96-97 LS&A Bulletin

Classical Studies

May be elected as a departmental concentration in Classical Archaeology, Classical Civilization, Classical Languages and Literatures, Greek, or Latin

Professors

Associate Professors

Assistant Professors

Lecturer

Adjunct Professors

Adjunct Associate Professor

Adjunct Assistant Professor

The Department of Classical Studies offers instruction in Greek and Latin languages and civilization including elementary, intermediate, and advanced-level courses which emphasize composition, literature, historiography, law, and philosophy. New Testament Greek and medieval Latin are offered as well as classical Greek and Latin. Utilizing one of the world's outstanding collections of Greek papyri, the Department offers courses in papyrology. With the cooperation of colleagues in other departments, Classical Studies also offers courses in classical art and archaeology.

Classical Archaeology

May be elected as a departmental concentration program

  1. at least 5 courses in Classical Archaeology which must include Classical Archaeology 221 and 222, and three advanced courses.
  2. third term proficiency in Greek or Latin.
  3. at least one course in both Greek and Roman history (usually History 200 and 201).

Classical Civilization

May be elected as a departmental concentration program

  1. complete at least five courses in "classical civilization" chosen in consultation with and approved by the concentration advisor. Up to three courses in Latin and Greek above the level of Greek 102 or Latin 231 can be counted in the concentration.
  2. complete two courses in classical archaeology.
  3. complete the seminar for concentrators, Classical Civilization 480, Studying Antiquity.
  4. complete an upper-level cognate course approved by the concentration advisor in classical studies.

Classical Languages and Literatures

May be elected as a departmental concentration program

  1. In the major language students must complete (a) at least 3 courses at the 400-level or above; and (b) two cognates: one course in Classical Archaeology and one in History; 300-level courses count toward the concentration in the major language only.
  2. In the minor language students must complete at least one course at the 400-level or above. Greek 499 and Latin 499 may not be used.

Greek Language and Literature

May be elected as a departmental concentration program

  1. 7 courses in Greek at the 300-level or above (at least 4 of these must be at the 400-level or above, usually including Greek 401 and 402).
  2. Two cognates: Classical Archaeology 221 or another course in ancient Greek archaeology, and History 200 or another course in ancient Greek history. Greek 499 may not be used.

Latin Language and Literature

May be elected as a departmental concentration program

  1. 7 courses in Latin at the 300-level or above; at least 4 of these courses must be at the 400-level or above and must include: (a) Latin 401 or 402; (b) Latin 409 or 410; (c) another course from (a) or (b) or another course at the 400-level or above.
  2. Two cognates: Classical Archaeology 222 or another course in Roman archaeology, and History 201 or another course in Roman history. Latin 499 may not be used.
Minor in Latin. Twenty credits which must include:
  1. 12 credits in Latin beyond 194 or 232, of which 9 must be at the 400-level or above. Neither Latin 499 nor 599 may be counted toward the minor without permission of the teaching certificate advisor;
  2. one course in Roman history;
  3. one course in Linguistics.


Professor Knudsvig has the authority to modify departmental requirements for a teaching major or minor in special cases and in keeping with the general requirements for the teaching certificate.

Courses in Classical Archaeology (Division 342)

221/Hist. of Art 221. Introduction to Greek Archaeology. (4). (HU).

222/Hist. of Art 222. Introduction to Roman Archaeology. (4). (HU).

323. Introduction to Field Archaeology. (4; 3 in the half-term). (HU).

324/Hist. of Art 324. Practicum in Field Archaeology. Class. Arch. 221 and 222; or permission of instructor. (1-3). (Excl). Special fee required. May be elected, but not in one term, for a total of 6 credits.

365/Class. Civ. 365. Alexander the Great: The Making of a Legend. (3). (HU).

380/Hist. of Art 380/Anthro. 380. Minoan and Mycenaean Archaeology. Class. Arch. 221 and 222, or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

395. Junior Honors Survey. Permission of instructor. (3). (Excl). May be repeated for credit with permission.

396. Undergraduate Seminar. Permission of instructor. (3). (Excl). May be repeated for credit with permission.

421/Hist. of Art 421. Art and Archaeology of the Ancient Near East. One previous art history, anthropology, or classical archaeology course recommended. (3). (HU).

424/Hist. of Art 424. Archaeology of the Roman Provinces. Class. Arch. 221 or 222; or permission of instructor. (3). (HU).

427/Hist. of Art 427. Pompeii: Its Life and Art. (3). (Excl).

428/Hist. of Art 428. The Public Spaces of Imperial Rome. Hist. of Art 101 or Class. Arch. 222. (3). (Excl).

