CLARCH 350 - Topics in Classical Archaeology
Section: 002 Byzantine Constantinople 323-1453
Term: WN 2009
Subject: Classical Archaeology (CLARCH)
Department: LSA Classical Studies
Requirements & Distribution:
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Advisory Prerequisites:
CLARCH 221, 222, or 323.
May be repeated for a maximum of 12 credit(s).
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This course explores various areas in Classical Archaeology such as empire, gender, identity, landscape, memory, political architecture, religion, and urban structures, or to study particular sites or archaeological techniques. Examples: The Mediterranean Countryside; Religion and Ritual in the Ancient City; Roman Colonies; Social Memory in Classical Antiquity; and Landscape Archaeology.

Course Requirements: Regular attendance at lectures and participation in class discussions. Readings of modern scholarship and, where appropriate, ancient sources (approximately 75 pages per week). Midterm and final exams covering the content of readings and lectures. One short paper (5-7 pages) analyzing an aspect of the course topic, as agreed by both student and teacher. Where possible, students will be introduced to, and will work with, the holdings of the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology.

Intended Audience: Classical Studies concentrators and minors, and any student with a general interest in the ancient world.

Class Format: Lecture, 3 hours/week

CLARCH 350 - Topics in Classical Archaeology
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
002 (LEC)
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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