Attic Orators

Attic Orators
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesGREEK 302
 TaughtContact Department
 ProgramsContaining GREEK 437
Course Outcomes

Reading Greek

By approaching the texts of the Attic orators, successful students will learn techniques of reading Greek oratory with subtlety and precision.

Critical Method

Successful students will understand and apply principles and practice of critical method in all its complexity, with specific reference to the texts of Attic oratory.

Literary History

Successful students will understand the place of Classical Greek oratory in the literary history of Classical antiquity and locate it in the larger context of political and cultural history.

Close Reading in Original Language

Successful students will intelligently evaluate texts of Attic oratory through close reading in the original language and express this is examinations and essays.