Classics (CL)

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CL 200 Building English Vocab3 Credit hours   

Study of Latin and Greek word elements to build skill in English vocabulary, both general and technical (or scientific-medical).

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CL 210 Bison image  Love/War Ancient World (CT)3 Credit hours   

Taught in English, this course examines the themes of love and war in Greek and Roman poetry and prose.

Attributes: Critical Thinking, Core II Humanities
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CL 230 Bison image  Greek & Roman Epic3 Credit hours   

Introduction to the genre of ancient epic through reading Homer's Iliad and Odyssey and Vergil's Aeneid (or other ancient epics).

Pre-req: ENG 101 with a minimum grade of C or YGS 161 with a minimum grade of C or ENG 101P with a minimum grade of C or ENG 200H with a minimum grade of C or ENG 201H with a minimum grade of C or ENG 200 with a minimum grade of C.

Attributes: Core II Humanities, Literature, Multicultural
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CL 231 Bison image  Women in Greek & Roman Lit3 Credit hours   

Taught in English, a thematic study of women in Greek and Roman literature focusing on how a culture's attitudes towards women reflect social, political or ethnic concerns.

Pre-req: ENG 200H with a minimum grade of C or ENG 201H with a minimum grade of C or ENG 201 with a minimum grade of C.

Attributes: Core II Humanities, Literature, Multicultural
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CL 232 Bison image  Greek & Roman Drama (CT)3 Credit hours   

Introduction to Greek and Roman dramatic genres of tragedy and comedy using selected plays of Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, Aristophanes, Seneca, Plautus, and Terence.

Pre-req: ENG 101 with a minimum grade of C or YGS 161 with a minimum grade of C or ENG 101P with a minimum grade of C.

Attributes: Critical Thinking, Core II Humanities, Literature, Multicultural
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CL 233 Bison image  Greek & Roman Historians (CT)3 Credit hours   

Thematic study of Greek and Roman historiography by topic as much as by historian, including ancient rehtorical sources on the theory of history.

Pre-req: ENG 101 or YGS 161.

Attributes: Critical Thinking, Core II Humanities, Literature, Multicultural
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CL 234 Bison image  Greek & Roman Poetry (CT)3 Credit hours   

Taught in English, this course examines three periods of Greek and Roman poetry: the Archaic and Hellenistic Ages of Greece and the Golden Age of Rome.

Attributes: Critical Thinking, Core II Humanities, Literature, Multicultural
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CL 236 Bison image  Murder in Ancient World (CT)3 Credit hours   

Taught in English, this is a tehmatic study of the topic of murder as it appears in the genres of tragedy, oratory and history.

Pre-req: ENG 101 or YGS 161 or ENG 101E or ENG 201H or IST 101 or ENG 101P.

Attributes: Critical Thinking, Core II Humanities, Literature, Multicultural
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CL 237 Bison image  Lit in the Time of Nero (CT)3 Credit hours   

Taught in English this course examines the literature of the first century, CE, and includes the writings of Lucan, Petronius, Seneca, Martial, Juvenal and Tacitus.

Pre-req: ENG 101 or ENG 101P or ENG 200H or ENG 201H.

Attributes: Critical Thinking, Core II Humanities, Literature, Multicultural
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CL 250 Bison image  Studies in Humanities (CT)3 Credit hours   

An interdisciplinary course to introduce students to the elements of a humanistic education. (Same as Philosophy 150 and Religious Studies 150)

Pre-req: ENG 101 (may be taken concurrently) with a minimum grade of C or ENG 200H (may be taken concurrently) with a minimum grade of C or ENG 201H (may be taken concurrently) with a minimum grade of C or ENG 101P (may be taken concurrently) with a minimum grade of C.

Concurrent PR: ENG 101 or ENG 200H or ENG 201H or ENG 101P
Attributes: Critical Thinking, Core II Humanities, Multicultural
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CL 280 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Selected topics not covered in regular course offerings.

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CL 281 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Selected topics not covered in regular course offerings.

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CL 282 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Selected topics not covered in regular course offerings.

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CL 283 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Selected topics not covered in regular course offerings.

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CL 319 Bison image  Classical Mythology3 Credit hours   

Study of the development of myth in ancient Greece and Rome; its place in ancient culture and its survival in the modern world.

Pre-req: ENG 101 with a minimum grade of C or YGS 161 with a minimum grade of C or ENG 101P with a minimum grade of C.

Attributes: Multicultural
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CL 320 Anc Grk Love & Friendship3 Credit hours   

A literary survey of ancient Greco-Roman love and friendship as shaped by family, marriage, religion, philosophy and politics. Ancient and modern texts read.

Pre-req: ENG 101 or YGS 161.

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CL 326 Classical Archaeology3 Credit hours   

Archaeology of ancient Greece and Rome, and their colonies and their imperial domains. Same as ANT 370.

