Roman Civilization: The Republic

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Course Long Title

Roman Civilization: The Republic

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In this course students explore the civilization and history of ancient Rome from the foundation of the Republic around 510 B.C.E. until the civil wars and its transformation into an Empire under Julius Caesar and his nephew, Octavian. Each week the class convenes for lectures and discussions devoted to the political, social, and cultural history of the Republic.

Modes of Inquiry

Analysis and Critique [AC], Historical and Social Inquiry [HS]

Writing Credit

No writing credit

Departmental Course Attributes - Major/Minor Requirements

(History: European), (History: Premodern)

INDS Program Relationship

IDCM - CMS Program

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Offering Frequency

Normally offered every other year