Description and analysis of the grammatical system of Attic Greek of the 5th century B.C. Emphasis on the mastery of the grammatical system and the development of reading skills, with background on Attic society and culture of the 5th century B.C.
Survey of vocabulary, grammatical structure, and dialectical variations from Attic Greek. Historical background from the Classical period. Readings from Herodotus and Demosthenes. Prerequisite: GREEK 242 or equivalent. (Gen.Ed. AL)
Selections from Greek tragic and/or comic drama. Analysis of structure, style, and historical context of the works. Prerequisite: 300-level course in Greek or equivalent.