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CL 390 Junior Seminar in Humanities3 Credit hours   

A structured interdisciplinary study offered by the departments of Classics, Philosophy, and Religious Studies in the foundations of human thought, myth, literature, religion, philosophy, art. (Same as Philosophy 390-394 and Religious Studies 390-394)

Pre-req: ENG 201 with a minimum grade of C or ENG 201H with a minimum grade of C or YGS 162 with a minimum grade of C or IST 201 with a minimum grade of D or CL 231 with a minimum grade of D or CL 232 with a minimum grade of D or CL 233 with a minimum grade of D or PHL 200 with a minimum grade of D or PHL 201 with a minimum grade of D or PHL 303 with a minimum grade of D or PHL 321 with a minimum grade of D or PHL 340 with a minimum grade of D or PHL 353 with a minimum grade of D or RST 205 with a minimum grade of D or RST 206 with a minimum grade of D or RST 300 with a minimum grade of D or RST 304 with a minimum grade of D or RST 320 with a minimum grade of D or RST 325 with a minimum grade of D.

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CL 391 Junior Seminar in Humanities3 Credit hours   

A structured interdisciplinary study offered by the departments of Classics, Philosophy, and Religious Studies in the foundations of human thought, myth, literature, religion, philosophy, art. (Same as Philosophy 390 - 394 and Religious Studies 390 - 394)

Pre-req: ENG 102 or ENG 302 or ENG 201H or YGS 162 or IST 201 or CL 231 or CL 232 or CL 233 or CL 319 or PHL 200 or PHL 201 or PHL 303 or PHL 321 or PHL 340 or PHL 353 or RST 205 or RST 206 or RST 300 or RST 304 or RST 320 or RST 325 or ENG 201.

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CL 392 Junior Seminar3 Credit hours   

A structured interdisciplinary study offered by the department of Classics, Philosophy, and Religious Studies in the foundations of human thought, myth, literature, regligion, philosophy, art. (Same as Philosophy 390 - 394 and Religious Studies 390 - 394)

Pre-req: ENG 102 or ENG 302 or ENG 201H or YGS 162 or IST 201 or CL 231 or CL 232 or CL 233 or CL 319 or PHL 200 or PHL 201 or PHL 303 or PHL 321 or PHL 340 or PHL 353 or RST 205 or RST 206 or RST 300 or RST 304 or RST 320 or RST 325 or ENG 201.

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CL 393 Junior Seminar in Humanities3 Credit hours   

A structured interdisciplinary study offered by the departments of Classics, Philosophy, and Religious Studies in the foundations of human thought, myth, literature, religion, philosophy, art. (Same as Philosophy 390 - 394 and Religious Studies 390 - 394)

Pre-req: ENG 102 or ENG 302 or ENG 201H or YGS 162 or IST 201 or CL 231 or CL 232 or CL 233 or CL 319 or PHL 200 or PHL 201 or PHL 303 or PHL 321 or PHL 340 or PHL 353 or RST 205 or RST 206 or RST 300 or RST 304 or RST 320 or RST 325 or ENG 201.

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CL 394 Junior Seminar in Humantities3 Credit hours   

A structured interdisciplinary study offered by the departments of Classics, Philosophy, and Religious Studies in the foundations of human thought, myth, literature, religion, philosophy, art. (Same as Philosophy 390 - 394 and Religious Studies 390 - 394)

Pre-req: ENG 102 or ENG 302 or ENG 201H or YGS 162 or IST 201 or CL 231 or CL 232 or CL 233 or CL 319 or PHL 200 or PHL 201 or PHL 303 or PHL 321 or PHL 340 or PHL 353 or RST 205 or RST 206 or RST 300 or RST 304 or RST 320 or RST 325 or ENG 201.

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CL 435 Greek Civilization3 Credit hours   

Study of ancient Greek culture, emphasizing parallels with present-day issues.

Pre-req: ENG 101 or YGS 161.

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CL 436 Roman Civilization3 Credit hours   

Study of ancient Roman culture, emphasizing parallels with present-day issues.

Pre-req: ENG 101 or YGS 161.

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CL 460 Ancient Goddess Religions3 Credit hours   

Study of the mythology and cults of the goddesses of Greece, Grete, Asia Minor, Crete and Rome, with a view to discovering cultural contexts.

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CL 470 Transformations of Myth3 Credit hours   

An examination of how ancient myth transforms into the psychological and fictional works of more modern times.

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CL 471 Ancient Sexuality3 Credit hours   

A comprehensive study of current theories about Greek and/or Roman sexualities and evaluation of the evidence, textual and otherwise, to which these theories apply.

Pre-req: ENG 102 or ENG 302 or ENG 201H or ENG 201.

