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Courses in Rome may vary from year to year. You will receive a final course list and schedule after program acceptance, prior to registration; you will register for courses prior to departure for Rome. Some courses have pre-requisites, which are outlined in the course descriptions. Classes at Temple Rome are held Monday through Thursday evening, and have varying schedules. Several classes having mandatory excursions or experiences on select Fridays, Saturdays and/or Sundays. All course dates and meeting times will be included in the finalized course schedule in Banner.

Many classes have additional course fees, that are included in students' final bills after the add/drop period in Rome. A complete list of current course fees can be found on the semester's cost sheet

Use the filters below to search for courses currently scheduled for a particular semester. 

Art History
Course Title Course Number Semester(s) Scheduled Description Notes
The History of Art in Rome (Non-TU students) 1003 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 Weekly class lectures and on-site visits provide a survey of Roman art from the Etruscan through the Baroque periods, from the founding of the... read more »

Cultural Heritage Preservation 2005 Fall 2023, Spring 2023 Globalism and the international expansion of heritage tourism coupled with 21st century challenges, such as sustainability, natural disasters,... read more »

Roman Art and Archaeology 2105 Fall 2023 From a group of thatched huts on the banks of the Tiber River, to a wall built to keep the Picts out of England; from the marble temples to the... read more »

Masters of Renaissance Art 2321 Spring 2024, Spring 2023 This course will explore the construction of artistic identity and style from the mid-fifteenth century to the early-seventeenth century through... read more »

English
Course Title Course Number Semester(s) Scheduled Description Notes
Myth and Symbol 2014 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 A study of certain literary ideas and patterns that have persisted from ancient times to the present in varying forms. Readings may begin with... read more »

Greek and Roman Classics
Course Title Course Number Semester(s) Scheduled Description Notes
The Art of Sacred Spaces for Non-TU students 2000 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 Where do people go to communicate with the divine? Explore with us where and how people of the many different cultures of the Greco-Roman world... read more »

The City of Rome 2004 Spring 2024, Spring 2023 "The City of Rome" examines the features and development of the physical world of the ancient Romans. Beginning with the earliest evidence for... read more »

Classical Greek and Roman Mythology 2011 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 An overview of the major myths of Greek and Roman antiquity including appropriate gods, heroes and heroines, and the stories told about them. The... read more »

Ancient Roman Historians 3312 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 This course will survey Roman history from the founding of Rome in the 8th century BCE through the fall of Rome in the 5th century CE. A major... read more »

Greek [Ancient]
Course Title Course Number Semester(s) Scheduled Description Notes
Ancient Greek 3 2001 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 Readings in Ancient Greek prose, usually Greek oratory (political or legal) or a short work by Plato.

Ancient Greek 4 2002 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 Readings in Ancient Greek poetry, usually Homeric epic.

Readings in Greek Literature II 3002 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 Arranged each semester. Please contact Education Abroad for details.

Readings in Greek Literature I 3096 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 Arranged each semester. Please contact Education Abroad for details.

History
Course Title Course Number Semester(s) Scheduled Description Notes
World War II 2812 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 This course offers a survey of World War II, the largest and most destructive armed conflict in human history, with coverage of its causes and... read more »

Roman History 3312 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 This survey of Roman History begins with the foundation of Rome in the 8th century B.C. and ends with the founding of the Christian capital of the... read more »

Modern Italy – From Napoleon to Hitler 3353 Fall 2023 The formation and consolidation of a centralized Italian state—known as the Risorgimento— occurred relatively late in the history of European nation-... read more »

International Business
Course Title Course Number Semester(s) Scheduled Description Notes
Fundamentals of European Business 2503 Spring 2024, Spring 2023 This course offers an overview of the European business environment, highlighting its specific challenges and business opportunities. This course... read more »

Special Topics: Social Justice and Business 3580 Spring 2024, Spring 2023 Orthodox business specialists proclaim that it is fundamentally subversive to suggest that businesses can and should be run with “social justice” in... read more »

Italian
Course Title Course Number Semester(s) Scheduled Description Notes
Intermediate Italian I 2001 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 Using a variety of texts, the students will gradually broaden their vocabulary and understanding of culture, learn to organize ideas both in speaking... read more »

Intermediate Italian II 2002 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 A continuation of Italian 2001, the course further develops students' communicative proficiency and encourages them to communicate confidently,... read more »

Composition I: Italian Composition and Conversation 2096 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 Intensive work on communicative skills in speaking and writing. Students will expand their ability to express themselves conversationally both by... read more »

Special Topics: Italian through Art History 3020 Fall 2023 Topics vary each semester. Contact Education Abroad for more information. This course is taught in Italian.

Italian Culture and Civilization 3201 Fall 2023 Depending on the expertise(s) of the teacher and the interests of the students, this multi-disciplinary course will cover major historical and... read more »

Italian in the City 3202 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 This course is designed for students who wish to refine their Italian language skills and learn about contemporary Italian culture and society while... read more »

Topics in Italian Literature: Italian Migrant Literature 4130 Spring 2024, Spring 2023 This course is designed for students of Italian to concentrate on one period of literature or a particular topic in Italian literature. We are... read more »

Topics in Italian Cinema and Literature: Italian Culture through Film (in Italian) 4240 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 This course is designed to deepen understanding of Italian culture, ethnicity, and universal themes as they are portrayed in Italian film and... read more »

Latin
Course Title Course Number Semester(s) Scheduled Description Notes
Latin 2 1002 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 Beginning courses in Latin, with basic grammar and readings.

Latin 3 2001 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 Readings in Latin prose and poetry.

Latin 4 2002 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 Readings in Latin prose and poetry.

Readings in Latin Literature II 3002 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 Arranged each semester. Works studied include those by Ovid or Petronius. Readings are in Latin. Interested students may consult Education Abroad for... read more »

Readings in Latin Literature I 3096 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 Arranged each semester. Please consult with Education Abroad for details.

Special Topics in Latin 4000 Fall 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2023 Selected readings in Latin literature.

Sociology
Course Title Course Number Semester(s) Scheduled Description Notes
Special Topics: Immigration, Race, and Identity in Contemporary Italy 2130 Fall 2023, Spring 2024 As immigrants, asylum seekers, and refugees move “within” and across Italian urban borders, they impact the familiar, inciting an array of responses... read more »