The Roman Revolution (in Latin) W18 (CLAS*3060) | College of Arts

The Roman Revolution (in Latin) W18 (CLAS*3060)

Code and section: CLAS*3060*01

Term: Winter 2018

Instructor: A. Sherwood

Details

Course objectives:

To examine the history and politics of the late Roman Republic as seen through the literature (Sallust, Cicero and Caesar, etc.; a specific author will be selected).

 

Learning outcomes:

1) to become understand the importance and complexities of the Roman Republic

2) to become aware of the importance of primary documentation and its various (sometimes contradictory) interpretations by secondary authors

3) to become confident in your ability to read primary and secondary materials and to create your own critical interpretation of Republican culture.

 

Requirements:

LAT*2000

 

Restrictions:

None

 

Textbooks:

TBA

 

Method of presentation:

Three (3) classroom hours

 

Evaluation method:

I.Exams    Assignments

                  Midterm

                  Final

20%

20%

40%

II.Other    Participation/Preparation in class

20%

 

More information about the courses can be found in the Undergraduate Calendar