CLAS 3301 Ancient Greece to the Death of Alexander the Great

3 hours; 3 credits

A historical survey covering the beginnings of Greek culture; the development of the polis system; the rise and fall of the Athenian empire; federalist impulses of the fourth century; and the conquests of Alexander the Great. Topics such as religion, economy, social structures, art and architecture are also addressed. This course is the same as History 3021.

Prerequisite: English 1010 or permission of the chairperson


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