Greek 304

Selected Readings

Fall 2010

Texts:

* Iliad selections
* Amy. L. Barbour, Selections from Herodotus (Oklahoma)
* Plato Apology

This course focuses on the a range of Greek literary documents. This course is intended for advanced, mature students, who can effectively and conscientiously work through the readings and fulfill the assignments with minimal supervision.

Requirements:

* weekly tutorial meetings with instructor
* completion of assigned texts - ancient and secondary
* final project, to be delivered orally during the final week of classes, with outline and sources due during exam week

Evaluation: Grades will be based on the following components:

* Class preparation and work in tutorial: 25%
* Exam #1: 25%
* Exam #2: 25%
* Final Project: 25%

 

Weekly schedule


23 August - 29 August
Introduction
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30 August - 5 September
Iliad 1.1-75
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6 September - 12 September
Iliad 1.76-171
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13 September - 19 September
Iliad 1.158-253
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20 September - 26 September
Iliad 1.262-363
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27 September - 3 October
Iliad 1.364-492
Crosby and Schaeffer, chapt. XXI (Participles)
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4 October - 10 October
Iliad 1.477-585
Crosby and Schaeffer chapt. XXX-XXXI (Subjunctive)
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11 October - 17 October
Exam #1
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18 October - 24 October
Iliad 2.1-154
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25 October - 31 October
Iliad 2.155-300
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1 November - 7 November
Iliad 2.301-454
Crosby & Schaeffer XXXII-XXXIII (optative)
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8 November - 14 November
Iliad 22.1-162
Crosby and Scaeffer XXXV (indirect discourse)
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15 November - 21 November
Iliad 22.163-305
Crosby and Schaeffer XLI-XLII (comparison of adjectives)
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22 November - 28 November
Iliad 22.306-459
Crosby and Schaeffer LII-LIV (perfect a - m/p; fut./aor. p.)
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29 November - 5 December
final project
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6 December - 12 December
Final exam