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Watch a preview:chapter 1 / lesson 1Homer of Ancient Greece: Mythology & Poetry
Course SummaryWork through this comprehensive study guide course to review the epic Greek poem, ''The Iliad.'' The course's short literature lessons and self-assessment quizzes can help you improve your understanding of this epic poem for exams, essays, class assignments and homework.
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- Comprehensive test covering all topics
- Detailed video explanations for wrong answers
Who's It For?
Anyone who needs help reviewing The Iliad quickly will benefit from taking this course. You will be able to grasp the subject matter faster, retain critical knowledge longer and earn better grades. You're in the right place if you:
- Need an efficient way to learn about The Iliad
- Learn best with engaging auditory and visual tools
- Want an organized resource to help study for an exam
- Feel overwhelmed trying to memorize large amounts of information
- Struggle to identify the most important facts in your literature class
How It Works:
- Complete all lessons in the course to learn important information.
- Review lessons as needed to strengthen your comprehension.
- Refer to the important lesson topics to reinforce your learning.
- Test your knowledge with lesson quizzes and chapter exams.
- Submit questions to one of our instructors for personalized support if you need extra help.
Why It Works:
- Study Efficiently: Review only the information you need to know.
- Retain What You Learn: Engaging instruction and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
- Be Ready on Test Day: Use The Iliad final exam to be prepared.
- Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any literature question. They're here to help!
- Study With Flexibility: View lessons on any web-ready device.
In this course, you'll cover these key topics:
- The historical and literary context of The Iliad
- A comprehensive literary analysis of The Iliad and its major themes
- Literary devices used in The Iliad
- The poem's Greek god, Achaean and Trojan characters
- Comprehensive chapter summaries from The Iliad
- Important quotes and character quotes from the poem
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