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Titlesort ascending Instructor Quarter Day, Time, Location GER
CLASSICS 302
Workshop on Teaching in Classics
Introduction to pedagogical theories and techniques relevant to careers as Classics instructors. Classics faculty and advanced graduate students...
2014-2015 Spring
CLASSICS 331
Words and Things in the History of Classical Scholarship (HISTORY 303F)
How have scholars used ancient texts and objects since the revival of the classical tradition? How did antiquarians study and depict objects and...
CLASSICS 146
Winged Bulls and Sun Disks: Religion and Politics in the Persian Empire (CLASSICS 246, RELIGST 229, RELIGST 329)
Stretching from India to Ethiopia, the Persian Empire¿the largest empire before Rome¿has been represented as the exemplar of oriental despotism and...
2014-2015 Winter
Monday Wednesday
3:15pm - 5:05pm
School of Education 208
GER:DB-Hum
CLASSICS 246
Winged Bulls and Sun Disks: Religion and Politics in the Persian Empire (CLASSICS 146, RELIGST 229, RELIGST 329)
Stretching from India to Ethiopia, the Persian Empire¿the largest empire before Rome¿has been represented as the exemplar of oriental despotism and...
Vevaina, Y
2014-2015 Winter
Monday Wednesday
3:15pm - 5:05pm
School of Education 208
CLASSICS 24N
What is a Map?
Exploration of the nature of maps via an overview of premodern mapping practices, combining theory and history of maps. Hands-on research involving...
2014-2015 Winter
Tuesday Thursday
12:35pm - 2:05pm
110-101
WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 55
Urban Sustainability: Long-Term Archaeological Perspectives
Comparative and archaeological view of urban design and sustainability. How fast changing cities challenge human relationships with nature....
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...
2014-2015 Autumn
Tuesday Thursday
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Sweet403
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-Gender, WAY-ED, WAY-ER
CLASSICS 206A
The Semantics of Grammar
(Formerly CLASSGEN 205A.) Supplements CLASSICS 104A/204A. 206A: Tense, Aspect, Argument Structure, Location. 206B: Quantification, Plurality,...
2014-2015 Autumn
Friday
10:00am - 11:50am
20-21B
CLASSICS 206B
The Semantics of Grammar
(Formerly CLASSGEN 205B.) Supplements CLASSICS 104B/204B. 206A: Tense, Aspect, Argument Structure, Location. 206B: Quantification, Plurality,...
2014-2015 Winter
Friday
10:00am - 11:50am
80-113
CLASSICS 337
The Second Sophistic
The class will introduce students to the most important aspects of the Second Sophistic: linguistic and literary classicism, rhetoric and performance...
2014-2015 Autumn
Friday
2:15pm - 5:05pm
110-204
CLASSICS 84
The Romans (HISTORY 102A)
(Formerly CLASSHIS 60.) How did a tiny village create a huge empire and shape the world, and why did it fail? Roman history, imperialism, politics,...
2014-2015 Spring
Monday Wednesday Friday
11:00am - 11:50am
530-127
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-SI
CLASSICS 60
The Romans (CLASSICS 84, 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...
CLASSICS 26N
The Roman Empire: Its Grandeur and Fall (HISTORY 11N)
(Formerly CLASSHIS 24N.) Preference to freshmen. Explore themes on the Roman Empire and its decline from the 1st through the 5th centuries C.E.....
2014-2015 Autumn
Monday Wednesday
1:15pm - 2:30pm
110-112
GER:IHUM-3, WAY-SI
CLASSICS 320
The Odes and Epodes of Horace
Critical analysis of poetic texts, strengthening and updating the understanding of Latin language and style, and discussion of some of the most...
2014-2015 Winter
Tuesday
2:15pm - 5:05pm
420-245
CLASSICS 83
The Greeks (HISTORY 101)
(Formerly CLASSHIS 101.) 250 years ago, for almost the first time in history, a few societies rejected kings who claimed to know what the gods...
2014-2015 Winter
Tuesday Thursday
11:00am - 11:50am
200-305
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-GlobalCom, WAY-SI
CLASSICS 136
The Greek Invention of Mathematics (MATH 163)
(Formerly CLASSGEN 103.) How was mathematics invented? A survey of the main creative ideas of ancient Greek mathematics. Among the issues explored...
2014-2015 Autumn
Tuesday Thursday
11:00am - 12:30pm
380-380X
GER:DB-Hum
CLASSICS 2105
The Egyptians (AFRICAAM 30, CLASSICS 82)
Overview of ancient Egyptian pasts, from predynastic times to Greco-Roman rule, roughly 3000 BCE to 30 BCE. Attention to archaeological sites and...
CLASSICS 82
The Egyptians (AFRICAAM 30)
Overview of ancient Egyptian pasts, from predynastic times to Greco-Roman rule, roughly 3000 BCE to 30 BCE. Attention to archaeological sites and...
