Classical Studies

College of Arts & Sciences

The World of Rome

CAS CL 102

An introduction to the world of the ancient Romans, as viewed in their literature, culture, and art. Discusses their origins, army, family life, religion, and education, and their legacy in our own time. Carries humanities divisional credit in CAS. This course fulfills a single unit in each of the following BU Hub areas: Historical Consciousness, Social Inquiry I, Critical Thinking. 4 cr. Tuition: $2800

Summer 2 (July 2-August 8)


Latin 1

CAS CL 111

Introduction to grammar, forms, and vocabulary of classical Latin. 4 cr. Tuition: $2800

Summer 1 (May 22-June 27)

Summer 2 (July 1-August 8)


The Language of Our Ancestors: Introduction to Indo-European Linguistics

CAS CL 208

Surveys ancient and medieval Indo-European languages and cultures. English, Irish, Hindi, Russian, Armenian, and Farsi languages are all related and belong to Indo-European family: they descended from a common ancestor, Proto-Indo-European. The course reconstructs this protolanguage using the historical-comparative method. 4 cr. Tuition: $2800

Summer 1 (May 22-June 27)


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