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Spring 2012 Courses


Latin Courses

LAT 1301, Elementary Latin
The basic elements of classical Latin grammar and Roman culture, with readings emphasizing ethics, history, morality, philosophy, and mythology.

  • LAT 1301-01, MWF, 11:15am - 12:05pm, Sid Richardson 206, Amanda G. Mathis
  • LAT 1301-02, MWF, 10:10am - 11:00am, Sid Richardson 226, Amanda G. Mathis
  • LAT 1301-03, MWF, 11:15am - 12:05pm, Sid Richardson 216, Meghan J. DiLuzio
  • LAT 1301-04, MWF, 11:15am - 12:05pm, Cashion 400, Joseph DiLuzio

LAT 1302, Elementary Latin II
Prerequisite(s): LAT 1301 or two units of high school Latin. Continuation of LAT 1301.

  • LAT 1302-01, MWF, 12:20pm - 1:10pm, Sid Richardson 343, David J. White
  • LAT 1302-03, MWF, 10:10am - 11:00am, Sid Richardson 206, Meghan J. DiLuzio
  • LAT 1302-04, TR, 11:00am - 12:15pm, Morrison 330, Jeff Hunt
  • LAT 1302-05, MWF, 10:10am - 11:00am, Sid Richardson 326, Jeff Hunt
  • LAT 1302-06, MWF, 9:05am - 9:55am, Sid Richardson 206, Meghan J. DiLuzio
  • LAT 1302-08, TR, 9:30am - 10:45am, Morrison 330, Alden Smith
  • LAT 1302-09, TR, 11:00am - 12;15pm, Sid Richardson 216, Dan Hanchey
  • LAT 1302-10, TR, 12:30pm - 1:45pm, Morrison 330, Joseph DiLuzio
  • LAT 1302-H1 (Honors program students only), MWF, 9:05am - 9:55am, Morrison 330, Alden Smith

LAT 2310, Intermediate Latin
Prerequisite(s): LAT 1302 or three units of high school Latin, or by petition. Selections from Latin prose authors, such as Cicero; review of inflection and syntax.

  • LAT 2310-01, MWF, 12:20pm - 1:10pm, Sid Richardson 206, Amanda G. Mathis

LAT 2320, Intermediate Latin II
Prerequisite(s): LAT 2310. Selections from Latin poets, such as Virgil and Catullus; review of inflection and syntax.

  • LAT 2320-02, MWF, 10:10am - 11:00am, Morrison 330, Alden Smith
  • LAT 2320-05, MWF, 9:05am - 9:55am, Sid Richardson 216, Dan Hanchey

LAT 3309. Ovid's Metamorphoses
Prerequisite(s): LAT 2320 or consent of instructor. Study of Ovid's epic poem, Metamorphoses.

  • LAT 3309-01, MWF 10:10am - 11:00am, Morrison 313, Julia D. Hejduk

LAT 4310, Augustus: Reading the Ancient Sources
Prerequisite(s): LAT 2310 and 2320; or consent of instructor. Readings in Latin on the life and times of the Roman emperor Augustus.

  • LAT 4310-01, TR, 12:30pm - 1:45pm, Morrison 313, Ken Jones

LAT 4V01, Readings from Latin Literature
1 to 3 sem. hrs. Prerequisite(s): Consent of instructor. Latin authors to be read are selected to meet the needs of the student. With content changed, this course may be repeated up to a total of nine semester hours.

  • LAT 4V01-01, Alden Smith
  • LAT 4V01-AN1, For students studying at St. Andrews
  • LAT 4V01-AN2, For students studying at St. Andrews

Greek Courses

Our Greek courses are typically double-listed. The Classical Greek (GKC) and Biblical Greek (GKB) tracks have separate enrollment numbers for registration, but the two tracks are taught concurrently in a single section with identical course content.

GKC, GKB 1301, Elementary Greek
The basic elements of Classical and Koine Greek grammar and culture, emphasizing both Classical and New Testament authors.

  • GKC/GKB 1301-01, MWF, 11:15am - 12:05pm, Sid Richardson 224, Brent Froberg
  • GKC/GKB 1301-02, MWF, 9:05am - 9:55am, Sid Richardson 326, Brent Froberg

GKC, GKB 1302, Elementary Greek II
Prerequisite(s): GKC 1301. Continuation of GKC 1301.

