The civilization and cultural achievements of ancient Greece and Rome continue to influence our values, the way we think and the questions we ask today. By studying the Classics, you will have the opportunity to study the languages, literature, culture and influence of the ancient world.
Classics courses in translation:
Fall. Credit, four hours. An introduction to Greek and Roman myths and the variety of approaches available for their study.
Spring. Credit, four hours. A survey of ancient Rome, from its origins in legend and myth to late antiquity, as seen through its principal literary texts in their historical and cultural context.
On demand. Variable credit. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. Supervised readings in classics.