HISTORY 328 - Humanities Topics in History
Section: 002 America and the Classical World
Term: WN 2018
Subject: History (HISTORY)
Department: LSA History
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
ULWR, HU
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Repeatability:
May be elected five times for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This seminar will survey three aspects of the profound influence Ancient Greece and Rome have exerted on American culture and history. In the first part of the course, we will consider how ancient concepts have framed American politics. In the second, we will turn our attention to the classical literary masterpieces that have inspired generations of American authors. Finally, we will investigate the impact of Greek and Roman monuments on American architecture.

Course Requirements:

Students will be responsible for presenting several primary sources to their classmates, and for producing a final research paper on a relevant topic of their choice.

Intended Audience:

Enrollment is open to sophomores, juniors, and seniors.

Class Format:

Class meetings will center on short lectures and extensive discussions of primary sources.

HISTORY 328 - Humanities Topics in History
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
25399
Open
30
 
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: Section 001: For Spanish Majors, this course counts as a 300-level cognate.
002 (LEC)
P
25641
Open
20
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
003 (LEC)
P
30923
Open
35
 
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
004 (LEC)
P
30924
Open
35
 
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Tu 1:00PM - 4:00PM
005 (LEC)
P
31759
Open
80
 
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MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
006 (LEC)
P
32601
Open
25
 
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MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
010 (LEC)
 
30604
Open
50
 
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
011 (DIS)
P
30605
Open
25
 
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Th 12:00PM - 1:00PM
012 (DIS)
P
30606
Open
25
 
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Th 1:00PM - 2:00PM
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