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-GlobalCom, WAY-A-II, WAY-SI
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...
2014-2015 Spring
Monday Wednesday
9:00am - 10:50am
Art103
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 151
Ten Things: An Archaeology of Design (ARCHLGY 151)
(Formerly CLASSART 113/213.) Connections among science, technology, society and culture by examining the design of a prehistoric hand axe, Egyptian...
2014-2015 Autumn
Monday Wednesday Friday
8:00am - 8:50am
320-105
GER:DB-SocSci, WAY-A-II, WAY-SI
CLASSICS 151
Ten Things: An Archaeology of Design (ARCHLGY 151)
(Formerly CLASSART 113/213.) Connections among science, technology, society and culture by examining the design of a prehistoric hand axe, Egyptian...
2014-2015 Autumn
GER:DB-SocSci, WAY-A-II, WAY-SI
CLASSICS 201L
Survey of Latin Literature: Literature of the Roman Republic
(Formerly CLASSGEN 207A.) One-year sequence focusing on the origins, development, and interaction of Latin literature, history, and philosophy....
2014-2015 Autumn
Tuesday Thursday
1:15pm - 3:05pm
Green Library 351
CLASSICS 203L
Survey of Latin Literature: Imperial Latin
(Formerly CLASSGEN 207C.) One-year sequence focusing on the origins, development, and interaction of Latin literature, history, and philosophy....
2014-2015 Spring
Monday Wednesday
1:15pm - 3:05pm
70-72A1
CLASSICS 202L
Survey of Latin Literature: Augustan Age Latin
(Formerly CLASSGEN 207B.) Required two-year sequence focusing on the origins, development, and interaction of Greek and Latin literature, history,...
2014-2015 Winter
Monday Wednesday
1:15pm - 3:05pm
90-92Q
CLASSICS 203G
Survey of Greek Literature: Hellenistic and Late Greek
(Formerly CLASSGEN 208C.) Required two-year sequence focusing on the origins, development, and interaction of Greek and Latin literature, history,...
CLASSICS 202G
Survey of Greek Literature: Classical Greek
(Formerly CLASSGEN 208B.) Required two-year sequence focusing on the origins, development, and interaction of Greek and Latin literature, history,...
CLASSICS 201G
Survey of Greek Literature: Archaic Greek
(Formerly CLASSGEN 208A.) Required two-year sequence focusing on the origins, development, and interaction of Greek and Latin literature, history,...
CLASSICS 16N
Sappho: Erotic Poetess of Lesbos (FEMGEN 24N)
(Formerly CLASSGEN 24N.) Preference to freshmen. Sappho's surviving fragments in English; traditions referring to or fantasizing about her disputed...
2014-2015 Spring
Tuesday Thursday
11:00am - 12:30pm
110-112
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-Gender, WAY-CE, WAY-ED
ENGLISH 9CE
Sample Course Content - For Testing
This is just a sample course.
2014-2015 Spring
Monday Wednesday
8:00am - 10:50am
Jordan Quad
WAY-CE
CLASSICS 154
Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea: Maritime Archaeology of the Ancient Mediterranean (ARCHLGY 145)
(Formerly CLASSART 145.) Why do we care about shipwrecks? What can sunken sites and abandoned ports tell us about our past? Focusing primarily on...
2014-2015 Winter
Thursday
1:15pm - 2:05pm
240-201
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-GlobalCom, WAY-SI
CLASSICS 373
Reception and Literacy in Roman Art (ARTHIST 422)
(Formerly CLASSART 322.) Beyond a focus on artists and patrons: how Roman art was seen and understood by its contemporary viewers. Themes include...
2014-2015 Spring
Friday
2:15pm - 5:05pm
160-120
CLASSICS 213
Proseminar: Documentary Papyrology
The focus will be on documentary papyrology. Students will be introduced to the basics of the discipline.
2014-2015 Autumn
Wednesday
2:15pm - 5:05pm
Green Library 351
CLASSICS 147
Priests, Prophets, and Kings: Religion and Society in Late Antique Iran (CLASSICS 247, RELIGST 309)
From India to the Levant and from the Caspian Sea to the Arabian Peninsula, the Sasanian Empire (224-651 CE) was the dominant power in the Middle...
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-SI
CLASSICS 247
Priests, Prophets, and Kings: Religion and Society in Late Antique Iran (CLASSICS 147, RELIGST 309)
From India to the Levant and from the Caspian Sea to the Arabian Peninsula, the Sasanian Empire (224-651 CE) was the dominant power in the Middle...
CLASSICS 336
Plato on Eros and Beauty (PHIL 306C)
We read Plato's Symposium and Phaedrus; topics: love, beauty, language (oral and written). Graduate seminar, but open to seniors.
