Classical Studies | Classical Mythology
C205 | 1107 | Long


This course is an introduction to Classical Mythology for students without
any previous experience with the topic or who have not had a college
course on the subject.  The topics include such things as the origin of
the world, the Titans, the insignia of the Olympian divinities, the Greek
notion of heroism, myth as it appears in tragedy, myth among the Romans,
and the theory of myth.

There are three multiple-choice exams.

Textbooks:

Harris and Platzner: Greek Mythology,  Images and Insights
Bound volume of lecture notes available at the IU Bookstore