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Classical Languages and Civilization Summer Courses

CLAS 2000 R21 - Texts and Contexts: Myths in Greco-Roman Literature
Session II, June 30 - August 4, 2020
Rose Hill: TWTh, 1 - 4 p.m.

A survey of ancient myths from Greece and Rome via the literary works of Homer, Hesiod, Vergil, and Ovid. Major themes: creation, the hero, the journey, gods, and monsters. Fulfills te EP 2 requirement in Fordham's core curriculum.

CRN: 11228
Instructor: Staff
3 credits


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

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 requirement 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
Online

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
Rose Hill: TWTh, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Introduction to Roman history focusing on problems and sources.

CRN: 11284
Instructor: Keil
3 credits