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Major and Minor Requirements - Classical Civilization
The Classical Civilization Major

The Classical Civilization Major

Note: The grade point average of the coursework comprising the major must be no less than 2.00 with no course grade below C- (1.7).

Nine units, including:

CLSC 306 The Classical Tradition (or approved CLSC substitute)

CLCV 498 Major Seminar

Seven units selected from courses offered by the Department of Classical Studies or approved courses in related fields

The Classical Civilization Minor

The Classical Civilization Minor

Note: No course grade below C- (1.7) will count toward the minor.

Five units selected from courses offered by the Department of Classical Studies (excluding courses in Greek and Latin) or approved courses in related fields, of which three must be in the Department of Classical Studies.

Students are expected to fulfill all prerequisites necessary for courses within the major or minor. Prerequisites do not count toward the major or minor unless otherwise noted.

Approved Courses

Approved Courses in Related Fields for the Classical Civilization Major or Minor

ANTH 101 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

ARTH 121 Survey I: Prehistory through the Middle Ages

ARTH 211 Byzantine Art and Architecture

ARTH 309 Image and Icon in Medieval Art

ARTH 310 Late Antique and Early Christian Art

ARTH 312 Medieval Art in Western Europe, 8th-15th Centuries

ARTH 315 Art of the Italian Renaissance

ARTH 316 Art in the Age of Reform

ARTH 322 Museum Studies

ENGL 234 Shakespeare

ENGL 301 Literature of the Middle Ages

ENGL 302 Literature of the English Renaissance

ENGL 304 Shakespeare

ENGL 308 Interdisciplinary Studies in the Middle Ages and Renaissance

HIST 221 Classical Greece

HIST 222 Hellenistic Greece and Republican Rome

HIST 223 The Roman Empire

HIST 225 Medieval Italy

HIST 227 High Middle Ages

PHIL 271 Ancient Greek Philosophy

PHIL 281 Philosophy of Art

PLSC 311 Classical Political Thought

RELG 200 Symbol, Myth and Ritual

RELG 230 The History of Israel

RELG 241 Introduction to the New Testament

RELG 243 Ancient Mediterranean Religions

RELG 258 Religion & the Medieval Imagination

RELG 331 The Hebrew Prophets

RELG 332 Hebrew and Christian Wisdom Literature

RELG 341 Peter, Paul, (Mary) and Mary

RELG 342 Whores, Dragons, and the Anti-Christ:Revelation and the Apocalyptic Imagination

RELG 347 Women in Early Christianity

RELG 360 Goddess Traditions Ancient and Modern

Other courses considered at the coordinator's discretion.