Course Descriptions

Study the Ancients. 

In addition to Latin and Greek language courses which are offered from the intermediate to advanced levels for graduate students, a variety of courses can be taken from other departments in the humanities as you pursue your master's degree. These include the following:

English

5318. Tragedy/Comedy.

5319. Classical Epic.

History 

530X (3303). Ancient Greece.

530X (3304). The Roman Republic.

530X (3305). The Roman Empire.

Philosophy 

530X (3343). From Ancient to Medieval Philosophy.

Politics 

530X (3331). Plato's Republic.

530X (3332). Aristotle's Politics.

530X (4311). Thucydides: Justice, War, and Necessity.

530X (4350). Aristotle's Ethics.

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His first step was to enroll in physician’s assistant school at Baylor’s College of Medicine, a career trajectory to which he had aspired since his early childhood. Nowadays, Jonathan Cunningham, BA ’17, is dedicated to the vocational pursuit of comfort and healing at MD Anderson in Houston, among the largest cancer treatment centers in the U.S., where he was once a chemotherapy patient himself.

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History Alumnus Heads National Catholic Bioethics Center

During his Rome semester in 1991, Joseph Meaney, BA '93, with his friends (now Father) Kevin Cook, BA '94, and (now Texas State Representative and UD Trustee) Tan Parker, BA '93, attended a private Mass with Pope St. John Paul II. Several weeks earlier, they had hand-delivered a letter to the Swiss Guards outside St. Peter's requesting the Mass and including their contact information; at last, they'd received the phone call instructing them to be at the Bronze Gates at 5 a.m.

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