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Latin & Greek for Scientists
ONLINE COURSE: CLAS 2038OL, Course name: Latin & Greek for Scientists: Summer School. Class Component: Seminar. Class No 92236. Starts January
Ever wanted to dig a little deeper into the background of scientific terminology? Dissect and understand medical terms? Perhaps wondered where the word oxygen came from?
Summer School (January)
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Graduate Profile: Daniel McLeanAt the beginning of my Bachelor of Arts, I knew nothing about Classics. I thought that Seneca was just the absurd name of a character from the Hunger Games, that the Iliad was a tale about a horse, and that Xerxes the Great was a towering fiend, draped with jewels, and jaded by flattery, who […]Thu, 9 Mar 2017
Book available now: The PeripateticsAbout the Book The Peripatetics is the first book in English to provide a survey of this important philosophical tradition. It explores the development of Aristotle’s school (the Peripatos) from his immediate successors Theophrastus and Strato (4th-3rd c. BCE) to the work of the commentator Alexander of Aphrodisias (2nd c. AD). The book examines whether […]Mon, 20 Feb 2017
Welcome New Students! Events and AdviceWelcome new students to the Faculty of Arts! There will be many opportunities for you to get to know the campus and fellow students at the following events: Enrolment Advice Session: Thursday 9 February 2017, 9.30 am – 10.30 am, Ground Floor Napier, Go4. Facebook Event. Arts O’Week Welcome Party: Thursday 23 February 2017, 9.00 […]Tue, 31 Jan 2017