Schedule

 

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Pompeii, @c.corning

 

Week 1: pp. 29-33
Stp 2 Introduction
Spt 4   Minoans
Spt 6   Myceneans, Dark Age

Week 2: pp. 65-83
Spt 9  Dark Age and Archaeic Greece
Spt 11  SERVE DAY
Spt 13  Archaeic Greece and Sparta, Discussion 1: Sparta

Week 3: pp. 83-95
Spt 16  Athens, Persian War
Spt 18  Persian War
Spt 20  Imperial Athens

Week 4: pp. 96-100, 102-112
Spt 23  Daily Life; Discussion 2: Life in Athens
Spt 25  Daily Life, Greek Drama
Spt 27  Peloponnesian War

Week 5: pp. 112-118
Spt 30  Peloponnesian War; Discussion 3: Democracy and Empire
Oct 2  Changes in Greece
Oct 4   Greek Philosophy

Week 6: pp. 100-102, 117-126
Oct 7   Greek Philosophy; Discussion 4: Socrates and Propaganda
Oct 9   Rise of Macedonia
Oct 11   Midterm Holiday - no school

Week 7: pp. 126-138
Oct 14  Alexander the Great
Oct 16  Alexander the Great
Oct 18  Hellenistic Culture -  Greek Sources Paper DUE

Week 8: pp. 141-167
Oct 21  Etruscans
Oct 23  Early Republic
Oct 25  Roman Expansion

Week 9: pp. 168-184
Oct 28  Punic Wars; Exam DUE
Oct 30  Growing problems
Nov 1  Tensions in the Republic

Week 10: pp. 184-207
Nov 4   Civil War Discussion 5: Death Penalty
Nov 6   Fall of the Republic
Nov 8   Early Empire

Week 11: pp. 208-236
Nov 11  Daily Life
Nov 13  Pompeii and Roman Culture;
Discussion 6: Life in Rome
Nov 15  Early Empire

Week 12: pp. 236-252
Nov 18  Later Emperors; Roman Army and the Provinces
Nov 20  Discussion 7: Pagan Religion
Nov 22  Roman Religion; Early Christianity  

Week 13252-265
Nov 25  Persecution; Challenges to Early Christianity
Nov 27  Heresy
Nov 29  No Class

Week 14: pp. 265-281
Dec 2 Third Century Crisis; Diocletian and Constantine
Dec 4   Change in the Church
Dec 6   Late Imperial Christianity, Stresses in the Empire; Tacitus Paper DUE

Week 15281-296
Dec 9   Barbarian Invasions; Discussion 8: Church in the 4th Century
Dec 11   Late Imperial Rome
Dec 13 Transformation of the Roman Empire
 

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