2014-2015 Spring
Friday
2:15pm - 5:05pm
110-112
CLASSICS 42
Philosophy and Literature (COMPLIT 181, ENGLISH 81, FRENCH 181, GERMAN 181, ITALIAN 181, PHIL 81, SLAVIC 181)
(Formerly CLASSGEN 81) Required gateway course for Philosophical and Literary Thought; crosslisted in departments sponsoring the Philosophy and...
Anderson, Landy
2014-2015 Winter
Wednesday
3:15pm - 4:50pm
260-113
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 215
Paleography of Medieval and Early Modern Manuscripts (DLCL 209, HISTORY 309G, RELIGST 204)
Introductory course in the history of writing and of the book, from the late antique period until the advent of printing. Opportunity to learn to...
CLASSICS 88
Origins of History in Greece and Rome (HISTORY 114)
(Formerly CLASSHIS 117.) The beginnings and development of historical writing in the ancient world. Emphasis on major classical historians and...
2014-2015 Autumn
Monday Wednesday
11:00am - 11:50am
110-112
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 367
Mediterranean Networks (ARCHLGY 367)
The the ancient Mediterranean was highly interconnected is common knowledge, and the idea of integration has become a defining factory in current...
2014-2015 Winter
Friday
1:15pm - 4:05pm
110-204
CLASSICS 150
Majors Seminar
(Formerly CLASSGEN 176.) Required of Classics majors and minors in junior or senior year; students contemplating honors should take this course in...
2014-2015 Winter
Friday
11:00am - 11:50am
110-204
GER:DB-Hum
CLASSICS 150
Majors Seminar
(Formerly CLASSGEN 176.) Required of Classics majors and minors in junior or senior year; students contemplating honors should take this course in...
2014-2015 Spring
Tuesday Thursday
11:00am - 12:30pm
Encina West 108
GER:DB-Hum
CLASSICS 150
Majors Seminar
(Formerly CLASSGEN 176.) Required of Classics majors and minors in junior or senior year; students contemplating honors should take this course in...
2014-2015 Winter
Monday Wednesday
11:00am - 12:30pm
Green Library 351
GER:DB-Hum
CLASSICS 104B
Latin Syntax (CLASSICS 204B)
(Formerly CLASSLAT 175B/275B) Intensive review of Latin syntax. Began with 104A/204A in Autumn Quarter and continues through the fifth week of Winter...
2014-2015 Winter
Tuesday Thursday
9:00am - 10:50am
70-72A1
CLASSICS 104A
Latin Syntax (CLASSICS 204A)
(Formerly CLASSLAT 175A/275A.) Intensive review of Latin syntax. Begins Autumn Quarter and continues through the fifth week of Winter Quarter. See...
2014-2015 Autumn
Tuesday Thursday
9:00am - 10:50am
80-113
CLASSICS 204B
Latin Syntax (CLASSICS 104B)
(Formerly CLASSLAT 175B/275B) Intensive review of Latin syntax. Began with 104A/204A in Autumn Quarter and continues through the fifth week of Winter...
2014-2015 Winter
Tuesday Thursday
9:00am - 10:50am
70-72A1
CLASSICS 204A
Latin Syntax (CLASSICS 104A)
(Formerly CLASSLAT 175A/275A.) Intensive review of Latin syntax. Begins Autumn Quarter and continues through the fifth week of Winter Quarter. See...
2014-2015 Autumn
Tuesday Thursday
9:00am - 10:50am
80-113
CLASSICS 6L
Latin 500-1600 CE (ENGLISH 113L, PHIL 113L, PHIL 213L, RELIGST 173X)
The aim of the course is to familiarize students with medieval Latin and neo-Latin through a reading of various short texts drawn from philosophical...
Duarte, S
2014-2015 Winter
Tuesday Thursday
12:35pm - 2:05pm
260-012
CLASSICS 54
Introduction to World Architecture (ARTHIST 3)
This lecture course surveys the history of architecture and urbanism, from the first societies to the present, in Europe, West and East Asia, the...
Barry, F
2014-2015 Spring
Monday Wednesday Friday
11:00am - 11:50am
Herrin T175
GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II
CLASSICS 56
Introduction to the Visual Arts: Prehistoric through Medieval (ARTHIST 1A)
A survey of the art and architecture from the cave paintings of Lascaux to the Gothic Cathedrals of France; the material is organized both...
2014-2015 Winter
Monday Wednesday Friday
11:00am - 11:50am
Art2
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-GlobalCom, WAY-A-II, WAY-ED
CLASSICS 51
Introduction to the Archaeology of Greece (ARCHLGY 51)
An introduction to the archaeology of ancient Greece, from the first city states through the cultural achievements of classical Athens to the...
2014-2015 Autumn
Monday Wednesday Friday
10:00am - 10:50am
School of Education 210

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