Academic Catalog

Classics (CLA)

CLA 1300  Survey of Classical Literature  (5 Credits)  
Provides an overview of major works of ancient and ancient-inspired literature via mini-lectures, reading, class discussion, and analytical essays. Typically offered: Alternate Years, Spring.
CLA 3100  Ancient Civilization  (5 Credits)  
Surveys Mediterranean history from early Egypt and Mesopotamia to the rise of the Roman Empire with emphasis on the Bronze Age. Enables the student to understand the world of the Old Testament. Typically offered: Alternate Years.
CLA 3170  Classical Civilization  (5 Credits)  
Explores history, literature, and society of classical Greece and Rome stressing contributions to modern Western civilization.
CLA 4899  Senior Capstone in Classics  (3 Credits)  
Draws together three strands of the interdisciplinary field of Classics-art/archaeology, history, and literature/philosophy-into a comprehensive view of Greco-Roman antiquity. The course will encourage recollection and reflection upon previous coursework in classics and in the Common Curriculum, integration of classics and the student's own faith commitment, and further pursuit of an area of interest to the student.
CLA 4900  Independent Study  (1-5 Credit)  
CLA 4920  Directed Readings in Classical Literature  (1-5 Credit)  
Directed Readings in Classical Literature.
CLA 4930  Classics Tutorial Practicum  (1-5 Credit)  
Classics Tutorial Practicum
CLA 4940  Internship  (1-5 Credit)