The department itself offers courses in greek and latin language and literature as well courses which don't require knowledge of greek or latin and examine a wide set of issues pertaining to the literature prerequisite(s): art 105 or art 106 or coursework in greek & roman studies, or permission of the instructor. The course work for the major is all in english, but students may elect to substitute up to 12 hours of coursework in ancient greek or latin beyond the elementary level the program provides students with a strong, general liberal arts education appropriate to many pursuits after college, including law, medicine , business,. The aim of this course is to consolidate and expand the knowledge of the ancient greek language acquired in greek 101 and 102 in the first half of the term we will finish with greek grammar, and in the second half we will focus on reading short selections from greek literature (provided by instructor) selecting lec a1 will. Students must have completed 6 hours of theological studies and 6 hours of ministry studies, as well as 6 hours in new testament (including survey), 6 hours in old testament (including survey), and 6 hours of biblical greek in their undergraduate coursework to be admitted into this program students who lack any of the. This course continues the study of this key classical language as students consolidate the basic elements covered in continuing ancient greek, expand their working vocabulary, and are introduced to more advanced grammatical principles background information on the literature, culture and history of ancient greece is.
This course is aimed at absolute beginners and will introduce students to the greek language and culture coursework and assessment to award credits we need to have evidence of reading suggestions the textbook is: epikoinoniste ellinika: communicate in greek: 1 by kleanthis arvanitakis, athena : deltos, 2007. Benefits based on revised subject criteria following consultation with the classics teaching community simple assessment with no coursework and a reduced number of units the classical greek pathway offers the opportunity to study both language and literature designed to allow classics to develop strongly in schools. By the end of the module, you should have acquired a basic understanding of the structure of an ancient inflected language and you will be able to read and work with new testament texts in greek assessment: coursework exam rel6067: religion in an age of terror (core for ma in religion, conflict and the media.
Coursework students will take 36 credits over 2 years in the ma program the curriculum is well-defined, but includes room for adjustment based on students' individual needs and interests the details of any general curriculum greek and latin literature history late antiquity philosophy. Greek studies at unsw undertakes research, public outreach and projects focused on the exploration and celebration of the greek culture and its history we have strong roots within our local community - with greek identified as the second most widely spoken language in the eastern suburbs of sydney. Introducing ma arabic and ancient greek arabic is the main language of more than 250 million people inhabiting a huge swathe of the land extending from the atlantic to the persian gulf it is the fifth most widely spoken language in the world and is one of the six official languages of the united nations. A strong working knowledge of greek (ideally, both classical and koine) and classical hebrew is presupposed for coursework starting the first semester of the program typically, this means admitted students already have taken at least two years of greek and hebrew once in the program, requirements are as follows.
We will study a selection of literary texts from ancient greece and rome (all in english translation) these texts all deal with two things that shaped life in antiquity: love and death as we will see, in some ways the greeks and romans had very different views of love and death from ours, but in other texts we find the greeks. If we encountered an error in the redirect process, we have sent you to our home page for further help, please contact [email protected] some special content previously hosted by perseus, but not integrated into the digital library collections, may not appear in p4 this applies to coursework-related content.
This interdisciplinary degree involves significant coursework in the history department, and is designed for those students who wish their training to emphasize ancient history, without sacrificing the classical languages the course of study combines graduate courses in greek and latin with research seminars in ancient.
Overview classics is the study of the ancient greek and roman worlds from many different angles, including language, literature, history, art, archaeology, philosophy, and science coursework in classics can involve everything from learning to read ancient tragedies in their original languages (and even performing in. Modules in ancient history and archaeology require no knowledge of greek or latin cl1003 introduction to greek and roman history organiser: dr shane wallace duration: all year (sep-apr) contact hours: 44 lectures (2 lectures/week ) weighting: 10 ects credits assessment: 20% coursework (2 written assignments). The ma in classics (greek and latin) allows students to focus on coursework in greek and latin literature it is appropriate for students who enter with strong language skills and is designed to prepare them for advanced graduate work at the phd level or for careers in secondary-school teaching students intending to. The department of classics at washington university in st louis invites applications to its ma program from individuals with a strong undergraduate foundation in latin and greek the ma degree (also called the am), awarded upon completion of coursework, language exams, and in some cases a thesis, is a solid basis for.