CLASSICS 60
Reading Aristotle's Ethics: Happiness and the Virtues of Character (SLE 60)
How should I live? What should I do to live a happy life? And what does happiness have to do with ethics? What might the best human life look like?...
Sabol, J., Kretler, K.
2019-2020 Winter
Friday
3:00pm - 4:20pm
200-015
CLASSICS 61
Reading Aristotle's Ethics, Part 2 (SLE 61)
In this course we continue our reading of Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics, moving from the individual moral virtues to his formative discussion of...
Kretler, K.
2019-2020 Spring
Friday
3:30pm - 4:20pm
CLASSICS 76
Global History: The Ancient World (HISTORY 1A)
This course examines the emergence of "world empires"-- the first way of constituting a world-- in four regions of the eastern hemisphere from the...
Nunez, A., Lewis, M.
2019-2020 Autumn
Monday Wednesday
1:30pm - 2:50pm
200-030
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-GlobalCom, WAY-SI
CLASSICS 79
Mediterranean Archaeology Today: Heritage, Ethics, and Practice in a Changing World (ARCHLGY 79)
While archaeology engages with material remains from the past, it is embedded in and inseparable from contemporary practice. This seminar discusses a...
2019-2020 Spring
CLASSICS 81
Ancient Empires: Near East (HISTORY 117)
Why do imperialists conquer people? Why do some people resist while others collaborate? This course tries to answer these questions by looking at...
2019-2020 Autumn
Tuesday Thursday
10:30am - 11:20am
110-112
WAY-SI
CLASSICS 83
The Greeks (HISTORY 101)
250 years ago, for almost the first time in history, a few societies rejected kings who claimed to know what the gods wanted and began moving toward...
Angsten, O., Macksoud, J., Morris, I.
2019-2020 Winter
Monday Wednesday
12:30pm - 1:20pm
200-030
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-GlobalCom, WAY-SI
CLASSICS 84
The Romans (HISTORY 102A)
How did a tiny village create a huge empire and shape the world, and why did it fail? Roman history, imperialism, politics, social life, economic...
Macksoud, J., Scheidel, W.
2019-2020 Spring
Monday Wednesday Friday
11:30am - 12:20pm
200-303
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-SI
CLASSICS 101G
Advanced Greek: Plato
Selections from Plato's Symposium. Review of Greek grammar and syntax with a view to transitioning students from Intermediate Greek to fluent reading...
2019-2020 Autumn
Tuesday Thursday
12:00pm - 1:20pm
Departmental Room
Language
CLASSICS 101L
Advanced Latin: Comedy
Classics majors and minors must take for a letter grade and may repeat for credit with advance approval from the Director of Undergraduate Studies.
2019-2020 Autumn
Monday Wednesday
1:30pm - 2:50pm
110-114
Language
CLASSICS 102G
Advanced Greek: Aristophanes
Classics majors and minors may repeat for credit with advance approval from the Director of Undergraduate Studies.
2019-2020 Winter
Tuesday Thursday
1:30pm - 2:50pm
Green Library 351
Language
CLASSICS 102L
Advanced Latin: Ovid (CLASSICS 209L)
In his Tristia and Epistulae ex Ponto, stemming from his banishment to the Black Sea coast in 8 CE, Ovid ostensibly addresses his wife, friends and...
Parker, G.
2019-2020 Winter
Tuesday Thursday
9:00am - 10:20am
Green Library 351
Language, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 103G
Advanced Greek: Ancient Scientific Writing
Classics majors and minors must take for a letter grade and may repeat for credit with advance approval from the Director of Undergraduate Studies.
Netz, R.
2019-2020 Spring
Wednesday Friday
1:30pm - 2:50pm
260-008
Language
CLASSICS 103L
Advanced Latin: Bad Emperors: Tacitus and Suetonius on Nero
Why was Nero remembered as a 'bad' emperor? Tacitus and Suetonius, who wrote the foremost histories of his life, described Nero's abuses and...
Mallon, K.
2019-2020 Spring
Tuesday Thursday
1:30pm - 2:50pm
Green Library 351
Language, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 104A
Latin Syntax (CLASSICS 204A)
Intensive review of Latin syntax. Begins Autumn Quarter and continues through the fifth week of Winter Quarter. See CLASSICS 206A/B for supplemental...
2019-2020 Autumn
Tuesday Thursday
9:30am - 11:20am
110-204
CLASSICS 104B
Latin Syntax (CLASSICS 204B)
Intensive review of Latin syntax. Began with 104A/204A in Autumn Quarter and continues through the fifth week of Winter Quarter. See CLASSICS 206A/B...
Devine, A.
2019-2020 Winter
Monday Wednesday
9:30am - 11:20am
110-204
CLASSICS 105A
Greek Syntax: Prose Composition (CLASSICS 205A)
Review of Greek grammar and instruction in Greek prose composition skills. Begins sixth week of Winter Quarter and continues through Spring Quarter....
Stephens, S.
2019-2020 Winter
Monday Wednesday
9:30am - 10:50am
260-011
CLASSICS 105B
Greek Syntax: Prose Composition (CLASSICS 205B)
Review of Greek grammar and instruction in Greek prose composition skills. Begins sixth week of Winter Quarter and continues through Spring Quarter....
Stephens, S.
2019-2020 Spring
Tuesday Thursday
9:00am - 10:20am
380-381T

Pages