Classics 203

Regular university classes run from Sep. 4, 2019 to Dec. 6, 2019
Regular deadline to add/drop: Sep. 11, 2019 12:00pm  
Regular last day to withdraw: Dec. 6, 2019  

Classics 203 CLAS203
Civilization of Ancient Greece 3 (3-0-0-0-0)

This course examines ancient Greek civilization from the Bronze Age down to the end of the Hellenistic era. The cultural achievements of the ancient Greeks are highlighted 'e.g., art, architecture, literature, religion, medicine, philosophy', as are Greek cultural constructions of race and ethnicity, gender and sexuality, and slavery, prostitution, witchcraft, foreign influence. There are various aspects of ancient Greek life which many of us today find disconcerting. In this course, students will engage in an honest and forthright discussion about this hugely influential civilization and its impact on subsequent western culture.

Prerequisites: 2nd year standing required
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