Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019


World Languages and Cultures (WLC) with a concentration in Classics (WLCL)

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

8 Semester Plan

120 Credit Hours

CIP Code: 16.0101

College of Arts & Sciences


Concentration Description

The Classics concentration is an interdisciplinary humanities field. We provide instruction in the Greek and Latin languages and in the Greek and Roman civilization, literature, mythology and religion. Faculty offer courses in diverse aspects of the Greek and Roman world and mentor students in the acquisition of specific applied skills through their studies. The Classics section combines the intimacy of a small liberal arts college with the wide-ranging educational and professional possibilities of a large state university. This concentration is of special interest to students who wish to teach Latin and Greek at the pre-college level, and to those who plan graduate study in a humanistic discipline including law and medicine.

Total Major Hours: 30-31 Hours

Major Core - 6 Hours

Concentration Core Courses - 18-19 Hours

  • CLT 3370 Gods, Heroes and Monsters in the Ancient World
  • Student chooses one of two language tracks in either Latin or Greek:
    • Required courses for the Latin Track (16 credit hours):
    • Required courses for the Greek Track (15 credit hours):
      • GRE 1120 Beginning Classical Greek I
      • GRE 1121 Beginning Classical Greek II
      • GRE 2220 Intermediate Classical Greek
      • GRW 3502 Survey of Greek Literature: Plato’s Republic

Concentration Elective Courses - 6 Hours

  • Student chooses any two courses (six credit hours) with a CLA or CLT prefix, that has not been used for another requirement with the major and/or concentration.

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