Reading and Writing
Through the reading and writing assignments successful students will develop skills in sound thinking and critical reading.
Reading and Analyzing Greek and Roman Myths
Successful students will intelligently read and analyze various Greek and Roman myths in anthologies and in complete works - e.g. Homer's Odyssey, Aeschylus' Oresteia, Ovid's Metamorphoses, Eugene O'Neill's Morning Becomes Electra.
Appreciation for the Aesthetics of Western Civilization
Students will develop an appreciation for the aesthetics of western civilization's most pervasive and seminal texts.