Classics and Ancient History

CLAS1323Discovering Ancient Civilization (Cross-Listed: ARCH 1323)3 ch (3C) [W]

Through the lens of archaeology, students explore the sites, monuments, and artifacts of civilizations (in Mesopotamia, Anatolia, Egypt, the Indus Valley, Greece, Italy, and Roman Britain) that shaped Western society. The Tomb of King Midas, the pyramids of Egypt, the Greek theatre, and Roman amphitheater are among the topics covered.