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Classical Languages and Civilization Summer Courses

Classes listed as "online" during Session I or II will meet synchronously online during a portion of their originally scheduled meeting times with additional coursework to be completed asynchronously. Session III online courses are all asynchronous.

CLAS 2000 R21 - Texts and Contexts: Myths in Greco-Roman Literature

CLAS 3030 PW1 - Athenian Democracy
Session III, May 26 - August 4, 2020

A historical overview and morphological description of democracy as it was practiced in Athens from 508 BCE until 322 BCE. In addition to surveying how Athenian democracy evolved in an overview of its most salient features, we will also investigate how classical Athenian democracy was imagined and criticized by leading thinkers contemporary with it. Fulfills the EP3 and Advanced History requirements in Fordham's core curriculum.

CRN: 11407
Instructor: Foster
4 credits

HIST 1210 PW1 - Understanding Historical Change: Ancient Greece
Session III, May 26 - August 4, 2020

A political, social, and intellectual history of ancient Greece from its origin to the death of Alexander the Great.

CRN: 11418
Instructor: Foster
3 credits

HIST 1220 R21 - Understanding Historical Change: Ancient Rome
Session II, June 30 - August 4, 2020
Online: TWTh, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Introduction to Roman history focusing on problems and sources.

CRN: 11284
Instructor: Keil
3 credits