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CLASS 2604 Greek Mythology

Course description

Survey of the Greek myths, with emphasis on the content and significance of the myths in Mediterranean society, including the place of myth in Greek life and consciousness; the factors and influences involved in the creation of myths; and the use of myths for our understanding of Greek literature, religion, and moral and political concepts.

Enrollment limited to: 50 students in Summer; 300 students in Fall. Winter semester is distance learning.

This course is open to all registrants, including undergraduates and Summer College students.


CLASS 2604 001-LEC On-campus 6-week session

Session:6-week session
Class dates:June 26-August 8, 2017
Days/times:M-F 10 AM - 11:15 AM Uris Hall 254
Grade:Graded only
Instructor:Mankin, D. (dpm25)
Max. enroll:20

CLASS 2604 001-LEC Online course

Class dates:January 3-21, 2017
Days/times:online course
Grade:Graded only
Instructor:Fontaine, M. (mf268)
Max. enroll:30
Documents:CLASS 2604 001-LEC syllabus (PDF format)
To enroll:See the "How to enroll" section of the online courses page.
  This is an online course. Please review the online course FAQs.

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