CLCIV 101 - Classical Civilization I: The Ancient Greek World (in English)
Fall 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Classical Civilization (CLCIV)
Department: LSA Classical Studies
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Details

Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
FYWR
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in GTBOOKS 191 or 201.
Other Course Info:
F.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This course is an introduction to the world of ancient Greece, where many aspects of modern civilization have their roots: democracy, tyranny, tragedy, philosophy, hero, mathematics, alphabet, physician, economy, autocrat, anthropology, poetic, biology, epic, comedy, politics, eros, psyche, geography, and theology are all Greek words. We will look at all aspects of Greek civilization, from the Trojan War to the conquests of Alexander of Macedon, from the Greek gods to the origins of science, and from the invention of the alphabet to that of the first computer, studying the words of major Greek writers and thinkers themselves.

Course Requirements:

There are approximately 60-80 pages of reading per week, three papers, a midterm and a final examination.

Intended Audience:

Freshmen. No previous knowledge is required.

Class Format:

There are two lectures and two discussion-sections per week.

Schedule

CLCIV 101 - Classical Civilization I: The Ancient Greek World (in English)
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
10942
Open
7
 
21
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:00AM
002 (DIS)
 In Person
10943
Closed
0
 
2
WF 9:00AM - 10:00AM
003 (DIS)
 In Person
10944
Closed
0
 
2
WF 3:00PM - 4:00PM
004 (DIS)
 In Person
10945
Closed
0
 
-
WF 9:00AM - 10:00AM
005 (DIS)
 In Person
10946
Closed
0
 
3
TuTh 5:00PM - 6:00PM
006 (DIS)
 In Person
10947
Closed
0
 
2
WF 12:00PM - 1:00PM
007 (DIS)
 In Person
10948
Closed
0
 
4
WF 12:00PM - 1:00PM
008 (DIS)
 In Person
18370
Closed
0
 
1
WF 11:00AM - 12:00PM
009 (DIS)
 In Person
10949
Closed
0
 
-
TuTh 4:00PM - 5:00PM
010 (DIS)
 In Person
19659
Closed
0
 
3
TuTh 11:00AM - 12:00PM
011 (DIS)
 In Person
17207
Closed
0
 
1
TuTh 12:00PM - 1:00PM
012 (DIS)
 In Person
18131
Closed
0
 
2
TuTh 1:00PM - 2:00PM
013 (DIS)
 In Person
18142
Closed
0
 
1
TuTh 4:00PM - 5:00PM

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