World Mythology

  • Course Number(s): L403311
    Length: 1 Semester (2 Credits)
    Prerequisits: None
    Grade: 10-12

    Students explore mythology – the study of traditional legends and stories passed down by oral tradition. Students study the myths of a number of cultures as the cultures struggled imaginatively with basic questions of the origin of life, of evil, and of the universe itself. Students investigate myths of the ancient cultures of Greece, Rome, Africa, Asia, and the Americas.