Minor in Classical Archaeology

Prior to the Class of 2018

Prerequisite: CLST 6.

Requirments:

  • Two courses in ancient history selected from CLST 11, CLST 14, CLST 15, CLST 17, CLST 18, or CLST 19.
  • Four courses in Classical archaeology: (CLST 24-26).

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 and CLST 31 respectively).

Beginning with the Class of 2019

Prerequisite: CLST 6, to provide an overview of the chronology and geography of the Classical world, and to introduce students to the methodologies of archaeology.

Requirements:

  • Four courses in Classical archaeology selected from CLST 12, 20-26, 30. Students are encouraged to study the archaeology of both Greece and Rome. CLST 12 is a topics course that can be taken more than once when different subjects are offered.
  • One course in ancient history, selected from CLST 11, 14, 15, 17, 18, 19. Tiris course helps establish a general knowledge of ancient Greek and Roman history and introduces students to historical methodologies.

Participation in either of the Department's two Foreign Study Programs will meet the requirements for two of the above 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. (Three courses can be counted by participation in both the Greece and Rome FSP programs.)