Classical Studies | Classical Mythology
C205 | 0117 | Long
This course offers the student an introduction to the mythology of
the Greeks and the Romans. It considers such questions as the origin
of the world in Greek thought, the conflict with the Titans,the
insignia and other characteristics of the Olympians, the notion of
heroism (both early and late), mythology and tragedy, the animism and
political myths of the Romans, the theory of myth, and myth in later
art and literature.
There are three multiple-choice exams.