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CLASSIC-201: Introduction to Greek Life and Literature (3 units; U ; HU)

Ancient Greek life and literature, emphasizing the surviving works of earliest authors, Homer and Hesiod.

Notes:
Prereq: none; Classic 170(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 20797 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Calkins, Renee LUB S241 PDF
HU   3 LEC 002 21580 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Calkins, Renee CRT 124 PDF

CLASSIC 274(HEBR ST 274): Ancient Egyptian Civilization (3 units; U ; HU)

Culture of Egypt, with particular attention to its literature reflecting social, political, and religious conditions; emphasis on Egyptian-Hebrew contacts during the second millennium.

Notes:
Classic (Hebr St) 274 & Hist 274 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 33643 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Precourt, Bruce BOL B60  

CLASSIC-302: War and Politics in Ancient Greece (3 units; U ; HU)

Thucydides' history and selections from Plato's works in translation; their historical background.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Classic 301(R); grade of C or better in English 102(P) or score of 637 at level 4 on EPT.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 21325 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Calkins, Renee CRT 219 PDF

CLASSIC-303: The Life and Literature of the Roman Empire (3 units; U ; HU)

Major literary works from the early Roman empire in translation; their historical background.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Classic 170(R) & 202(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 21532 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Precourt, Bruce BOL B87  

CLASSIC-304: The Graeco-Roman World: (3 units; U/G ; HU)

Life and literature (in translation) of the ancient Greco-Roman world.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; Classic 301(R), 302(R), or 303(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Pompeii
HU   3 LEC 001 21578 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Cova, Elisabetta EMS E160  
Hittite Myth and History
HU   3 LEC 002 32147 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Tieszen, Bozena CRT 219  

CLASSIC-390: Egyptian Mythology (3 units; U ; HU)

Egyptian myths and ancient religious practices, emphasizing religious thought in Greco-Roman Egypt.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 19768 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Precourt, Bruce BOL B87  

COMPLIT-133: Contemporary Imagination in Literature and the Arts (3 units; U ; HU)

Introduction to comparative literature, focusing on the study of world literatures and their relations to other arts, and to cultural and social currents.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 18663 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Momcilovic, Dragoslav CHM 170  
For 1-hr supplemental instruction review session times, visit the website www.uwm.edu/Dept/TARC and click on 'Supplemental Instruction' or email tarc@uwm.edu.
HU   3 LEC 202 20693 - 01/21-05/08 Momcilovic, Dragoslav ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

COMPLIT-135: Experiencing Literature in the 21st Century: (3 units; U ; HU)

Critical study of literary forms (e.g. romance, comedy, short story) and their connections with other arts and media, such as cinema, TV, and music.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Youth Culture in the Middle East
HU   3 LEC 001 20692 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Gomaa, Dalia BOL B60 Word

COMPLIT-208: World Literature in Translation: The 17th to the 21st Century (3 units; U ; HU)

Literary analysis through a survey of world literature from the 1600s to the present.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 201 18664 - 01/21-05/08 Pitt, Kristin ONLINE WEB PDF
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

COMPLIT-231: Literature and Religion: (3 units; U ; HU)

A close study of the interrelationship of literature and religion across a wide historical spectrum.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: none. CompLit 133(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Dead Sea Scrolls and Second Temple Jewish Lit
HU   3 LEC 001 33439 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Williams, Demetrius CRT 321  

COMPLIT-233: Literature and Film: (3 units; U ; HU)

Themes, styles, and ideology in cinematic and literary texts.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: CompLit 133(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
The Gangster Film in the East and West
HU   3 LEC 002 21687 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Xu, Jian CRT 209  
Monstrous Figures on Page and Screen
HU   3 LEC 201 34168 - 04/07-05/08 Momcilovic, Dragoslav ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

COMPLIT-309: Great Works of Modern Literature: (3 units; U/G ; HU)

Literature of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, with emphasis on theme, movement, trend, genre, or mode.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; CompLit 207(R) or 208(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
The Truth of Others
HU   3 LEC 001 22290 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Xu, Jian EMS E150  

COMPLIT-360: Seminar in Literature and Cultural Experience: (3 units; U/G )

How culture is expressed in literary works with specific emphasis on how dominant and marginalized groups are represented in literature.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Paul the Apostle
    3 SEM 001 32735 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Williams, Demetrius CRT 221  

FRENCH-145: Views of France: (3 units; U ; HU)

In-depth study of selected aspects of French civilization as reflected in literature.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Learning French Culture Through Cuisine
HU   3 LEC 401 19191 - 01/21-05/08 Anderson, Eric TBA  
Lecture 401 is taught online and Discussions meet on campus. Internet access req'd. Regular UWM tuition assessed. No cr for students w/cr in French
192 w/similar topic.

NOTE: There are 6 discussion sections. 2 on Monday, 2 on Tuesday, and 2 on Wednesday. Scroll down when registering to see additional open sections.
Learning French Culture Through Cuisine
HU     DIS 601 21040 4:00 PM-5:15 PM W 01/21-05/08 Callahan, Amy CRT 221  
Learning French Culture Through Cuisine
HU     DIS 602 21050 4:00 PM-5:15 PM W 01/21-05/08 Callahan, Amy CRT B9  
Learning French Culture Through Cuisine
HU     DIS 603 21051 4:00 PM-5:15 PM T 01/21-05/08 Anderson, Eric CRT 209  
Learning French Culture Through Cuisine
HU     DIS 604 22329 4:00 PM-5:15 PM T 01/21-05/08 Sullivan, Samantha CRT B9  
Learning French Culture Through Cuisine
HU     DIS 605 21072 4:00 PM-5:15 PM M 01/21-05/08 Anderson, Eric CRT B9  
Learning French Culture Through Cuisine
HU     DIS 606 22330 4:00 PM-5:15 PM M 01/21-05/08 Callahan, Amy CRT B63  

HEBR ST-331: Topics in Biblical Literature: (3 units; U )

Analysis of genres or issues in biblical literature; topics may include wisdom literature, prophetic writings, Bible as literature, God in the Old Testament.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Prophets & Prophecy in the Hebrew Bible
    3 LEC 202 22241 - 01/21-05/08 Margolis, Dana ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

HEBR ST-332: Women in the Bible (3 units; U )

Analyzes stories about women in the Old Testament from a literary, cultural and historical perspective; includes how these texts have influenced modern views of women.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 22233 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Margolis, Dana CRT 209  

ITALIAN-145: Views of Italy: (3 units; U ; HU)

Variable content, with specific topics focusing on the interrelation of literary works and sociocultural values and traditions of Italy.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Italians and the Mafia
HU   3 LEC 001 18838 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/21-05/08 Iaquinta, Mary LUB S220  
Italians and the Mafia
HU   3 LEC 002 18839 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Celi, Christopher LAP 250  
Italians and the Mafia
HU   3 LEC 003 20471 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Celi, Christopher LAP 250  
Italians and the Mafia
HU   3 LEC 004 20472 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Celi, Christopher LAP 250