431/Hist. of Art 431. Principal Greek Archaeological Sites. A course in archaeology or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

433/Hist. of Art 433. Greek Sculpture. Hist. of Art 101 or permission of instructor. (3). (HU).

434/Hist. of Art 434. Archaic Greek Art. Hist. of Art 101 or permission of instructor. (3). (HU).

435/Hist. of Art 435. The Art and Archaeology of Asia Minor. Hist. of Art 101 or permission of instructor. (3). (HU).

436/Hist. of Art 436. Hellenistic and Roman Architecture. Hist. of Art 101 or Class. Arch. 221 or 222; or permission of instructor. (3). (HU).

437/Hist. of Art 437. Egyptian Art and Archaeology. (3). (HU).

439/Hist. of Art 439. Greek Vase Painting. (3). (HU).

442/Hist. of Art 442. Late Antique and Early Christian Art and Architecture. Hist. of Art 101, 222, or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

443/Hist. of Art 443. Greeks in the West. Class. Arch. 221, or permission of instructor. (3). (HU).

451/Class. Civ. 451. Death in the Ancient World. (3). (HU).

499. Supervised Reading. (1-3). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for credit.

531/Hist. of Art 531/Anthro. 587. Aegean Art and Archaeology. Class. Arch. 221 or 222; or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

536/Hist. of Art 536. Hellenistic and Roman Sculpture. Hist. of Art 101 or Class. Arch. 222 or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

599. Supervised Study in Classical Archaeology. Permission of instructor. (1-4). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for credit.

Classical Civilization (Division 344)

Courses in this division do not require a knowledge of Greek or Latin. They are intended for students who wish to acquire knowledge of ancient literature, life, and thought, and of the debt modern civilization owes the Greeks and Romans.

101. Classical Civilization I: The Ancient Greek World (in English). No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in Great Books 191 or 201. I. (4). (HU).

102. Classical Civilization II: The Ancient Roman World (in English). II. (4). (HU).

120. First-year Seminar in Classical Civilization (Humanities). (3). (HU).

121. First-year Seminar in Classical Civilization (Composition). (4). (Introductory Composition).

365/Class. Arch. 365. Alexander the Great: The Making of a Legend. (3). (HU).

372. Sports and Daily Life in Ancient Rome. (4; 3 in the half-term). (HU).

375. War in Greek and Roman Civilization. (4). (HU).

388/Phil. 388. History of Philosophy: Ancient. One Philosophy Introduction. (4). (HU).

451/Class. Arch. 451. Death in the Ancient World. (3). (HU).

452. Food in the Ancient World: Subsistence and Symbol. (3). (HU).

453. Magic and Magicians in the Greco-Roman World. (3; 2 in the half-term). (Excl).

454. The Roman Army. Upperclass standing. (3). (HU).

460/WS 460. Theorizing Women in Antiquity. Junior standing. (3). (HU).

462. Greek Mythology. (4). (HU).

467. The Good Life. (3). (HU).

472. Roman Law. Not open to freshmen. (3). (HU).

473. Roman Decadence. (3). (HU).

476/Hist. 405/Rel. 476. Pagans and Christians in the Roman World. (4; 3 in the half-term). (HU).

480. Studying Antiquity. Class. Civ. 101 or 102 and permission of instructor. (3). (Excl). May be repeated for a total of 6 credits.

483/ACABS 421/Rel. 488. Christianity and Hellenistic Civilization. (4). (Excl).


Classical Linguistics (Division 345)


503/Rom. Ling. 503. History of the Latin Language I: 600-1 B.C.
Latin 231 or equivalent. (2). (Excl).

599. Directed Reading. Permission of instructor. (1-4). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for credit.

Classical Greek (Division 385)

101. Elementary Greek. Graduate students should elect the course as Greek 502. (4). (LR).

102. Elementary Greek. Greek 101. No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in 103, 310, or 503. Graduate students should elect the course as Greek 503. (4). (LR).

301. Second-Year Greek. Greek 102 or equivalent. The language requirement is satisfied with the successful completion of Greek 301 and 302. Graduate students should elect the course as Greek 507. (4). (LR).

302. Second-Year Greek. Greek 102 or equivalent. The language requirement is satisfied with the successful completion of Greek 301 and 302. (4). (LR).

Intermediate Courses

401. Readings in Classical Greek Prose. Greek 302 or permission of instructor. (3). (HU). May be repeated for a total of nine credits.