  • GKC/GKB 1302-01, MWF, 9:05am - 9:55am, Sid Richardson 226, Timothy S. Heckenlively
  • GKC/GKB 1302-02, MWF, 10:10am - 11:00am, Sid Richardson 224, Simon Burris
  • GKC/GKB 1302-03, MWF, 9:05am 9:55am, Sid Richardson 224, Simon Burris
  • GKC/GKB 1302-04, MWF, 12:20pm - 1:10pm, Sid Richardson 224, Timothy S. Heckenlively
  • GKC/GKB 1302-05, MWF, 11:15am - 12:05pm, Sid Richardson 226, Timothy S. Heckenlively
  • GKC/GKB 1302-H1 (Honors program students only), MWF, 11:15am - 12:05pm, Morrison 330, Jeffrey B. Fish

GKC, GKB 2320, Intermediate Greek II
Prerequisite(s): GKC 2310. Readings in Homer's Odyssey with continued emphasis on Greek syntax.

  • GKC/GKB 2320-02, MWF, 12:20pm - 1:10pm, Morrison 330, Simon Burris

GKC 3307, Sicilian Narratives
Prerequisite(s): GKC 2310 and 2320 or consent of instructor. Readings in ancient Greek associated with the island of Sicily. Readings will come from authors such as Homer, Euripides, or Thucydides.

  • GKC 3307-01, MWF, 12:20pm - 1:10pm, Morrison 313, Jeff Hunt

GKC, GKB 3351, Advanced New Testament Greek
Prerequisite(s): GKC 2310 and 2320. The letter-form, a genre common in Greek and Roman literature and the dominant structural form of the New Testament, as exemplified in the Pauline and General Epistles.

  • GKC/GKB 3351-AN1, For students studying in St. Andrews

GKC 3354, Apocalyptic Literature
Prerequisite(s): GKC 2310 and 2320. Apocalyptic literature of the New Testament, including selections from the Gospels, Jude, the Epistles of Peter, the Shepherd of Hermas and the Revelation of John.

  • GKC 3354-01, TBA, Morrison 313, Brent Froberg

GKC 4301, Readings from Greek Literature
Prerequisite(s): Consent of instructor. Readings from Greek authors including either Classical authors or portions of the New Testament, and related background texts. With content changed, this course may be repeated up to a total of nine semester hours.

  • GKC 4301-01, tutorial, Simon Burris

GKC 4351, Gospels and New Testmnt Criticsm
Prerequisite(s): GKC 2310 and 2320. Readings in the Gospels emphasizing the history of New Testament criticism and interpretation. Attention will also be given to the writings of the Church Fathers, as well as to recent methodologies.

  • GKC 4351-AN1, For students studying in St. Andrews

Classics Courses

CLA 3301, Roman Civilization
The customs, religious beliefs, institutions and literature of ancient Rome. Readings in translation include Virgil, Cicero, Tacitus, and/or Seneca.

  • CLA 3301-01, TR, 9:30am - 10:45am, Baylor Science Building D114, Meghan J. DiLuzio
  • CLA 3301-AN1, For students studying in St. Andrews

CLA 3380, Classical Mythology
Detailed study of the myths of the Greeks and Romans; Greek and Roman personal religion and folklore. (No credit toward the foreign language requirement.)

  • CLA 3380-01, MWF, 12:20pm - 1:10pm, Morrison 120, Brent Froberg
  • CLA 3380-02, TF, 11:00am - 12:15pm, Morrison 120, Simon Burris
  • CLA 3380-03, TR, 9:30am - 10:45am, Morrison 120, Brent Froberg
  • CLA 3380-04, MWF, 9:05am - 9:55am, Morrison 120, Amanda G. Mathis

CLA 3381, Medical Terminology
Study of the medical vocabulary of English, based upon Greek and Latin prefixes, stems, and suffixes.

  • CLA 3381-01, MWF, 10:10am - 11:00am, Morrison 120, David J. White
  • CLA 3381-02, MWF, 1:25pm - 2:15pm, Morrison 120, David J. White

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