Golden Age of Greece

Golden Age of Greece
History of Civilization, culture, and daily life of Greece as indicated through its literature, art, history, and archaeology.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 NoteAll readings in English.
 TaughtWinter odd years
 ProgramsContaining CL CV 245
Course Outcomes

Classical Greece and Western Cultural Development

Successful students will learn how Classical Greek literature, philosophy, warfare, religion, and art have influenced the development of later western culture.

Greek Golden Age

Through the careful exploration of the humanities and history of the Greeks in their so-called Golden Age (fifth and fourth centuries BC) successful students will develop a greater understanding of Classical Greek culture, literature, and politics.

Classical Text Critical Analysis

Successful students will develop a greater ability to evaluate a Clasical text (in translation) critically and intelligently.