UMD: A Globally Connected University

CLAS308G/ARTH369D/CLAS688G: Greek and Roman Culture in Context

Virutal, Virtual
Program Type: 
Maryland Virtual
Credit Type: 
Non-UMD Students Eligible to Apply: 
Graduate Students Eligible to Apply: 
EA Advisor: 
Maria Barra

GCThis introductory course will examine the ancient Greeks and Romans in Italy through investigation of significant sites, monuments and museum collections in Rome and the Bay of Naples area. The essence of the course is virtual site visits that bring students into contact with original artifacts and monuments through which we may understand these ancient cultures. Watch this short video clip to learn more!

UMD and non-UMD freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students (MA students only) are eligible. Register in Testudo for the following three credit course:

This course will include a blend of synchronous and asynchronous learning (check Testudo for more details). The last day to cancel registration is January 3 for a 100% refund and January 4 for a 80% refund.

The Non-UMD undergraduate application is due by November 10th. Non-UMD graduate students or professionals will need to apply to the UMD Graduate School to participate in this course.

Dr. Crispin Corrado is teaching this course and is a classical archaeologist specializing in Roman art. She received her Ph.D. at Brown University, and an MA in Art History and BA in Classics from the University of Chicago. Dr. Corrado is currently a faculty member at a number of American institutions in Rome and she has lived in Rome for over ten years. If you are interested in this course but do not meet the eligibility requirements, reach out to Dr. Crispin Corrado to discuss your interest. For general questions, please contact EA Short-term Programs.

Tuition: Undergraduate, per credit rate MD-in State Resident $367
Out-of-State Resident $1,456
Tuition: Graduate, per credit rate MD-in State Resident  $731
Out-of-State Resident  $1,625
Winter Fee Winter Session $100

Costs listed above are calculated based on the university’s standard tuition and fee rates for winter 2021.