Fall 2018

Course Code Title/Instructor Meets
CLST 100-01 Greek and Roman Mythology
Instructor: Jessica Romney, Marc Mastrangelo
Course Description:
An introduction to the study and interpretation of Greek and Roman myths, as they appear both in ancient sources and in later music, sculpture, painting, and literature. The course focuses on interpretive approaches that can help us to define the insights of these myths into to human psychology and the predicaments of men and women, and to apply those insights critically to our own time.
0830:MWF   BOSLER 208
CLST 200-01 Ancient Philosophy
Instructor: Chauncey Maher
Course Description:
Cross-listed with PHIL 201-01. This course is an introduction to central questions, claims and arguments in ancient philosophy, centering on the work of Plato and Aristotle. Potential questions include: What is the value of reason and knowledge? What is knowledge? Is it always better to be just than unjust? What constitutes a good human life? What kind of thing is a human being?
1030:TR  
CLST 550-01 Caesar Thesis Research
Instructor: Marc Mastrangelo
Course Description:
 
Courses Offered in GREK
Course Code Title/Instructor Meets
GREK 101-01 Beginning Attic Greek
Instructor: Jessica Romney, Marc Mastrangelo
Course Description:
All the fundamentals of Greek grammar and syntax as well as the acquisition of vocabulary. By the conclusion of the second semester students will be prepared to read classical authors in the original.
0930:MTWRF   BOSLER 208
GREK 201-01 Introduction to Greek Prose
Instructor: Jessica Romney, Marc Mastrangelo
Course Description:
A review of syntax and selected readings from prose authors. Consideration is given to authors whose style and grammar best illustrate the characteristics of Attic Greek of the Classical period. Supplemental readings in English provide historical and cultural context for the author chosen. Prerequisite: 102 or the equivalent.
1030:MWF   BOSLER 208
GREK 222-01 Philosophical Writers
Instructor: Marc Mastrangelo
Course Description:
Readings in Greek Philosophy including authors such as the Presocratics, Plato, Aristotle, or others. Supplementary readings in English provide historical context and an introduction to certain issues in ancient philosophy. Recommended: 112 or the equivalent.
 
Courses Offered in LATN
Course Code Title/Instructor Meets
LATN 101-01 First-Year Latin
Instructor: Ann Heermans-Booth
Course Description:
All the fundamentals of Latin grammar and the study of vocabulary. This course prepares students to read classical authors in the original.
0930:MTWRF   TOME 227
LATN 201-01 Introduction to Roman Prose
Instructor: Laura Takakjy, Marc Mastrangelo
Course Description:
Review of syntax and selected readings from prose authors, with study of literary technique and discussion of supplementary readings in English. Prerequisite: 102 or the equivalent.
1030:MWF   ALTHSE 07
LATN 233-01 Roman Historians
Instructor: Laura Takakjy, Marc Mastrangelo
Course Description:
Readings from Roman historians such as Sallust, Caesar and Livy, with study of Roman political values.Prerequisite: 202 or the equivalent.
1130:MWF   BOSLER 310
LATN 241-01 Early Christian Latin
Instructor: Marc Mastrangelo
Course Description:
Selections from Augustine's Confessions, Prudentius' Psychomachia, and/or the corpus of Claudian and Ausonius. Attention is paid to the intellectual and literary culture of the late 4th century AD. Offered every two years. Prerequisite: 202 or the equivalent. Offered every two years.
 
LATN 393-02 Christian Latin
Instructor: Marc Mastrangelo
Course Description:
Permission of Instructor Required.