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Kathryn R. Topper
CLAS 430
Seattle Campus

Greek and Roman Mythology

Principal myths found in classical and later literature. Offered: AWSp.

Class description

This course provides an introduction to the myths of the Greeks and Romans as they are reflected in ancient literature and art. We will examine the major gods, heroes, and themes of Classical mythology, in addition to considering the roles myths played in shaping ancient societies.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Recommended preparation

No prerequisites.

Class assignments and grading

Three exams.


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Kathryn R. Topper
Date: 01/28/2012