Session: Fall 2012

CLSA:1117:0EXZ (20E:017:EXZ)    The First Caesars
13 of 36 enrolled    

Completed

Subtitle: Julius Caesar to Nero
Sem. Hrs:

3

Delivery Mode: Self-paced/Web (GIS)
Admin:

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences


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General Catalog:

Introduction to history, politics, and personalities of the first Caesars, the Julio-Claudians (Julius Caesar, Augustus, Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius, and Nero); conditions of the Roman social and political system that led to the Caesars; character of each emperor; changes each brought about in that system; primary and secondary sources. 

Description:

This course is an introduction to the history, politics and personalities of the first Caesars, the Julio-Claudians: Julius Caesar, Augustus, Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius and Nero. Students will examine the conditions of the Roman social and political system that led to the Caesars, the personality and quirks of each individual emperors, and the changes that each brought about in that system.

  • This is a Guided Independent Study (self-paced) Course. You have the option of utilizing two academic terms to complete GIS courses.
  • Completion of this course requires Internet access.

IMPORTANT: You must complete a minimum amount of coursework (stated in the course syllabus) by the end of the fall semester to receive a grade of Incomplete and continue working on this course. If you do not meet the minimum requirement you will receive a grade of F at the end of the fall semester.

This section is offered through the Division of Continuing Education (DCE). Visit the Course Overview Page for more details. New or returning students unable to register directly on ISIS click here to proceed. Contact DCE at 319-335-2575 or dce-registration@uiowa.edu for assistance.

Approved GE:
None
Prerequisites:

None

Requirements:

None

Corequisites:

None

Recommendations:

None

Restrictions:

None

Time and Location:
WWW/Guided Independent Study
Delivery Modes:
Self-paced/Web (GIS)
Delivery Tools:
ICON
Minimum Fee Hours:
3
Enrollments in this section for 0 - 3 will be charged as 3 semester hours
Course Fees:
None
Repeatable:

No

Grading Instructions:

None

Instructors:
John Finamore (Course Supervisor) , Jason Osborne (Primary Instructor)
Textbooks and Materials:
The following textbook and material information is for planning purposes only and could be modified. Final textbook information will be available four weeks before the start of the semester. Please check then to finalize your textbook and material purchases:

Cross References
(i.e. Also offered as):
None
Co-Existing Sections
(i.e. Separate sections meeting in the same room):
None
Management Type:
DCE GIS Course (EX*)
Department:
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Department: Classics ( Website     |   General catalog   )
Interim Chair: Robert Ketterer

Address: 210 Jefferson Building  (JB)
 
Phone:
+1 (319)- 335 - 2323

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