Summer 2015 - HIST 277 C100

History of Greek Civilization (3)

Class Number: 3572

Delivery Method: Distance Education

Overview

  • Course Times + Location:

    Distance Education

  • Exam Times + Location:

    Jun 19, 2015
    11:55 PM – 11:55 PM
    Take Home-Exam

    Aug 12, 2015
    11:55 PM – 11:55 PM
    Take Home-Exam

Description

CALENDAR DESCRIPTION:

Surveys the history of Greek civilization from Mycenaean Greece to the twentieth century. Students who have taken HIST 307 under this topic or HS 277 may not take this course for further credit. Breadth-Humanities.

COURSE DETAILS:

The history of Greek civilization dates back more than 3,000 years, from the early Aegean civilizations to modern Greece. Greek civilization has influenced and been influenced by centuries of migrations and shifting empires, from the Bronze Age, through the classical era of ancient Greece to Byzantium and the revival of Hellenism to the present. Greek civilization has influenced laws, languages, architecture, religion, politics, and culture. We'll look at the evolution of Greek civilization and the unique social and political structures that have emerged and remerged in the territory of the Greek state and the eastern Mediterranean. You will gain an appreciation of the periods in Greek history and how this history has influenced present-day Greece and contemporary civilization. This introductory course will familiarize you with Greek culture and history and prepare you for more advanced courses in History and Hellenic studies.

Grading

  • Online Discussions 10%
  • Discussion Summaries 10%
  • Quizzes 5%
  • Lesson Evaluations 10%
  • Book Review 15%
  • Take-home Mid-term Exam 20%
  • Take-home Final Exam 30%

NOTES:

Delivery Method: Canvas

Starting on the first day of classes, students are able to log in.

REQUIREMENTS:

Students requiring accommodation as a result of a disability must contact the Centre for Students with Disabilities.

Students are responsible for following all exam policies and procedures (e.g., missing an exam due to illness) available here.

Materials

MATERIALS + SUPPLIES:

Additional Course Fee: $40

REQUIRED READING:

No Textbooks.

Registrar Notes:

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