Spring 2022

Greek Prose: Plato's <em>Apology</em>

Listed in: Classics, as GREE-212

Formerly listed as: GREE-12


Christopher S. van den Berg (Section 01)


An introduction to Greek literature through a close reading of the Apology and selected other works of Attic prose of the fifth and fourth centuries BCE. Additional readings in translation. Three class hours per week. Additional tutorial or exam sessions may be scheduled as necessary.

Requisite: GREE 111 or equivalent. Spring semester. Professor van den Berg.

Students who enroll in this course will likely encounter and be expected to engage in the following intellectual skills, modes of learning, and assessment: Translation and Interpretation of (Greek) Texts Students with documented disabilities who will require accommodations in this course should be in consultation with Accessibility Services and reach out to the faculty member as soon as possible to ensure that accommodations can be made in a timely manner.

This is preliminary information about books for this course. Please contact your instructor or the Academic Coordinator for the department, before attempting to purchase these books.

ISBN Title Publisher Author(s) Comment Book Store Price
Plato: Apology (Greek Edition) (Greek and English Edition) Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers Plato; J. J. Helm, ed. TBD
Reading Greek: Text and Vocabulary Cambridge University Press Joint Association of Classical Teachers' Greek, Joint Association of Classical Teachers' Greek TBD
Reading Greek: Grammar and Exercises Cambridge University Press Joint Association of Classical Teachers, Joint Association of Classical Teachers TBD


Other years: Offered in Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2020, Spring 2021, Spring 2022, Spring 2023, Spring 2025