History & Government

College of Arts and Sciences

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Classics Minor

Lower Division Requirements

GRK213 Intro Koine Greek I

GRK213 Intro Koine Greek I

An introduction to Koiné Greek emphasizing basic grammar and vocabulary preparatory for translation of the Greek New Testament. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 GRK213-A A Mobley, Richard A. 09/02/2014 Tuesday, Thursday 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM James Complex
375
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GRK223 Intro to Koine Greek II

GRK223 Intro to Koine Greek II

Continuation of GRK 213 with beginning translation from the First Epistle of John. Prerequisite: GRK 213. (3 units; Multicultural; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2015 GRK223-A A Mobley, Richard A. 01/07/2015 Tuesday, Thursday 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM TBA
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LAT115 Latin I

LAT115 Latin I

This course is the first half of an introduction to Latin based upon ancient authors. In this course the student is introduced to basic forms, structures, vocabulary, and etymologies of Latin and its relationship to English and other modern languages. (3 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 LAT115-A A Staley, Owen D. 09/02/2014 Tuesday, Thursday 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM James Complex
263
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LAT125 Latin II

LAT125 Latin II

This course is the second half of an introduction to Latin based upon ancient authors. In this course the student is introduced to more advanced forms, structures, vocabulary and etymologies of Latin and its relationship to English and other modern languages. Prerequisite: LAT 115. (3 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2015 LAT125-A A STAFF, STAFF 01/07/2015 Tuesday, Thursday 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM TBA
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Upper Division Requirements

ENG323 Classical Literature

ENG323 Classical Literature

This course explores the intellectual contributions of Classical Literature by examining the meaning of these works within historical, political, and cultural context of Classical society. Prerequisite: ENG 123. (3 units; Interdisciplinary; Multicultural; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 ENG323-A A Dingman, Toni S. 09/02/2014 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex
183
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HIS415 The Ancient World

HIS415 The Ancient World

Four great ancient civilizations are surveyed: Mesopotamian, Egyptian, Greek, and Roman. Special attention is given to the Christian and Greco-Roman origins of Western culture. (3 units; Interdisciplinary; Fall even years)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 HIS415-A A Brook, Eric C 09/02/2014 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center
B112
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PHI301 History of Western Philosophy I

PHI301 History of Western Philosophy I

This course is the first of a two-semester study introducing students to the history of Western philosophy. This first part begins with the origins of philosophy in ancient Greece and ends with the Late Middle Ages. Particular attention is given to Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, St. Augustine, and St. Thomas. (3 units; Interdisciplinary; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PHI301-A A Key, Scott B. 09/02/2014 Tuesday, Thursday 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Sch Business Building
106
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POL423 Classical Political Philosophy

POL423 Classical Political Philosophy

This course examines the origin of Western political, social, and legal thought in order to understand the present through the great political works of the past. It begins in ancient Greece in early democratic Athens and moves through Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle. From there, the course explores classical Rome, focusing on Polybius and Cicero. Since the advent of Christianity shapes the development of medieval political thought, the political thought of St. Augustine, John of Salisbury, St. Thomas Aquinas, Marsilio of Padua, Dante, and Thomas More are discussed. (3 units; Interdisciplinary; Fall odd years)

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