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Courses

Students in the Department of Classical and Near Eastern Studies may select from a variety of courses in areas such as mythology, the Bible, human sexuality, archaeology, poetry, and prose. Most of our classes are discussion-based and small in size, allowing for students and faculty to work closely together and get to know each other in a supportive and friendly environment. 

Course descriptions in our ClassInfo database provide more in-depth information about courses, expectations, and workload to give you a realistic understanding about what you will experience in each course.

Fall 2017

Course NumberCourse TitleSections
CNES 1002World of GreeceSections [1]
CNES 1042Greek and Roman MythologySections [7]
CNES 1042HHonors Course: Greek and Roman MythologySections [2]
CNES 1201The Bible: Context and InterpretationSections [1]
CNES 1912The Never Ending Story: Reading the Bible as LiteratureSections [1]
CNES 3071Greek and Hellenistic ReligionsSections [1]
CNES 3072The Birth of ChristianitySections [1]
CNES 3201The Bible: Context and InterpretationSections [1]
CNES 3601Sexuality and Gender in Ancient Greece and RomeSections [1]
CNES 3617Pagans, Christians, Barbarians: The World of Late AntiquitySections [1]
CNES 3951WMajor ProjectSections [16]
CNES 3993Directed StudiesSections [16]
CNES 5071Greek and Hellenistic ReligionsSections [1]
CNES 5072The Birth of ChristianitySections [1]
CNES 5794Introduction to Classical and Near Eastern StudiesSections [1]
CNES 5993Directed StudiesSections [15]
CNES 5994Directed ResearchSections [1]
CNES 5996Directed InstructionSections [1]

There are no COPT courses available for Fall 2017.
Please see classinfo.umn.edu for more info.

Course NumberCourse TitleSections
GRK 1001Beginning Classical Greek ISections [1]
GRK 3003Intermediate Greek ProseSections [1]
GRK 3993Directed StudiesSections [7]
GRK 4951WMajor ProjectSections [1]
GRK 5003Intermediate Greek Prose for Graduate Student ResearchSections [1]
GRK 5100Advanced ReadingSections [1]
GRK 5993Directed StudiesSections [7]
GRK 5994Directed ResearchSections [1]
GRK 5996Directed InstructionSections [1]
Course NumberCourse TitleSections
HEBR 1001Beginning Hebrew ISections [1]
HEBR 1101Beginning Biblical Hebrew ISections [1]
HEBR 3011Intermediate Hebrew ISections [1]
HEBR 3951WMajor ProjectSections [1]
HEBR 3980Directed InstructionSections [1]
HEBR 3993Directed StudiesSections [2]
HEBR 4001Beginning Hebrew I for Graduate Student ResearchSections [1]
HEBR 4011Intermediate Hebrew ISections [1]
HEBR 4104Beginning Biblical Hebrew I for Graduate Student ResearchSections [1]
HEBR 5090Advanced Modern HebrewSections [1]
HEBR 5200Advanced Classical HebrewSections [1]
HEBR 5992Directed ReadingsSections [3]
Course NumberCourse TitleSections
LAT 1001Beginning Latin ISections [3]
LAT 3003Intermediate Latin ProseSections [2]
LAT 3993Directed StudiesSections [8]
LAT 4951WMajor ProjectSections [2]
LAT 5003Intermediate Latin Prose for Graduate Student ResearchSections [2]
LAT 5100Advanced ReadingSections [1]
LAT 5993Directed StudiesSections [8]
LAT 5994Directed ResearchSections [1]
LAT 5996Directed InstructionSections [1]

Spring 2018

Course NumberCourse TitleSections
CNES 1003World of RomeSections [1]
CNES 1042Greek and Roman MythologySections [5]
CNES 1042HHonors Course: Greek and Roman MythologySections [2]
CNES 1082Jesus in HistorySections [1]
CNES 1911Silencing the Gods: Divine & Human in Hebrew BibleSections [1]
CNES 3081WClassical Epic in TranslationSections [1]
CNES 3092Jesus in HistorySections [3]
CNES 3202Prophecy in Ancient IsraelSections [1]
CNES 3205Women, Gender, and the Hebrew BibleSections [1]
CNES 3504Apocalypticism, Cosmic Warfare & the Maccabees: Jewish Strategies of R...Sections [1]
CNES 3951WMajor ProjectSections [14]
CNES 3993Directed StudiesSections [1]
CNES 5993Directed StudiesSections [1]
CNES 5994Directed ResearchSections [1]
CNES 5996Directed InstructionSections [1]

There are no COPT courses available for Spring 2018.
Please see classinfo.umn.edu for more info.

Course NumberCourse TitleSections
GRK 1002Beginning Classical Greek IISections [1]
GRK 3004Intermediate Greek PoetrySections [1]
GRK 3993Directed StudiesSections [1]
GRK 4951WMajor ProjectSections [1]
GRK 5004Intermediate Greek Poetry for Graduate Student ResearchSections [1]
GRK 5100Advanced ReadingSections [1]
GRK 5701Prose CompositionSections [1]
GRK 5993Directed StudiesSections [1]
GRK 5994Directed ResearchSections [1]
GRK 5996Directed InstructionSections [1]
Course NumberCourse TitleSections
HEBR 1002Beginning Hebrew IISections [1]
HEBR 1102Beginning Biblical Hebrew IISections [1]
HEBR 3012Intermediate Hebrew IISections [1]
HEBR 3951WMajor ProjectSections [1]
HEBR 3980Directed InstructionSections [1]
HEBR 3993Directed StudiesSections [1]
HEBR 4002Beginning Hebrew II for Graduate Student ResearchSections [1]
HEBR 4012Intermediate Hebrew II for Graduate Student ResearchSections [1]
HEBR 4105Beginning Biblical Hebrew II for Graduate Student ResearchSections [1]
HEBR 5992Directed ReadingsSections [1]
Course NumberCourse TitleSections
LAT 1002Beginning Latin IISections [3]
LAT 3004Intermediate Latin PoetrySections [2]
LAT 3993Directed StudiesSections [1]
LAT 4951WMajor ProjectSections [1]
LAT 5004Intermediate Latin Poetry for Graduate ResearchSections [2]
LAT 5200Advanced Reading in Later LatinSections [1]
LAT 5701Latin Prose CompositionSections [1]
LAT 5993Directed StudiesSections [1]
LAT 5994Directed ResearchSections [1]
LAT 5996Directed InstructionSections [1]