CCE303 – Great Books: Readings in Western Literature


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Students will read some of the great works of Western literature in this course (The Odyssey, Julius Caesar, Beowulf, etc.) and focus on understanding the theme and significance to enable students to better participate in the “Great Conversation” of ideas.

3 credits

Books required for this course:

  • The Odyssey by Homer
  • The Oresteia by Aeschylus (ISBN#9780140443332)
  • Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare (ISBN#9780486268767)
  • Beowulf (ISBN#9780486272641)
  • Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (ISBN#9780345277602)
  • The Inferno by Dante Alighieri (ISBN#9781593080518)
  • Macbeth by William Shakespeare (ISBN#9780486278025)