University of Vermont

2013-2014 Catalogue

Graduate Courses in Greek (GRK)

GRK 201 - Greek Orators
Selected speeches of Lysias and Demosthenes. B. Saylor Rodgers. Alternate years, as needed.
Credits: 3.00
GRK 202 - Greek Comedy
Two plays of Aristophanes. Alternate years, as needed.
Credits: 3.00
GRK 203 - Greek Historians
Thucydides, Books I and II; selections from Herodotus and Xenophon's Hellenica. Alternate years, as needed.
Credits: 3.00
GRK 204 - Greek Tragedy
Sophocles' Antigone, and Euripides' Medea, or two equivalent plays. Alternate years, as needed.
Credits: 3.00
GRK 205 - Greek Philosophers
Dialogues of Plato with attention to language and dialectical method; Aristotle, Xenophon or Presocratic philosophers may be read. Alternate years, as needed.
Credits: 3.00
GRK 206 - Greek Epic
Reading in the Iliad and Odyssey. Problems of epic composition and language together with mythological and historical background. Alternate years, as needed.
Credits: 3.00
GRK 211 - Greek Prose Style
Readings in literary prose analyzed stylistically and imitated in composition. Required of Greek majors.
Credits: 3.00
GRK 212 - Greek Prose Style
Readings in literary prose analyzed stylistically and imitated in composition. Required of Greek majors.
Credits: 3.00
GRK 227 - Greek Lyric Poetry
A study of early Greek personal, elegiac, and choral poetry from Archilochus to Pindar, including Sappho and Alcaeus, Simonides and Bacchylides. Prerequisites: Two years of college Greek or equivalent. Alternate years, as needed.
Credits: 3.00
GRK 295 - Advanced Special Topics
Advanced courses or seminars on topics beyond the scope of existing departmental offerings. See Schedule of Courses for specific titles.
Credits: 1.00 to 18.00
GRK 296 - Advanced Special Topics
Advanced courses or seminars on topics beyond the scope of existing departmental offerings. See Schedule of Courses for specific titles.
Credits: 1.00 to 18.00