Origins of Writing

CAS CL 205

Overview of the world's major writing systems: Egyptian and Mayan hieroglyphs; Sumerian and Akkadian cuneiform; West Semitic consonantal scripts (abjads); East Asian scripts; runes; Greek and Roman alphabets. Considerable linguistic component supplemented by historical information about ancient languages and cultures. Carries humanities divisional credit in CAS. Also offered as CAS LX 205.

FALL 2015 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Nikolaev CAS 426 MWF 11:00 am-12:00 pm Mts w/CAS LX205
Class Full

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