CLS

Classics

  • CLS 1000 Latin and Greek Roots in English

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Builds English vocabulary through a study of Latin and Greek roots. Emphasis on words used commonly in higher education rather than on specialized terminology.

  • CLS 1010 Medical and Scientific Terminology

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Spelling, recognition, and understanding contemporary specialized medical and scientific vocabulary that is based on the Latin and Greek languages. Emphasis on terminology of the medical sciences.

  • CLS 1500 Introduction to Greek and Roman Culture

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Survey of the development of classical culture from prehistoric Greece to the fall of the Roman Empire. A broad view of the philosophy, religion, mythology, literature, art, and architecture and the interrelated political, economic, and social conditions.

  • CLS 1600 Introduction to Classical Mythology

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    A survey of the myths and legends of ancient Greece and Rome which are an important part of the Western literary and cultural tradition. Credit will not be given for CLS 1600 Introduction to Classical Mythology for students who have already successfully completed CLS 2600.

  • CLS 2040 Great Books - Classics

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Introduction to interpreting literature, using selected texts from ancient Greece and Rome, viewed in their socio-historical contexts and read for their value in treating more general themes of the human experience. Integrated Writing course.

  • CLS 2600 Classical Mythology

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    A survey of the myths and legends of ancient Greece and Rome which are an important part of the Western literary and cultural tradition. Integrated Writing course. Credit will not be given for CLS 2600 Classical Mythology for students who have already successfully completed CLS 1600.

  • CLS 3300 Studies in Ancient Literature

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Drama, epic, and lyric poetry; prose; selected themes in ancient literature; and literary criticism. Integrated Writing course.

  • CLS 3400 Ancient Art and Archaeology

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Greece in the Bronze Age; classical Greece and Rome; and selected areas of Greek and Roman art and archaeology. Integrated Writing course.

  • CLS 3500 Studies in Ancient Culture and Society

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Special topics in ancient culture and civilization based on literature, art, archaeology, legal documents, and other sources. Integrated Writing course.

  • CLS 3600 Studies in Ancient Mythology

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Greek and Roman mythology; aspects of and approaches to the study of myths. Integrated Writing course.

  • CLS 3700 Studies in Ancient Politics, Law and Warfare

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Politics, law and legal systems, and warfare in Greece and Rome. Integrated Writing course.

  • CLS 4100 Advanced Studies in Antiquity

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Literature, mythology, law and government, art and archaeology, culture and society. Integrated Writing course.

  • CLS 4810 Independent Study

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 4
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Faculty-directed, individualized study on student-selected topics. Limited to majors and advanced students. Permission of department and a minimum 3.0 GPA required.

  • CLS 4970 Senior Project

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Guided research culminating in a major paper on a topic chosen by the student and the instructor. Students develop a comprehensive bibliography, prepare a detailed outline, and write and revise the final project. May be completed for Honors.

  • CLS 5300 Studies in Ancient Literature

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Offers variety of topics including drama, epic, and lyric poetry; prose; selected themes in ancient literature; and literary criticism.

  • CLS 5400 Studies in Ancient Art and Archaeology

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Greece in the Bronze Age; classical Greece and Rome; and selected areas of Greek and Roman art and archaeology.

  • CLS 5500 Studies in Ancient Culture and Society

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Aspects of Greek and Roman civilization with evidence from literature, history, documents, and other materials.

  • CLS 5600 Studies in Ancient Mythology

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Greek and Roman mythology; aspects and approaches to the study of myth.

  • CLS 5700 Studies in Ancient Law, Government, and Politics

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Political problems of the ancient world; law and legal systems; and government and administration.

  • CLS 6810 independent Study

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 4
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Faculty-directed, individualized study on student-selected topics. Limited to advanced students. Permission of faculty and a minimum 3.5 GPA required.