CLASS - Classics

Offered By:
Faculty of Arts

Below are the courses available from the CLASS code. Select a course to view the available classes, additional class notes, and class times.

CLASS 102 - Greek and Roman Mythology View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

A survey of classical mythology with readings in translation from various ancient authors as well as from modern scholarly works.


CLASS 103 - Introduction to Ancient Greece View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Formerly CLASS 270.


CLASS 104 - Introduction to Ancient Rome View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Formerly CLASS 271.


CLASS 110 - The Ancient World View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

World history from the beginning of written records to the sixth century AD. The ancient history of the Mediterranean world, with particular emphasis on Egypt, Greece and Rome and compares developments in civilization in these areas with those in Persia, India and China.


CLASS 220 - Introduction to the Methodology, Theory and Practice of Classical Archaeology View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

CLASS 221 - Literature of Greece and Rome View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

An introductory survey in English translation of major works from Greek and Latin literature. May not be taken concurrently with or subsequent to CLASS 321/322.


CLASS 254 - Introduction to Greek Art and Archaeology View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Survey of the art, artifacts, and monuments of the Ancient Greek World. Formerly CLASS 252.


CLASS 255 - Introduction to Roman Art and Archaeology View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Survey of the art, artifacts, and monuments of the Ancient Roman World. Formerly CLASS 252.


CLASS 261 - Women, Gender and Sexuality in the Ancient World View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The role of women and the construction of gender and sexuality in Greek and Roman society from the Archaic period to Late Antiquity.


CLASS 280 - Introduction to Ancient Greek History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Not open to students with credit in any two of CLASS 371, 372, and 373.


CLASS 282 - Introductory Roman History I View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

From the foundation of the city to the fall of the Republic. Not open to students with credit in CLASS 281, 365 or 366.


CLASS 283 - Introductory Roman History II View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The Roman Empire to the late fifth century. Not open to students with credit in CLASS 281, 378 or 379.


CLASS 284 - History of the Byzantine Empire View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

From its development out of the Eastern Roman Empire until the capture of Constantinople in 1453.


CLASS 285 - Christianity in the Greco-Roman World View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The development of Christianity within the context of the Greco-Roman world, from its origins in Judaea into Late Antiquity


CLASS 291 - Introduction to Scientific Terminology View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The Greek and Latin elements of modern scientific terminology, with an examination of its history and cultural background.


CLASS 294 - Ancient Science, Technology, and Medicine View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

An introduction to the development of science, technology, and medicine in the ancient world with particular reference to the civilizations of Greece and Rome.


CLASS 299 - Topics in the Ancient World View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

CLASS 303 - Religion in Greco-Roman Antiquity View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Examination of the nature of pre-Christian religious practices in antiquity.


CLASS 304 - Warfare in Greco-Roman Antiquity View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The development from Archaic Greece to Late Antiquity of warfare, both in its technical aspects and as a political and socio-cultural phenomenon. Prerequisite: Any of CLASS 103, 104, or any CLASS course at the 200 level or above or HIST 295 or 296.


CLASS 321 - Literature and Culture of the Greek World View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Representative works of Greek literature and their cultural context. All readings in English. Prerequisite: CLASS 102, 221 or consent of Department.


CLASS 322 - Literature and Culture of the Roman World View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Representative works of Latin and Greek literature and their cultural context. All readings in English. Prerequisite: CLASS 102, 221 or consent of Department.


CLASS 330 - From Alexander the Great to Cleopatra: The Hellenistic World View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The history of the Hellenistic world from Alexander the Great to the defeat of Antony and Cleopatra at the Battle of Actium. Special emphasis will be placed upon Alexander's successors and the development of the Hellenistic kingdoms.


CLASS 354 - Topics in Greek Civilization View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Examination of one aspect of the Classical Greek World. (Emphasis in any one year may be archaeological, historical or literary.)


CLASS 355 - Topics in Roman Civilization View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Examination of one aspect of the Classical Roman World. (Emphasis in any one year may be archaeological, historical or literary.)


CLASS 356 - Topics in Ancient Art View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Examination of one aspect of art in the Greco-Roman world. Prerequisites: CLASS 254 or 255.


CLASS 376 - Early Civilization I View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

A survey of the beginnings and development of civilization in the Near East, including Sumer, Babylon, Assyria, and the Hebrews. Note: not open to students with credit in RELIG 305.


CLASS 380 - History of Palestine View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

From the Persian Conquest to the time of Jesus. Note: not open to students with credit in RELIG 308.


