• 1. Elementary Greek

    Units: 5

    Lecture, three hours; discussion, two hours. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 2. Elementary Greek

    Units: 5

    Lecture, three hours; discussion, two hours. Enforced requisite: course 1. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 3. Elementary Greek

    Units: 5

    Lecture, three hours; discussion, two hours. Enforced requisite: course 2. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 8A. Elementary Modern Greek

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Introduction to basic elements of modern Greek conversation for beginning students, including those with some knowledge of ancient (Attic) Greek. Conducted in modern Greek, with in-class conversation drills, regular homework assignments, and weekly quizzes. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 8B. Elementary Modern Greek

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Enforced requisite: course 8A. Introductory modern Greek sequence, with emphasis on spoken modern Greek. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 8C. Elementary Modern Greek

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Enforced requisite: course 8B. Introductory modern Greek sequence, with emphasis on spoken modern Greek. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 9A. Intermediate Modern Greek

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Enforced requisite: course 8C. Course 9A is enforced requisite to 9B, which is enforced requisite to 9C. Intermediate-level program in modern Greek language study from communicative and task-based approach. Continued development of student understanding and use of Greek syntax and morphology through oral and written activities, reading, and listening. Students master basic communication skills, communicate in everyday real-life situations, comprehend simple passages, announcements, and advertisements, master basic rules of modern Greek grammar and syntax, read fluently, and write accurately. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 9B. Intermediate Modern Greek

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Enforced requisite: course 9A. Intermediate-level program in modern Greek language study from communicative and task-based approach. Continued development of student understanding and use of Greek syntax and morphology through oral and written activities, reading, and listening. Students master basic communication skills, communicate in everyday real-life situations, comprehend simple passages, announcements, and advertisements, master basic rules of modern Greek grammar and syntax, read fluently, and write accurately. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 9C. Intermediate Modern Greek

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Enforced requisite: course 9B. Intermediate-level program in modern Greek language study from communicative and task-based approach. Continued development of student understanding and use of Greek syntax and morphology through oral and written activities, reading, and listening. Students master basic communication skills, communicate in everyday real-life situations, comprehend simple passages, announcements, and advertisements, master basic rules of modern Greek grammar and syntax, read fluently, and write accurately. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 15. Elementary Modern Greek

    Units: 12

    Lecture, 18 to 19 hours. Eight-week intensive introduction to principles of speaking, reading, and writing modern (demotic) Greek. Offered in summer only. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 16. Intensive First-Year Greek

    Units: 12

    Lecture, 19 hours. Eight-week intensive introduction to Greek language equivalent to courses 1, 2, and 3. Offered in summer only. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 19. Fiat Lux Freshman Seminars

    Units: 1

    Seminar, one hour. Discussion of and critical thinking about topics of current intellectual importance, taught by faculty members in their areas of expertise and illuminating many paths of discovery at UCLA. P/NP grading.

  • 20. Intermediate Greek

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour (when scheduled). Requisite: course 3 or 16. Formal review of Greek grammar and syntax and development of skills in reading original texts of Greek prose. Readings selected to introduce literature and culture of ancient Greece. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 89. Honors Seminars

    Units: 1

    Seminar, three hours. Limited to 20 students. Designed as adjunct to lower division lecture course. Exploration of topics in greater depth through supplemental readings, papers, or other activities and led by lecture course instructor. May be applied toward honors credit for eligible students. Honors content noted on transcript. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 89HC. Honors Contracts

    Units: 1

    Tutorial, three hours. Limited to students in College Honors Program. Designed as adjunct to lower division lecture course. Individual study with lecture course instructor to explore topics in greater depth through supplemental readings, papers, or other activities. May be repeated for maximum of 4 units. Individual honors contract required. Honors content noted on transcript. Letter grading.

  • 99. Student Research Program

    Units: 1 to 2

    Tutorial (supervised research or other scholarly work), three hours per week per unit. Entry-level research for lower division students under guidance of faculty mentor. Students must be in good academic standing and enrolled in minimum of 12 units (excluding this course). Individual contract required; consult Undergraduate Research Center. May be repeated. P/NP grading.

  • 100. Readings in Greek Prose and Poetry

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 20. Introduction to developing skills of reading longer, continuous passes of original Greek prose and/or poetry texts, with attention to literary and cultural background. Course is normally requisite to other courses in Greek 100 series. May be repeated for credit with change of assigned readings and with consent of instructor. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 101A. Homer: Odyssey

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 101B. Homer: Iliad

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 102. Lyric Poets

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. Selections from Archilochus to Bacchylides. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 103. Aeschylus

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 104. Sophocles

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 105. Euripides

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 106. Aristophanes

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 107. Hesiod

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. Reading of "Theogony" and excerpts from "Works and Days," with emphasis on Hesiod's place in Greek literature and his role in transmission of Greek mythology. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 110. Study of Greek Prose

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three to four hours. Requisite: course 100. Work in sight reading and grammatical analysis of Attic prose texts; writing Attic prose. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 111. Herodotus

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 112. Thucydides

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 113. Attic Orators

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 115. Xenophon

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. Reading of one major work of Xenophon -- "Memorabilia," "Cyropaedia," "Anabasis," "Hellenica," or "Oeconomicus" -- in Greek. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 121. Plato

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 122. Plato: Republic

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 123. Aristotle: Poetics and Rhetoric

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 124. Aristotle: Ethics

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 130. Readings in New Testament

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 3. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 131. Readings in Later Greek

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. Topics vary from year to year and include "Longinus," On Sublime; Marcus Aurelius; Arrian; Second Sophistic; Plutarch; later epic; epigram; epistolographi Graeci. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 132. Survey of Byzantine Literature

