Greek (GRK)

GRK Class Schedule

Courses

GRK 101   Elementary Greek I   credit: 4 Hours.

Introduces ancient Greek (both classical and koine), including the reading of simple prose. Same as RLST 111.

GRK 102   Elementary Greek II   credit: 4 Hours.

Continuation of GRK 101. Grammar and reading in classical and koine Greek. Same as RLST 112. Prerequisite: GRK 101.

GRK 201   Classical & Koine Greek I   credit: 4 Hours.

Readings in classical Greek prose, and narrative and epistolary New Testament texts. Same as RLST 200. Prerequisite: GRK 102.

GRK 202   Classical & Koine Greek II   credit: 4 Hours.

Continuation of GRK 201. Further readings in classical Greek prose, and narrative and epistolary New Testament texts. Same as RLST 204. Prerequisite: GRK 201 or equivalent.

GRK 401   Homeric Greek   credit: 2 or 3 Hours.

Introduction to Epic Greek; readings of Homer. 3 undergraduate hours. 2 graduate hours. Prerequisite: GRK 202 or equivalent.

GRK 411   Greek Prose Composition   credit: 3 Hours.

Practice in the writing of Greek prose. 3 undergraduate hours. 3 graduate hours. Prerequisite: GRK 201 or equivalent.

GRK 491   Readings in Greek Literature   credit: 3 or 4 Hours.

Readings in authors or special topics chosen by the instructor from the entire extant literature in Greek. 3 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours. May be repeated. Prerequisite: GRK 401 or equivalent.

GRK 492   Senior Thesis   credit: 2 to 4 Hours.

Thesis and honors. Open to candidates for distinction in Greek. 2 to 4 undergraduate hours. No graduate credit. Prerequisite: Senior standing and consent of Classics Honors Program.

GRK 493   Independent Reading   credit: 1 to 4 Hours.

1 to 4 undergraduate hours. 1 to 4 graduate hours. May be repeated to a maximum of 8 undergraduate hours or 12 graduate hours. Prerequisite: GRK 401 and consent of instructor.

GRK 498   Senior Survey   credit: 2 or 4 Hours.

For candidates for honors in Greek and for other seniors. 2 or 4 undergraduate hours. No graduate credit. Prerequisite: Senior standing and consent of Classics Honors Program.

GRK 511   Advanced Composition   credit: 1 Hour.

Practice in writing continuous Greek prose, with special attention to stylistic problems.

GRK 520   Proseminar   credit: 4 Hours.

Alternating poetry and prose, concentrates on a major author from one of the following areas: epic, history, lyric poetry, oratory, drama, or philosophy. Areas normally follow this sequence in successive years. May be repeated to a maximum of 20 hours if topics vary. Prerequisite: GRK 491 or equivalent.

GRK 531   Special Disciplines   credit: 4 Hours.

Variable content course concentrating on an area such as comparative grammar, epigraphy, metrics, palaeography, or papyrology. Same as LAT 531. May be repeated if topics vary. Prerequisite: GRK 491 and LAT 491, or equivalent.

GRK 580   Greek Seminar   credit: 4 Hours.

Research on special problems of Greek literature; required of all majors in classical philology. May be repeated if topics vary. Prerequisite: A Greek proseminar.

GRK 595   Intro to Classical Studies   credit: 4 Hours.

Introductory survey for graduate students in classics; prepares students for work at the graduate level and surveys basic bibliography and methodology. Same as LAT 595. Prerequisite: Graduate standing in classics.

GRK 599   Thesis Research   credit: 0 to 16 Hours.

Guidance in writing theses for advanced degrees. Approved for S/U grading only. May be repeated.