Minor in Classical Studies

Prior to the Class of 2018

Prerequisite: One course selected from Classical Studies 01 through 05, LAT 03, GRK 03.

Requirements:

  • Two courses in ancient history selected from CLST 11's, 14, 15, 17, 18 and 19 and CLST 30's.
  • Two courses in Classical archaeology: one in Greek archaeology (CLST 20 through 26) and one in Roman archaeology (Classical Studies 24-26).
  • Two courses in Classical languages and literature selected from: CLST 2 through CLST 5, CLST 10's, exclusive of the course selected as a prerequisite; courses in Greek or Latin numbered 10 or higher (excluding GRK 11).
  • Participation in either of the Department's two Foreign Study Programs will meet the requirements for two of the above six courses, one in archaeology and one in history (CLST 30's and CLST 31 respectively)

Beginning with the Class of 2019

Prerequisite: One course selected from Classical Studies 1, 4, 6; Latin 3; Greek 3. This course provides an introduction to ancient Greece and Rome and the methodologies scholars employ in studying these cultures.

Requirements:

  • Two courses in ancient history selected from Classical Studies 11, 14, 15, 17, 18, 19, 31. These courses establish a general knowledge of ancient Greek and Roman history and introduce students to historical methodologies. CLST 11 is a topics course that can be taken more than once when different subjects are offered.
  • Two courses in Classical archaeology selected from Classical Studies 12, 20-26, 30. These courses establish a general knowledge of ancient Greek and Roman material culture and introduce students to archaeological methodologies. CLST 12 is a topics course that can be taken more than once when different subjects are offered.
  • Two courses in Classical literature, philosophy, and religion (exclusive of the courses identified as prerequisites), selected from Classical Studies 2-5, 10; courses in Greek or Latin numbered 10 or higher (excluding Greek 11); Philosophy 11. These courses establish a general knowledge of languages, literature, and systems of thought in ancient Greece and Rome and introduce students to the methodologies used in studying that subject matter. These courses establish a general knowledge of languages, literature, and systems of thought in ancient Greece and Rome and introduce students to the methodologies used in studying that subject matter. CLST 10, Greek 30, and Latin 22, 24, 26, 30 are topics courses that can be taken more than once when different subjects are offered.

Participation in either of the Department's two Foreign Study Programs will meet the requirements for two of the above six courses, one in ancient history and one in Classical archaeology. No more than two courses from any single Classics Foreign Study Program may count towards the minor. (Four courses can be counted by participation in both the Greek and Rome FSP programs.)