Courses

Fall 2019

  • CLASSIC M218 - Paleography of Latin and Vernacular Manuscripts, 900 to 1500

    Instructor(s): Matthew Fisher

    (Same as English M215, French M210, and History M218.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, two hours. Introduction to history of Latin and vernacular manuscript book from 900 to 1500 to (1) train students to make informed judgments with regard to place and date of origin, (2) provide training in accurate reading and transcription of later medieval scripts, and (3) examine manuscript book as witness to changing society that produced it. Focus on relationship between Latin manuscripts and vernacular manuscripts with regard to their respective presentation of written texts. S/U or letter grading.

  • CLASSIC 287 - Graduate Colloquium in Classical Literature

    Instructor(s): David Blank

    Seminar, three hours. Survey of basic methods of and approaches to classical scholarship, including textual criticism, literary interpretation and theory, hermeneutics, interdisciplinary studies, and computer applications to classics. Emphasis varies from year to year, depending on instructor(s). May be repeated for credit with topic change. S/U grading.

  • CLASSIC 288 - Literary Theory

    Instructor(s): Giulia Sissa

    Discussion, three hours. Designed for graduate students. Introduction to chief texts in literary theory and criticism for readers of classical literature, with application to classical texts. S/U or letter grading.

  • CLASSIC 375 - Teaching Appentice Practicum

    Instructor(s): Nelon KirklandAnastasios BoulmetisDavid BlankSamuel Beckelhymer

    Seminar, to be arranged. Preparation: apprentice personnel employment as teaching assistant, associate, or fellow. Teaching apprenticeship under active guidance and supervision of regular faculty member responsible for curriculum and instruction at UCLA. May be repeated for credit. S/U grading.

  • CLASSIC 596 - Directed Individual Study or Research

    Instructor(s): David BlankRobert GurvalChris JohansonNelon KirklandFrancesca MartelliKathryn MorganSarah MorrisJohn PapadopoulosAlex PurvesAmy RichlinGiulia SissaLydia SpielbergBrent Vine

    Tutorial, to be arranged. S/U grading.

  • CLASSIC 597 - Study for MA Comprehensive Examination or PhD Qualifying Examinations

    Instructor(s): David BlankRobert GurvalChris JohansonNelon KirklandFrancesca MartelliKathryn MorganSarah MorrisJohn PapadopoulosAlex PurvesAmy RichlinGiulia SissaBrent Vine

    Tutorial, to be arranged. S/U grading.

  • CLASSIC 599 - Research for PhD Dissertation

    Instructor(s): David BlankRobert GurvalChris JohansonNelon KirklandFrancesca MartelliKathryn MorganSarah MorrisJohn PapadopoulosAlex PurvesAmy RichlinGiulia SissaBrent Vine

    Tutorial, to be arranged. S/U grading.

  • GREEK 250 - Topical Studies of Ancient Greece

    Instructor(s): David Blank

    Lecture, three hours. Advanced study of some aspect of ancient Greek language, literature, and/or culture. May be repeated for credit with topic change. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • GREEK 596 - Directed Individual Study or Research

    Instructor(s): David BlankRobert GurvalChris JohansonNelon KirklandFrancesca MartelliKathryn MorganSarah MorrisJohn PapadopoulosAlex PurvesAmy RichlinGiulia SissaBrent Vine

    Tutorial, to be arranged. S/U grading.

  • GREEK 597 - Study for MA Comprehensive Examination or PhD Qualifying Examinations

    Instructor(s): David BlankRobert GurvalChris JohansonNelon KirklandFrancesca MartelliKathryn MorganSarah MorrisJohn PapadopoulosAlex PurvesAmy RichlinGiulia SissaBrent Vine

    Tutorial, to be arranged. S/U grading.

  • GREEK 599 - Research for PhD Dissertation

    Instructor(s): David BlankRobert GurvalChris JohansonNelon KirklandFrancesca MartelliKathryn MorganSarah MorrisJohn PapadopoulosAlex PurvesAmy RichlinGiulia SissaBrent Vine

    Tutorial, to be arranged. S/U grading.

  • LATIN 200B - History of Latin Literature

    Instructor(s): Adriana Vazquez

    Lecture, three hours. Lectures on history of Latin literature, supplemented by reading of Latin texts in original language. May be taken independently for credit. S/U or letter grading.

  • LATIN 211B - Seminar: Roman Historians--Livy

    Instructor(s): Lydia Spielberg

    Seminar, three hours. Study of considerable portions of writings of Livy. May be taken independently for credit. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • LATIN 596 - Directed Individual Study or Research

    Instructor(s): David BlankRobert GurvalChris JohansonNelon KirklandFrancesca MartelliKathryn MorganSarah MorrisJohn PapadopoulosAlex PurvesAmy RichlinGiulia SissaBrent Vine

    Tutorial, to be arranged. S/U grading.

  • LATIN 597 - Study for MA Comprehensive Examination or PhD Qualifying Examinations

    Instructor(s): David BlankRobert GurvalChris JohansonNelon KirklandFrancesca MartelliKathryn MorganSarah MorrisJohn PapadopoulosAlex PurvesAmy RichlinGiulia SissaBrent Vine

    Tutorial, to be arranged. S/U grading.

  • LATIN 599 - Research for PhD Dissertation

    Instructor(s): David BlankRobert GurvalChris JohansonNelon KirklandFrancesca MartelliKathryn MorganSarah MorrisJohn PapadopoulosAlex PurvesAmy RichlinGiulia SissaBrent Vine

    Tutorial, to be arranged. S/U grading.