This Course and Program Catalogue is effective from May 2015 to April 2016.

Not all courses described in the Course and Program Catalogue are offered each year. For a list of course offerings in 2015-2016, please consult the class search website.

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As of 2005-2006, certain course abbreviations have changed. Students with credit for a course under its former label may not take the relabeled course for credit.

The following conventions are used for course numbering:

  • 010-099 represent non-degree level courses
  • 100-699 represent undergraduate degree level courses
  • 700-999 represent graduate degree level courses

The following term designations are used:

  • 1 - Term 1 only
  • 2 - Term 2 only
  • 3 - Term 3 only
  • 1&2 - Term 1 and 2
  • 1/2 - Either Term 1 or Term 2
  • P - Phases (Medicine and Dentistry)
  • Q - Quarters (Veterinary Medicine)

The following instructional code designations are used:

  • L - Lecture
  • P - Practicum/Lab
  • S - Seminar/Discussion
  • C - Clinical Service
  • R - Reading
  • T - Tutorial

Please use the following form to look up courses and find detailed information on course prerequisites, corequisites, and other special notes. To view all 100-level courses in a subject, select a Subject Code and type 1% in the Course Number field. (200-level = 2%, etc.)


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CLAS 103.3 — 1/2(3L)
Medical Terminology

Presents the most important Greek and Latin roots of the vocabulary of contemporary medicine and demonstrates the predictable patterns by which these roots combine. Students will learn to define new compounds and phrases by analysis of their parts and will be introduced to language history, linguistic principles and etymology.

Formerly: CLAS 163.
Note: Students with credit for CLAS 163, 241, 262 or 263 may not take this course for credit. These courses have not been offered for more than ten years as of 2012. May be taken as an elective only under Requirement 7 of Program Types A, B, C, and D.


CLAS 104.3 — 1/2(3L)
Classical Myths

A study of the traditional stories of Greek gods and heroes with some consideration given to both earlier Mesopotamian and later Roman mythic traditions.

Formerly: CLAS 238. CLAS 238 has not been offered for more than ten years as of 2012.
Note: May be taken as an elective only under Requirement 7 of Program Types A, B, C and D.


CLAS 105.3 — 1/2(3L)
Classical Roots of English

An examination of the Latin and Greek roots of English vocabulary and grammar.

Formerly: CLAS 215. CLAS 215 has not been offered for more than ten years as of 2012.
Note: May be taken as an elective only under Requirement 7 of Program Types A, B, C and D and under Requirement 5 of Program Types B and C.


CLAS 106.3 — 1/2(3L)
Advanced Bioscientific Terminologies

Continues and develops the methods and materials introduced in CLAS 103.3. Presents advanced and specialized Medical Terminologies and an introduction to the major Latinate bioscientific corpora, especially the Nomina Anatomica and the various biological nomenclatures. Students will improve their etymological and linguistic skills and their ability to define previous unseen Latinate compound words and phrases.

Prerequisite(s): CLAS 103.
Note: May be taken as an elective only under Requirement 7 of Program Types A, B, C, and D.


CLAS 110.3 — 1/2(3L)
Greek Civilization

A survey of the culture of the Greeks to the end of the Classical period, based on readings in translation from Greek literature and on other ancient source materials.

CLAS 111.3 — 1/2(3L)
Roman Civilization

Surveys Roman culture in the Republican and Imperial periods, based on readings in translation from Roman literature and on other ancient source materials.

Note: Students with credit for CLAS 121 may not take this course for credit.


CLAS 220.3 — 1/2(3L)
Daily Life in Ancient Greece and Rome

Studies daily life in ancient Athens and Rome.

Prerequisite(s): 6 credit units from: ARCH 116; CLAS 110, 111; HIST 110; or the permission of the instructor.
Note: pre-1815; Europe and Great Britain.


CLAS 225.3 — 1/2(3L)
Women in Antiquity

Studies the life and achievements of women in the ancient world.

Prerequisite(s): CLAS 110 and 111, or completion of 30 credit units at the university.
Note: pre-1815; Europe and Great Britain.


CLAS 228.3 — 1/2(3L)
Epic

An introduction to Greek and Roman epic poetry with emphasis on its artistic qualities and cultural significance. Selections from Homer, Hesiod, Apollonius, Virgil, Ovid, Lucan, and/or Statius.

Formerly: CLAS 334. CLAS 334 has not been offered for more than ten years as of 2012.
Prerequisite(s): CLAS 110 and 111, or completion of 30 credit units at the university.
Note: Pre-1815; Europe and Great Britain.


CLAS 240.3 — 1/2(3L)
Ancient Art and Architecture I Bronze Age to Classical Greece

An introduction to the art and architecture of the Aegean Bronze Age and the origins and development of Greek vase painting, sculpture and architecture to the end of the Classical era.

Prerequisite(s): CLAS 110 and 111, or completion of 30 credit units at the university.
Note: Pre-1815; Europe and Great Britain. Students with credit for ART 201 may not take this course for credit.


CLAS 242.3 — 1/2(3L)
Ancient Art and Architecture II Graeco Roman World

A study of the Art and Architecture of the Graeco-Roman World (200 B.C. to A.D. 400), with focus on the Roman adaptation and transformation of Hellenistic Greek aesthetic practices and principles in the spheres of architecture, sculpture, interior decoration and luxury crafts.

Prerequisite(s): CLAS 110 and 111, or completion of 30 credit units at the university.
Note: Pre-1815; Europe and Great Britain. Students with credit for ART 201 may not take this course for credit.


CLAS 252.3 — 1/2(3L)
Paganism and Christianity in Early Christian Centuries of Roman Empire

A study of the relationships between paganism and Christianity until A.D. 430.

Prerequisite(s): CLAS 110 and 111, or completion of 30 credit units at the university.
Note: Pre-1815; Europe and Great Britain.


CLAS 259.3 — 1/2(3L)
Ancient Christian Literature

A survey of the major literary works of the Greek and Latin Christian Fathers, with emphasis on the poetry of Gregory Nazianzen and on Augustine's Confessions.

Prerequisite(s): CLAS 111 or completion of 30 credit units at the university.
Note: Pre-1815; Europe and Great Britain.


CLAS 298.3 — 1/2(3L)
Special Topics

Offered occasionally by visiting faculty and in other special situations. Students interested in these courses should contact the department for more information.

CLAS 299.6 — 1&2(3L)
Special Topics

Offered occasionally by visiting faculty and in other special situations. Students interested in these courses should contact the department for more information.

CLAS 398.3 — 1/2(3S)
Special Topics

Offered occasionally by visiting faculty and in other special situations to cover, in depth, topics that are not thoroughly covered in regularly offered courses.

CLAS 399.6 — 1&2(3S)
Special Topics

Offered occasionally by visiting faculty and in other special situations to cover, in depth, topics that are not thoroughly covered in regularly offered courses.

CLAS 498.3 — 1/2(3S)
Special Topics

Offered occasionally by visiting faculty and in other special situations to cover, in depth, topics that are not thoroughly covered in regularly offered courses.

CLAS 499.6 — 1&2(3S)
Special Topics

Offered occasionally by visiting faculty and in other special situations to cover, in depth, topics that are not thoroughly covered in regularly offered courses.

CLAS 899
Special Topics

Offered occasionally in special situations. Students interested in these courses should contact the department for more information.