Ancient Mediterranean History
This full-year course provides a survey of the development of cultures in the Mediterranean region, tracing the growth of civilization, with an emphasis on primary sources. By reading many firsthand accounts of ancient authors, students will gain a deeper understanding of what life was like for the people of the Ancient Mediterranean world in their own words. This primary source material will be studied in the context of a clear chronological timeline and frequent map work.
This seminar-style class will explore the political, economic, social, and cultural achievements of the civilizations of the Ancient Mediterranean world from their origins through the fall of Rome. We will consider the development of these cultures over time, their place within their historical and geographical context, and their enduring legacies.
Fall 2020 Registration for this Course Opens on February 27.
Age Level: 14 - 18
Minimum Enrollment Required: 8
Maximum Class Size: 16
Tuition per Semester: $390
Early Registration Discount (before June 1): 10% off!
Class Meets: TBD
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Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Civilizations
The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Greece
The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Rome
Herodotus: The Histories