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. Readings based on (1) "Anthology of Byzantine Prose," ed. Nigel Wilson and (2) "Oxford Book of Medieval and Modern Greek Verse," ed. C.A. Trypanis, or if unavailable, "Poeti bizantini," ed. R. Cantarella. In addition, necessary historical and cultural background provided by readings and lectures. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 133. Readings in Byzantine Literature

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 132. Topics vary from year to year and include Procopius, Agathias, Michael Psellus, Alexiad of Anna Comnena, and Digenis Akritas. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 189. Advanced Honors Seminars

    Units: 1

    Seminar, three hours. Limited to 20 students. Designed as adjunct to undergraduate lecture course. Exploration of topics in greater depth through supplemental readings, papers, or other activities and led by lecture course instructor. May be applied toward honors credit for eligible students. Honors content noted on transcript. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 189HC. Honors Contracts

    Units: 1

    Tutorial, three hours. Limited to students in College Honors Program. Designed as adjunct to upper division lecture course. Individual study with lecture course instructor to explore topics in greater depth through supplemental readings, papers, or other activities. May be repeated for maximum of 4 units. Individual honors contract required. Honors content noted on transcript. Letter grading.

  • 197. Individual Studies in Greek

    Units: 2 to 4

    Tutorial, two hours. Limited to juniors/seniors. Individual intensive study, with scheduled meetings to be arranged between faculty member and student. Assigned reading and tangible evidence of mastery of subject matter required. May be repeated for credit. Individual contract required. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 199. Directed Research in Greek

    Units: 2 to 4

    Tutorial, two hours. Limited to juniors/seniors. Supervised individual research or investigation under guidance of faculty mentor. Culminating paper or project required. May be repeated for credit. Individual contract required. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 200A. History of Greek Literature

    Units: 4

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

  • 200B. History of Greek Literature

    Units: 4

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

  • 200C. History of Greek Literature

    Units: 4

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

  • 201A. Homer: Iliad

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Course 201A is requisite to 201B. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 201B. Homer: Iliad

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 201A. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 202A. Homer: Odyssey and Epic Cycle

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Course 202A is requisite to 202B. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 202B. Homer: Odyssey and Epic Cycle

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 202A. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 203. Hesiod

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 204. Homeric Hymns

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 205. Aeschylus

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 206A. Sophocles

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Course 206A is requisite to 206B. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 206B. Sophocles

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 206A. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 207A. Euripides

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Course 207A is requisite to 207B. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 207B. Euripides

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 207A. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 208A. Aristophanes

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Course 208A is requisite to 208B. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 208B. Aristophanes

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 208A. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 209A. Seminar: Hellenistic Poetry

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 209B. Seminar: Hellenistic Poetry

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 210. Advanced Greek Prose Composition

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 110. S/U or letter grading.

  • 211A. Herodotus

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Course 211A is requisite to 211B. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 211B. Herodotus

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 211A. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 212A. Thucydides

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Course 212A is requisite to 212B. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 212B. Thucydides

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 212A. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 213. Greek Historiography

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 214. Demosthenes

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 215. Early Greek Orators

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Studies in works of Antiphon, Andocides, and Lysias. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 216. Menander

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 217A. Greek Lyric Poetry: Archaic Lyric

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Study of lyric poetry of Archaic period, both choral and monodic, with elegiac and iambic included. May be taken independently for credit. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 217B. Greek Lyric Poetry: Pindar and Bacchylides

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Study of choral odes of Pindar and Bacchylides, with special attention to conventions of epinician. May be taken independently for credit. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 220. Greek Novel

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Study of Greek romance and its place in Greek literature. Two texts (Chariton: "Chaereas and Callirhoe" and Longus: "Daphnis and Chloe") studied in some detail. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 221. Pre-Socratic Philosophers

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 222A. Plato

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Course 222A is requisite to 222B. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 222B. Plato

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 222A. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 223A. Aristotle

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Course 223A is requisite to 223B. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 223B. Aristotle

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 223A. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 224. Post-Aristotelian Philosophy

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 229. Sight Translation

    Units: 2

    Seminar, three hours. Preparation: graduate-level knowledge of ancient Greek. Practice in translation of previously unseen texts from variety of authors and genres. Topics include peculiarities of style and vocabulary of distinct genres, literary versus scholarly translation, semantic properties of particular words and constructions. S/U grading.

  • 240A. History of Greek Language

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, four hours. Course 240A is requisite to 240B. Linguistic history of classical Greek. S/U or letter grading.

  • 240B. History of Greek Language

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, four hours. Requisite: course 240A. Postclassical, medieval, and modern Greek. S/U or letter grading.

  • 241. Greek Epigraphy

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Survey of Greek historical inscriptions, chiefly Attic. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 242. Greek Dialects and Historical Grammar

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Linguistic situation in early Greece. Readings in classical Greek dialectal texts. Greek grammar in context of common Greek and Indo-European linguistics. S/U or letter grading.

  • 243. Mycenaean Greek

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Script, language, and grammar of Linear B inscriptions; their relevance to ancient Greek linguistic and cultural history. S/U or letter grading.

  • 244. Greek Papyrology

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Preparation: reading knowledge of Greek. Introduction to Greek papyri, considered both as historical documents and as carriers of literature. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 245. Greek Palaeography

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Studies in development of book hand in Greek manuscripts earlier than invention of printing. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 250. Topical Studies of Ancient Greece

    Units: 2 or 4

    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.

  • 596. Directed Individual Study or Research

    Units: 2 to 8

    Tutorial, to be arranged. S/U grading.

  • 597. Study for M.A. Comprehensive Examination or Ph.D. Qualifying Examinations

    Units: 2 to 8

    Tutorial, to be arranged. S/U grading.

  • 599. Research for Ph.D. Dissertation

    Units: 2 to 8

    Tutorial, to be arranged. S/U grading.