GR

Greek

  • GR 1010 Beginning Greek I

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Essentials of the Greek language.

  • GR 1020 Beginning Greek II

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Essentials of the Greek language.

  • GR 2010 Intermediate Greek I

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Review of essentials and reading for comprehension in selected authors.

  • GR 2020 Intermediate Greek II

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Review of essentials and reading for comprehension in selected authors.

  • GR 3510 Readings in Greek Drama

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, Aristophanes, and Menander. Study of at least one play in Greek. Topics include origin and development of tragedy, drama as a reflection of contemporary events, and development of new comedy.

  • GR 3530 Readings in Greek Poetry

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Select readings in Greek epic and lyric poetry. Topics include structure and technique of oral epic, the didactic tradition, lyric and epic meters and diction, and the development of pastoral poetry.

  • GR 4510 Readings in Greek Philosophy

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Plato, Xenophon, Aristotle, Epicurus, Epictetus, and Marcus Aurelius. Topics include pre-Socratics and the development of philosophical vocabulary, the sophistic movement, the Cynic tradition, and the development of popular philosophy. Titles vary.

  • GR 4530 Readings in Greek History and Biography

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Herodotus, Thucydides, Xenophon, Polybius, and Plutarch. Topics include methods of composition, influences on historiography from the sophists and philosophers, the development of Greek historical writing, and supplemental evidence from inscriptions and nonliterary sources. Titles vary.

  • GR 4550 Readings in Greek Politics and Political Theory

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Lysias, Demosthenes, Isocrates, Old Oligarch, Plato, Xenophon, and Aristotle. Topics include development of political ideas and vocabulary, nonliterary sources for our knowledge of Greek civil life, and influences on Roman theories and practices.

  • GR 4570 Readings in Greek Prose Narrative

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Prose narrative in Greek. Authors may include the Hippocratic Corpus, Strabo, Pausanias, Athenaeus and Lucian.

  • GR 4810 Independent Reading

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

    Topics vary.

  • GR 6810 Independent Reading in Greek

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 3
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Reading and discussion of selected works of Greek literature with emphasis on grammatical, rhetorical, literary, and cultural analysis and criticism. Topics vary.