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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 002
52773 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Calkins, Renee MER 347  
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 203
56118 - 03/02-05/07 Calkins, Renee ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

CLASSIC-202 : Introduction to Roman Life and Literature (3 units; U ; HU)

Roman life and literature, emphasizing events before the death of Augustus.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
55275 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Cova, Elisabetta MIT 361  

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
50100 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Boor, Jocelyn BOL B60  

CLASSIC-301 : The Life and Literature of Classical Athens: Herodotus and Dramatists (3 units; U ; HU)

Classical Greek drama and the writings of Herodotus in translation; their historical background.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Classic 201(R); grade of C or better in English 102(P) or score level 4 on EPT.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
55867 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/21-05/07 Calkins, Renee MER 347  

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.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
50585 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Muse, Kevin LUB S231  

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

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

Notes:
May be retaken 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
Intro to Indo-European Languages and Culture
HU   3 LEC 001
55868 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Tieszen, Bozena BOL 294  

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
49014 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Boor, Jocelyn BOL B60  

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
48677 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Momcilovic, Dragoslav MIT 361  

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:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Magical Realism & Fantastic in Literature & Film
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201
51357 - 01/21-05/07 Pitt, Kristin ONLINE WEB PDF
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

COMPLIT-208 : Global Literature from the 17th Century to the Present: (3 units; U ; HU)

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

Notes:
May not be retaken for cr. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Cross-Cultural Contact and Exchange
HU   3 LEC 001
54604 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Pitt, Kristin LUB S233 PDF

COMPLIT-230 : Literature and Society: (3 units; U ; HU)

Relationships between literature and aspects of society, e.g., philosophical movements; history; gender, race, class, or sexuality.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Rock 'n' Roll Narratives: Lit, Music, & the Media
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201
54605 - 03/09-05/02 Momcilovic, Dragoslav ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

COMPLIT-350 : Topics in Comparative Literature: (3 units; U/G )

One or more areas of comparative literature across periods, genres, or regions.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

One or more areas of comparative literature across periods, genres, or regions.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Animals, Beasts & Creatures
    3 LEC 001
52504 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Momcilovic, Dragoslav BOL 294  
Animals, Beasts & Creatures
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
54610 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Momcilovic, Dragoslav BOL 294  

COMPLIT-350G : Topics in Comparative Literature: (3 units; U/G )

One or more areas of comparative literature across periods, genres, or regions.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

One or more areas of comparative literature across periods, genres, or regions.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Animals, Beasts & Creatures
    3 LEC 001
52504 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Momcilovic, Dragoslav BOL 294  
Animals, Beasts & Creatures
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
54610 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Momcilovic, Dragoslav BOL 294  

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:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

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

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Early Christian Literature
  (FEE) 3 SEM 201
54608 - 01/21-05/07 Williams, Demetrius ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Early Christian Literature
  (FEE) 3 SEM 201
Graduate
54609 - 01/21-05/07 Williams, Demetrius ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

COMPLIT-360G : 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:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

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

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Early Christian Literature
  (FEE) 3 SEM 201
54608 - 01/21-05/07 Williams, Demetrius ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Early Christian Literature
  (FEE) 3 SEM 201
Graduate
54609 - 01/21-05/07 Williams, Demetrius ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

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

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

Notes:
May be retaken 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 001
50216 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07   CRT 219  
Learning French Culture Through Cuisine
HU   3 LEC 002
50217 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Anderson, Eric CRT 219  
Learning French Culture Through Cuisine
HU   3 LEC 003
50580 4:00 PM-5:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07   CRT 119  
Learning French Culture Through Cuisine
HU   3 LEC 004
54636 4:00 PM-5:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Anderson, Eric CRT 119  

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:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Italians and the Mafia
HU   3 LEC 001
48774 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Iaquinta, Mary BOL B40  
Italians and the Mafia
HU   3 LEC 002
48775 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Celi, Christopher BOL B87  
Italians and the Mafia
HU   3 LEC 003
49175 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Celi, Christopher BOL B87  
Italians and the Mafia
HU   3 LEC 004
49176 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Celi, Christopher BOL B87  
Italians and the Mafia
HU   3 LEC 005
54629 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Pickering-Iazzi, R CRT 309  

JEWISH-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:
May be retaken with change in topic to 9 cr max. Previously HEBR ST 331. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Prophets & Prophecy in the Hebrew Bible
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
49524 - 01/21-05/07 Margolis, Dana ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

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