Classics Major

Latin Concentration

The Latin concentration requires at least 30 major credit hours (15 credit hours of required courses and 15 credit hours of electives). All courses are 3 credit hours unless otherwise noted.

Prerequisites (11 credit hours - does not count toward total major credit hours)

Latin 1101 - Elementary Latin I (4)

Latin 1102 - Intermediate Latin I (4)

Latin 1103 - Intermediate Latin II

Required Courses (15 credit hours)

At least 3 courses (9 credit hours) at or above the 2000-level.

Latin 2101 - Cicero

Latin 2102 - Vergil

Latin 2103 - Roman Historians

Latin 2104 - Ovid

Latin 2105 - Latin Lyric

Latin 2106 - Roman Comedy

At least 2 courses (6 credit hours) at the 5000-level.

Latin 5011 - Roman Epic Poetry

Latin 5012 - Roman Lyric and Erotic Poetry

Latin 5013 - Roman Historians

Latin 5014 - Roman Drama

Latin 5015 - Roman Oratory and Rhetorical Theory

Latin 5016 - Roman Philosophy

Latin 5017 - Roman Satire and Novel

Latin 5018 - Post-Classical Latin

Latin 5030 - Special Topics in Latin Literature

Latin 5797 - Study at a Foreign Institution (1-9)

Electives (15 credit hours)

At least 5 courses (15 credit hours) at or above the 2000-level are to be selected in consultation with and approved by the major advisor from Latin or from appropriate courses in Classics, History (Ancient History), History of Art (Greek, Roman, or Byzantine Art), Philosophy (Ancient Philosophy), or Theatre (Ancient History of Theatre).
*A maximum of 3 courses from outside the Department of Classics may count as electives toward the major.
Please run your Degree Audit Report in Buckeye Link to view courses that meet the elective course major requirements.