Ancient Worlds: Core Humanities 1

CAS CC 101

  • The Individual in Community
  • Global Citizenship and Intercultural Literacy
  • Creativity/Innovation

An interdisciplinary study of the origins of civilization, from Mesopotamia and the Hebrew Bible to the development of Greek civilization through Homer, tragedy, and the philosophy of Plato. We consider the contrasting values of the different cultures that have contributed to our own worldview with particular relation to the tension and or cooperation between the individual and society. Students also explore the nature of creativity in the works studied and by engaging with the visual culture of ancient Greece and the relation of beauty and power in the Parthenon and works at the MFA Carries humanities divisional credit in CAS. This course fulfills a single unit in each of the following BU Hub areas: Individual in Community, Global Citizenship and Intercultural Literacy, Creativity/Innovation.

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A1 Roochnik CAS 522 TR 9:30 am-10:45 am

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B1 Knust CAS 114A TR 8:00 am-9:15 am

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B2 Prentice SED 210 TR 11:00 am-12:15 pm Class Full

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B3 Sims CAS 114B TR 11:00 am-12:15 pm Class Full

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B4 Lior CAS 114A TR 11:00 am-12:15 pm Class Full

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B5 Martin CAS 114B TR 12:30 pm-1:45 pm

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B6 Gapotchenko CAS 114A TR 12:30 pm-1:45 pm

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B7 Sims CAS 114A TR 2:00 pm-3:15 pm Class Full

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B8 Schwartz CAS 114A TR 3:30 pm-4:45 pm

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C1 Nelson CAS 114A MWF 9:05 am-9:55 am

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C2 Backman CAS 114A MWF 10:10 am-11:00 am

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C3 Klancer CAS 114B MWF 11:15 am-12:05 pm

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C4 Pasto CAS 114A MWF 11:15 am-12:05 pm

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C5 Roochnik CAS 114A MWF 12:20 pm-1:10 pm

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C6 Hamill CAS 114A MWF 1:25 pm-2:15 pm

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C7 Klancer CAS 114A MWF 2:30 pm-3:20 pm

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C8 Voekel CAS 114A MWF 3:35 pm-4:25 pm

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C9 Walsh SED 210 MWF 10:10 am-11:00 am

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