2018-2019 UNDERGRADUATE ACADEMIC CATALOG 
    
    Dec 14, 2018  
2018-2019 UNDERGRADUATE ACADEMIC CATALOG

HON 150 - The Classical World View

3 credits
Prerequisite(s): Admission to the Honors area of study or permission of faculty member
Students read and discuss faithful translations of Greek and Roman authors whose works exemplify the breadth and depth of classical learning. Epic poetry, drama, and philosophical writings that embrace questions relating to ethics, politics, physics, and theology are covered. Of central concern is an inquiry into the purpose and content of a liberal education as first conceived by the classical philosophers. Offered annually.