402. Greek Drama. Greek 302 or permission of instructor. (3). (HU). May be repeated for a total of nine credits.

405. Intermediate Greek. Three terms of Greek. (3). (LR). May be repeated for a total of 6 credits.

Advanced Courses

410. Elementary Greek Prose. Greek 302 or equivalent. (3). (Excl).

483. Aristotle's Politics. Greek 302 or equivalent. (3). (Excl).

486. Readings in Later Greek Prose. Greek 402. (3). (Excl).

497. Senior Greek Seminar. Honors student or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

499. Supervised Reading. Permission of instructor. May not be included in a concentration plan in Greek Language and Literature or Classical Languages and Literatures. (1-4). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for credit.

506. Advanced Greek Composition. Greek 410 or equivalent. (3). (Excl).

509. The Homeric Epic. Permission of instructor required for undergraduates; advanced ability to read Greek. (3). (Excl).

511. Thucydides. Greek 302 or equivalent. (3). (Excl).

516. Aristophanes. Greek 301 and 302. (3). (Excl).

554. Plato: Meno and other Early Dialogues. Greek 302. (3). (Excl).

599. Supervised Reading in Greek. Permission of instructor. (1-4). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for credit.

Modern Greek (Division 433)

101. Elementary Modern Greek. Graduate students should elect Modern Greek 501. I. (4). (LR).

102. Elementary Modern Greek, II. Modern Greek 101 or permission of instructor. Graduate students should elect Modern Greek 502. II. (4). (LR).

201. Second Year Modern Greek I. Modern Greek 102. Graduate students should elect Modern Greek 503. I. (4). (LR).

202. Second Year Modern Greek, II. Modern Greek 201 or permission of instructor. Graduate students should elect Modern Greek 504. II. (4). (LR).

Latin Language and Literature (Division 411)

Elementary Courses

101. Elementary Latin.
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in 103, 193, or 502. (4). (LR).

102. Elementary Latin. Latin 101. No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in 193 or 502. (4). (LR).

193. Intensive Elementary Latin I. No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in 101, 102, 103 or 502. (4). (Excl).

194. Intensive Elementary Latin II. Latin 193 or equivalent. No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in 221, 222, 231, 232, or 503. Graduate students should elect 503. (4). (Excl). This course does not satisfy the language requirement.

231. Introduction to Latin Prose. Latin 102 or 103. No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in 194, 222, or 503. (4). (LR).

232. Vergil, Aeneid. Latin 231 or 221. No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in 194, 222, or 503. (4). (LR).

Intermediate Courses

301. Intermediate Latin I. Latin 194, 222, 232 or equivalent. (3). (HU).

302. Intermediate Latin II. Latin 194, 222, 232 or equivalent. (3). (HU).

401. Republican Prose. Latin 301 or 302 or permission of instructor. (3). (HU). May be repeated for a total of 9 credits.

402. Imperial Prose. Latin 301 or 302 or permission of instructor. (3). (HU). May be repeated for a total of 9 credits.

409. Augustan Poetry. Latin 301 or 302 or permission of instructor. (3). (HU). May be repeated for a total of 9 credits.

410. Poetry of the Republic or Later Empire. Latin 301 or 302 or permission of instructor. (3). (HU). May be repeated for a total of 9 credits.

Advanced Courses

421/Education D421. Teaching of Latin. Junior standing in Latin and permission of instructor. (Excl).

426. Practicum. Junior or senior standing, and permission of instructor. I, II, IIIb. (Excl).

435/MARC 440. Medieval Latin I, 500-900 A.D. Two years of college Latin or equivalent. (3). (Excl).

436/MARC 441. Medieval Latin II, 900-1350 A.D. Two years of college Latin or equivalent. (3). (Excl).

445. Tacitus, Histories. (3). (Excl).

453. Sallust. (3). (Excl).

470. Catullus. (3). (Excl).

475. Roman Historiography. (3). (Excl).

490. Martial and Roman Epigram. Latin 301 or equivalent. (3). (Excl).

497. Senior Latin Seminar. Honors students or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

499. Latin: Supervised Reading. Permission of instructor. May not be included in a concentration plan in Greek Language and Literature or Classical Languages and Literatures. (1-4). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for credit.

504. Intensive Latin. Permission of instructor. No credit granted to those who have completed 102, 193, or 502. (4). (LR).

506. Advanced Latin Composition. Latin 403. (3). (Excl).

511. Letters of Cicero. (2). (Excl).

551. Elegiac Poets. Latin 401 or equivalent. (3). (Excl).

566. Horace, Complete Works. Latin 401 or equivalent. (3). (Excl).

568. Reading of Augustan Poetry. (3). (Excl).

599. Supervised Reading in Latin Literature. Permission of instructor. (1-4). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for credit.