Survey of vocabulary, grammatical structure, and dialectical variations from Attic Greek. Historical background from the Classical period. Readings from Herodotus and Demosthenes. Prerequisite: GREEK 242 or equivalent. (Gen.Ed. AL)
Description and analysis of the grammatical system of Attic Greek of the 5th century B.C. Emphasis on the mastery of the grammatical system and the development of reading skills, with background on Attic society and culture of the 5th century B.C.
Selections from Greek historians: Herodotus, Thucydides, Xenophon, Polybios, etc. Emphasis on the evolution of historiography in the ancient world. Prerequisite: 300-level course in Greek or equivalent.