Greek and Roman Mythology

Greek and Roman Mythology
Greek and Roman gods, heroes, and myths, emphasizing literature but also giving attention to representations in the visual arts.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring
 OfferedHonors also.
 ProgramsContaining CL CV 241
Course Outcomes

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.