DEPARTMENT OF

Classics

 

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CLST 205 - Ancient Humour (F)

A study of ancient techniques of humour, the role of humour in Greek and Roman society and theories of humour, both ancient and modern.  We will emphasize the relevance of these topics to contemporary humour.

ASSESSMENT:  50% of the mark will come from attendance at and participation in weekly hour-and-a-half group learning sessions.  There will be online multiple choice tests every week work 10% each.  I will automatically count the best five of these marks for each student.
INSTRUCTOR:  Dr. Drew Griffith