Courses 2019-2020

Explore the history of cinematic and televisual depictions of the ancient world

Explore the history of cinematic and televisual depictions of the ancient world

Discover Ancient Rome!

Discover Ancient Rome!

Examine the derivation of English vocabulary from Greek and Latin roots!

Examine the derivation of English vocabulary from Greek and Latin roots!

Explore the sex-gender systems of the Greek and Roman worlds

Explore the sex-gender systems of the Greek and Roman worlds

2019-2020 Brochure

Our curriculum offers a wide range of courses in Greek and Roman Studies, Latin language and literature, and Greek language and literature. Not all courses are offered every year but students are encouraged to discuss their program with our Undergraduate Advisor.

Fall 2019

Course Course Title Instructor Schedule
GRS 101 Discovering the Ancient Greeks D. Janzen TWF
11:30-12:30
HSD A240
GRS 200 Greek and Roman Mythology C. Dawson

MR
10:00-11:30
MAC A144

GRS 316 Pirates and Passion in Greek and Roman Novels and Romances I.Holmberg TWF
10:00-11:30
CLE A311
GRS 326

Topics in Greek and Roman Civilization: Ancient Athletics

T. Van Damme TWF
12:30-1:30
ECS 104
GRS 332 Social and Economic History of Greece G. Kron TWF
1:30-2:30
CLE A303
GRS 335 Women in the Greek and Roman World M.Nugent MR
11:30-1:00
COR B112
GRS 342 Roman Daily Life G.Rowe TWF
10:30-11:30
CLE A307
GRS 381 Greek and Roman Religion D. Janzen TWF
9:30-10:30
CLE A203
GRS 482A Seminar in Greek Archaeology: The Technology of Writing in the Aegean T. Van Damme W
3:30-6:30
CLE B346
GRS 499 Graduating Essay/Honours TBA

UVic Calendar Greek and Roman Studies course list.

Course Course Title Instructor Schedule
GREE 101 Introduction to Ancient Greek I M. Nugent

MTWR
2:30-3:30
CLE D132

GREE 201 Advanced Greek Grammar D. Janzen MTWR
2:30-3:30
CLE A314
GREE 302 Greek Tragedy M. Nugent TWF
9:30-10:30
CLE B414

UVic Calendar Greek course list.

Course Course Title Instructor Schedule
LATI 101
A01
Introductory Latin: I C. Dawson TWF
10:30-11:30
CLE A211
LATI 101
A02
Introductory Latin: I G.Kron TWF
11:30-12:30
HHB 116
LATI 101
A03
Introductory Latin: I M. Nugent TWF
12:30-1:30
HHB 116
LATI 201 Advanced Latin Grammar G. Rowe

TWF
9:30-10:30
CLE C108

LATI 301 Vergil C. Littlewood MR
11:30-1:00
CLE B415

UVic Calendar Latin course list.

Spring 2020

GRS 102

Discovering the Ancient Romans

G.Rowe

TWF
12:30-1:30
ECS 125

GRS 200 Greek and Roman Mythology D. Janzen MR
10:00-11:30
ECS 123
GRS 204 The Ancient World on Film M.Nugent W
3:30-6:30
ECS 123
GRS 250 Greek and Latin Roots of English M.Nugent

TWF
1:30-2:30
ECS 124

GRS 320 Greek Tragedy L.Bowman MR
10:00-11:30
CLE A206
GRS 326 Topics in Greek and Roman Civilization: Nature in the Ancient World: from Mythology to Ecology D. Janzen TWF 
10:30-11:30
COR A129
GRS 337 Herodotus and Greek Ethnography G.Kron TWF
12:30-1:30
COR A129
GRS 348 The City of Rome A.Sinner TWF
11:30-12:30
CLE C112
GRS 355 Love, Sex, and the Body in the Ancient World M.Nugent MR
11:30-1:00
CLE A203
GRS 374 Pompeii and Herculaneum A. Sinner TWF
9:30-10:30
CLE A303
GRS 379 Early Greek Thought (x-listed PHIL 379) C.Roberts TWF
12:30-1:30
CLE A203
GRS 499 Graduating Essay/Honours TBD

UVic Calendar Greek and Roman Studies course list.

Course Course Title Instructor Schedule
GREE 102 Introduction to Ancient Greek: II L.Bowman

MTWR
2:30-3:30
CLE D132

GREE 202 Introduction to Greek Literature D. Janzen

MTWR
2:30-3:30
CLE D134

GREE 301 Greek Epic I.Holmberg MR
1:00-2:30
CLE B415

UVic Calendar Greek course list.

Course Course Title Instructor Schedule
LATI 102 Introductory Latin: II G.Kron TWF
10:30-11:30
CLE A315
LATI 202 Introduction to Latin Literature M.Nugent TWF
10:30-11:30
CLE D130
LATI 350 Medieval Latin G.Rowe TWF
10:30-11:30
CLE C116

UVic Calendar Latin course list.