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Course Schedule for CLASSICS - Fall 2014
Class
No.
Course ID Title Credits Type Instructor(s) Days:Times Location Permission
Required
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2336 CLAS-399-01 Independent Study 1.00 - 2.00 IND TBA TBA TBA Y  
  Enrollment limited to 20
  Submission of the special registration form, available in the Registrar’s Office, and the approval of the instructor and chairman are required for enrollment.
1020 CLAS-401-01 Sr Sem/Special Topics 1 1.00 SEM Reger,Gary WF: 10:00AM-11:15AM TBA Y WEB  
  Enrollment limited to 10
  NOTE: Requires completion of the Special Registration Form, available in the Office of the Registrar.
  A senior capstone course that combines seminar meetings with independent study and the writing of a final essay under the direction of a member of the department. Submission of the special registration form, available in the Registrar’s Office, and the approval of the chair are required. Required of all Classics majors and open to Classical Antiquity and Classical Tradition minors (counts as a course toward fulfilling the minor).
2337 CLAS-466-01 Teaching Assistant 0.50 IND TBA TBA TBA Y  
  Enrollment limited to 20
3257 CLCV-224-01 Sex&Sxlties Ancnt Gre&Rm 1.00 LEC Regan,Amanda R. TR: 10:50AM-12:05PM TBA GLB2  
  Enrollment limited to 20
  Do current Western attitudes toward sex and sexuality have a history? How and why did ancient Greek society glorify and institutionalize homosexuality and consider it superior to heterosexuality? What were the origins and evolution of Greek and Roman sexual attitudes and practices, and in what ways did Roman sexuality differ from Greek? This course will examine ancient Greek and Roman sexual values and practices in order to illuminate contemporary attitudes toward sex and the body. Readings will include selections from Homer, Sappho, Plato, Juvenal, Martial, Petronius, Catullus, and other ancient writers, as well as modern critical analyses. This course is intended for and open to all students. There is no prerequisite for enrollment.
3417 CLCV-239-01 Rome on Film 1.00 LEC Regan,Amanda R. TR: 2:55PM-4:10PM TBA HUM  
  Enrollment limited to 35
  This course seeks to provide you with both cinematic and classical treats: knowledge of the basic tools with which to approach the study of film, and an acquaintance with not only several major stories of Roman mythology but several major historical events, as well. Throughout the term, we will also consistently be evaluating the ways in which the tales told in our films differ from their original sources, the extensive debt classical films of the past two decades owe to their predecessors, and how contemporary concerns flavor the way the ancient myths and history are represented on screen.
2385 CLCV-466-01 Teaching Assistant 0.50 - 1.00 IND TBA TBA TBA Y  
  Enrollment limited to 20
  Submission of the special registration form, available in the Registrar's Office, and the approval of the instructor and chairperson are required for enrollment.
2046 GDST-219-01 The Classical Tradition 1.00 LEC Safran,Meredith E. MW: 2:40PM-3:55PM TBA HUM  
  Enrollment limited to 30
  Only students in the Guided Studies programare allowed to enroll in this course.
  NOTE: Course is only open to students who have been accepted into the Guided Studies Program.
  A study of the interconnections between Greek and Roman history and culture, with a focus of reading literature and studying monuments with careful attention to their historical context and meaning for contemporaries.
3258 GREK-102-01 Intr Class & Biblical Greek II 1.50 LEC Reger,Gary MWF: 11:30AM-12:45PM TBA HUM  
  Enrollment limited to 20
  Prerequisite: a Grade of C- or better in Greek 101 or Permission of the instructor
  A continuation of Greek 101. The aim of the course is to enable students to read Greek as soon as possible.
3259 GREK-330-01 Homer and Homeric Hymns 1.00 LEC Reger,Gary TBA TBA  
  Enrollment limited to 20
  Substantial readings selected from the Iliad, the Odyssey, and the Homeric Hymns with attention to Homeric language, the Homeric depiction of gods and heroes, and ancient and modern reception of these works
2392 GREK-466-01 Teaching Assistant 0.50 - 1.00 IND TBA TBA TBA Y  
  Enrollment limited to 20
  Submission of the special registration form, available in the Registrar's Office, and the approval of the instructor and chairperson are required for enrollment.
1048 LATN-101-01 Fundamentals for Reading Latin 1.50 LEC Safran,Meredith E. MWF: 1:15PM-2:30PM TBA HUM  
  Enrollment limited to 15
  This course focuses on the fundamental knowledge required to read and write in Latin. In addition to acquiring core vocabulary for reading major Latin authors, students learn the forms of nouns, pronouns, adjectives, verbs, and adverbs, with a special emphasis on the flexibility of noun cases, and basic subordinate clauses. This course is suitable for students who are embarking on the study of Latin, and an excellent review for students who have studied Latin previously.
2131 LATN-203-01 Adv. Latin Grammar/Reading 1.00 LEC Regan,Amanda R. MWF: 1:15PM-2:05PM TBA HUM  
  Enrollment limited to 15
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Latin 102 or appropriate score on the placement exam.
  This course begins with a brief review of the material covered in Latin 102, especially complex subordinate clauses involving the subjunctive, indirect statement, and participial constructions. Students will then cover advanced topics, including the gerundive and the supine. The second half of the semester will be devoted to reading a suitable ancient text with commentary, as well as a selection of related scholarly articles, in preparation for the translation and interpretation of Latin texts at the 300 level.
3268 LATN-325-01 Livy's History of Rome 1.00 SEM Reger,Gary TR: 1:30PM-2:45PM TBA HUM  
  Enrollment limited to 15
  LATN 203 (formerly 221) or and equivalent course, or permission of instructor.
  This course introduces students to selections from Livy's magnum opus Ab urbe condita, which treated Roman history from the fall of Troy down to the author's lifetime, as the Roman Republic gave way to Augustus' new Roman Empire. In addition to gaining familiarity with Livy's prose style and the distinction between history and historiography, we will consider the interpretations of recent translators, the apparatus criticus, scholarly commentary, and select secondary literature.
2678 LATN-466-01 Teaching Assistant 0.50 - 1.00 IND TBA TBA TBA Y  
  Enrollment limited to 20
  Submission of the special registration form, available in the Registrar's Office, and the approval of the instructor and chairperson are required for enrollment.