DEPARTMENT OF

Classics

 

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CLST 103 - Introduction to Roman Civilization (W)

An introduction to major themes in the development of Roman civilization using the evidence of literature, history and archaeology. Some attention will be given to those aspects of ancient cultural and intellectual growth that are of significance in the western tradition.

ASSESSMENT:  in-class exams, final exam.​
TEXTBOOKS: 

  • The World of Rome: An Introduction to Roman Culture. (Authors: Peter V. Jones and Keith C. Sidwell.) Cambridge University Press.
  • Classics in Translation. Volume II: Latin Literature. University of Wisconsin Press.

INSTRUCTOR:  Dr. Barbara Reeves