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Classical Culture

Our students consider religion, philosophy, mythology, politics, history, drama and film, art and architecture, and ideas about class, race, and gender.


Course Requirements

Classical culture courses in English translation offer a broad survey of these literary masterpieces, emphasizing their significance for the modern world as well as for their original cultural context. (18 credits minimum)

CLAS 2317 (ENGL 3612, ARCH 2317) Classical Mythology 

Choose five of the following: 
CLAS 1311 Archaeology of Greece
CLAS 1312 Archaeology of Rome
CLAS 1313 Roots of English: Word Power
CLAS 2302 Greek and Roman Drama
CLAS 2303 Politicians in Antiquity
CLAS 2304 Historians of Greece and Rome
CLAS 2316 Greek and Latin Poetry
CLAS 2318 Classical Myth, Modern Theater and Film
CLAS 2319 Greek Civilization
CLAS 2320 Roman Civilization
CLAS 2322 Women in Antiquity
CLAS 2325 Epics of Greece and Rome
CLAS 2326 Novels of Greece and Rome
CLAS 3290 Archaeology and Christianity

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