CLASS 399 - Topics in the Ancient World View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

CLASS 400 - Topics in the Culture and Society of Greco-Roman Antiquity View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: Any course at or above the 200-level in CLASS, GREEK or LATIN, or consent of Department. May be repeated for credit when course content differs.


CLASS 463 - Topics in Roman History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: Any CLASS course at the 200 level or above or consent of Department. May be repeated for credit when course content differs.


CLASS 473 - Topics in Classical Archaeology View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: Any CLASS course at the 200 level or above or consent of Department. May be repeated for credit when course content differs.


CLASS 475A - Techniques of Classical Field Archaeology View Available Classes

★ 1.5 (fi VAR)(VAR, 0-10L-0)

The techniques of survey, excavation and recording in Classical Archaeology. Prerequisites: Students must be either Classics majors or in a Classics graduate program. Note: Offered only for fieldwork in the archaeology of the Greek and Roman world and restricted to those participating in a fieldwork program sponsored by the Department. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Tuition and Fees page in the University Regulations section of the Calendar.


CLASS 475B - Techniques of Classical Field Archaeology View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi VAR)(VAR, 0-10L-0)

The techniques of survey, excavation and recording in Classical Archaeology. Prerequisites: Students must be either Classics majors or in a Classics graduate program. Note: Offered only for fieldwork in the archaeology of the Greek and Roman world and restricted to those participating in a fieldwork program sponsored by the Department. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Tuition and Fees page in the University Regulations section of the Calendar.


CLASS 476A - Advanced Field Techniques in Classical Archaeology View Available Classes

★ 1.5 (fi VAR)(VAR, 0-10L-0)

Advanced field application of Classical Archaeological Theory. Prerequisites: CLASS 475 or equivalent. Note: Offered only for fieldwork in the archaeology of the Greek and Roman world and restricted to those participating in a fieldwork program sponsored by the Department. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Tuition and Fees page in the University Regulations section of the Calendar.


CLASS 476B - Advanced Field Techniques in Classical Archaeology View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi VAR)(VAR, 0-10L-0)

Advanced field application of Classical Archaeological Theory. Prerequisites: CLASS 475 or equivalent. Note: Offered only for fieldwork in the archaeology of the Greek and Roman world and restricted to those participating in a fieldwork program sponsored by the Department. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Tuition and Fees page in the University Regulations section of the Calendar.


CLASS 478 - Topics in Roman Art View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

In-depth study of aspects of Roman art. Prerequisite: Any CLASS course at the 200 level or above or consent of Department. May be repeated for credit when course content differs.


CLASS 480 - Topics in the Archaeology of the Roman Provinces View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: Any CLASS course at the 200 level or above or consent of Department. May be repeated for credit when course content differs.


CLASS 481 - Topics in Greek History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: Any CLASS course at the 200 level or above or consent of Department. May be repeated for credit when course content differs.


CLASS 498 - Individual Study of Literary Problems View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: Any course at or above the 200-level in CLASS, GREEK, or LATIN or consent of Department. May be repeated for credit when course content differs.


CLASS 499 - Individual Study of Historical and Archaeological Problems View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: Any CLASS course at the 200 level or above or consent of Department. May be repeated for credit when course content differs.


CLASS 500 - Fourth-Year Honors Tutorial View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: consent of Department.


CLASS 501 - Research Methods and Resources in Classics View Available Classes

★ 1 (fi 2)(FIRST, 0-1S-0)
There is no available course description.

CLASS 502 - Directed Study View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

This is a credit/fail course. Not open to students in the non-thesis program.


CLASS 503 - Introduction to Classics as a Discipline for Honours Students View Available Classes

★ 1 (fi 2)(EITHER, 0-1S-0)
There is no available course description.

CLASS 505 - Topics in the Culture and Society of Greco-Roman Antiquity View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

CLASS 515 - Topics in the Archaeology of Greece View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

CLASS 516 - Topics in the Archaeology of the Roman Provinces View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

CLASS 522 - Studies in Ancient History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

CLASS 578 - Roman Art View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

CLASS 599 - Individual Study View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: consent of Department. Repeatable.


CLASS 601 - Studies in Classical Archaeology I View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Tuition and Fees page in the University Regulations section of the Calendar.


CLASS 602 - Studies in Classical Archaeology II View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Tuition and Fees page in the University Regulations section of the Calendar.


CLASS 900 - Directed Research Project View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi VAR)(EITHER, UNASSIGNED)
There is no available course description.