To read about Beloit’s Fall 2020 plans, visit our Back at Beloit information site.

Classical Mythology

From the wrath of Achilles to the Golden Bough, this class examines how ancient civilizations used mythology to make sense of their world. Students develop skills in literary and contextual analysis while investigating the intellectual traditions of myth and its role in intercultural exchange. The class also focuses on how the study of the ancient world can help us understand and appreciate our own modern mythologies. Taught in English.

Course Number

GLAM 100 B1

Course Number (Cross Listing 1)

CRIS 142 B1


Hadavas, Constantine T.





Course Format

in person

Course Format Description

At least one remote asynchronous meeting each week. Synchronous discussion sessions, including movie showings and art (“slide”) presentations 3-4x a week that require in-person attendance.

Time Slot

Mid Afternoon



This site uses cookies to improve your experience. Read our Web Privacy Policy for more information.

Got it! ×