HTY 402: Roman History
Instructor: Joshua Walton
Course Number: 84238
Days and Time: MWF, 1:00 – 1:50 p.m.
Location: Stevens Hall 375
Description: The rise of ancient Rome from a small Italian town to mistress of the Mediterranean. Problems of excessive greatness including failure of a city-state republic to rule a vast empire and triumph of Caesarism. Covers the establishment of the “Roman Peace” under the emperors, “Christianization” and problem of the “Decline of Rome”.
General Education Requirements: This course satisfies no general education requirements.
Prerequisites: Three credits in History.