2012-13 Catalog

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Offering Description

The Classical World

Spring 2013 quarter

Stephen Beck philosophy , Thomas Rainey history
Fields of Study
classics, history, literature and philosophy

This inter-disciplinary, coordinated studies program will explore, in considerable detail, the classical world of ancient Greece and Rome. It will focus on the history, literature, philosophy, and culture of these two vitally connected and overlapping classical civilizations. We will also consider how ancient Greece and Rome created the foundations of Western civilization. Our readings will be drawn from such writers as Homer, Sophocles, Euripides, Plato, Aristotle, Virgil, Suetonious, Plutarch, Seneca, and Aurelius.

Advertised Schedule
6-10p Mon/Wed
Online Learning
No Required Online Learning
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Offered During
Evening and Weekend