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CL 472 Rhetoric of Seduction3 Credit hours   

Taught in English, this course investigates the overlap of public and private persuasion through reading philosophical, political and romantic works, and analyzing contemporary campaigns.

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CL 473 Body, Sex and Violence in Rome3 Credit hours   

This course explores the gross violation of the boundaries of the Roman body sexually, politically and socially, and how the symbolizes a breakdown of identity, personally and nationally.

Pre-req: ENG 101 with a minimum grade of C or ENG 101P with a minimum grade of C or ENG 200H with a minimum grade of C or ENG 201H with a minimum grade of C or ENG 201 with a minimum grade of C.

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CL 475 Roman Law3 Credit hours   

Taught in English, this course provides an introduction to basic tenets of Roman law with particular attention to court cases and speeches.

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CL 476 Rome: The Eternal City6 Credit hours   

On-site study of the archaeology and material culture of ancient Rome in its social, literary and historical context. Taught in English in Rome, Italy. (Students fund their own travel)

Pre-req: ENG 101 or ENG 101P or ENG 160 or ENG 200H and CL 436.

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CL 477 RTTP: Greece and Rome3 Credit hours   

Reacting to the Past: Greece and Rome is a semester long game/simulation where students play historical characters in Athens in 403BC then in Rome just after Julius Caesar's assassination.

Pre-req: (ENG 101 or ENG 101P or ENG 200H or ENG 201H) and CMM 103.

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CL 480 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Topics like "Values in Ancient Greece/Rome" or "The Cult of the Leader in Ancient Greece/Rome" have recently been offered. Consult chairman for current offerings.

Pre-req: ENG 101 or YGS 161.

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CL 481 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Topics like"Values in Ancient Greece/Rome" or "The Cult of the Leader in Ancient Greece/Rome" have recently been offered. Consult chairman for current offerings.

Pre-req: ENG 101 or YGS 161.

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CL 482 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Pre-req: ENG 101 or YGS 161.

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CL 483 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Topics like "Values in Ancient Greece/Rome" or "The Cult of the Leader in Ancient Greece/Rome" have recently been offered. Consult chairman for current offerings.

Pre-req: ENG 101 or YGS 161.

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CL 485 Independent Study1-4 Credit hours   
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CL 486 Independent Study1-4 Credit hours   
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CL 487 Independent Study1-4 Credit hours   
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CL 488 Independent Study1-4 Credit hours   
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CL 490 Senior Seminar in Humanities3 Credit hours   

Designed for majors as a senior humanities seminar and the culminating interdisciplinary study in the Humanities program. (Same as Philosophy 490 -494 and Religious Studies 490 - 494)

Pre-req: ENG 102 or ENG 302 or ENG 201H or YGS 162 or IST 201 or CL 231 or CL 232 or CL 233 or CL 319 or PHL 200 or PHL 201 or PHL 303 or PHL 321 or PHL 340 or PHL 353 or RST 205 or RST 206 or RST 300 or RST 304 or RST 320 or RST 325 or ENG 201.

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CL 492 Senior Seminar in Humanities3 Credit hours   

Designed for majors as a senior humanities seminar and the culminating interdisciplinary study in the Humanities program. (Same as Philosophy 490 -494 and Religious Studies 490 -494)

Pre-req: ENG 102 or ENG 302 or ENG 201H or YGS 162 or IST 201 or CL 231 or CL 232 or CL 233 or CL 319 or PHL 200 or PHL 201 or PHL 303 or PHL 321 or PHL 340 or PHL 353 or RST 205 or RST 206 or RST 300 or RST 304 or RST 320 or RST 325 or ENG 201.

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CL 493 Senior Seminar in Humanities3 Credit hours   

Designed for majors as a senior humanities seminar and the culminating interdisciplinary study in the Humanities program. (Same as Philosophy 490 -494 and Religious Studies 490 -494)

Pre-req: ENG 102 or ENG 302 or ENG 201H or YGS 162 or IST 201 or CL 231 or CL 232 or CL 233 or CL 319 or PHL 200 or PHL 201 or PHL 303 or PHL 321 or PHL 340 or PHL 353 or RST 205 or RST 206 or RST 300 or RST 304 or RST 320 or RST 325 or ENG 201.

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CL 494 Senior Seminar in Humanities3 Credit hours   

Designed for majors as a senior humanities seminar and the culminating interdisciplinary study inthe Humanities program. (Same as Philosophy 490 -494 and Religious Studies 490 - 494)

Pre-req: ENG 102 or ENG 302 or ENG 201H or YGS 162 or IST 201 or CL 231 or CL 232 or CL 233 or CL 319 or PHL 200 or PHL 201 or PHL 303 or PHL 321 or PHL 340 or PHL 353 or RST 205 or RST 206 or RST 300 or RST 304 or RST 320 or RST 325 or ENG 201.

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