3 Tutorials that teach Ancient Greece
Take your pick:
Ancient Greece

Ancient Greece

Author: Aleisha Olson

This lesson will present an overview of Ancient Greece.

See More
Introduction to Art History

Picture this:
Our Intro to Art History Course is only $329.

Sophia's online courses help save you money, while earning credits that are eligible for transfer to over 2,000 colleges and universities.*


This lesson presents an overview of some aspects of ancient Greek culture, including religion.


Image of Map of Ancient Greece, Courtesy of the United States Military Academy Department of History, Public Domain, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Greecemap.gif.

  • "Man is the measure of all things"

    A statement made by the ancient Greek philosopher Protagoras often interpreted to mean that human beings, rather than the god, determine the ultimate value of all things in the world.

  • Zeus

    The Greek father of all the gods.

  • Poseidon

    The Greek god of the sea.

  • Athena

    The Greek goddess of wisdom.

  • Aphrodite

    The Greek goddess of love.