Modern Greek Major

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Modern Greek Major Under Semesters

The B.A. in Modern Greek requires 30 credit hours to complete, excluding prerequisites.  Required coursework consists of 2 courses (6 credit hours) in advanced Modern Greek (MG4001 and MG4002), one Culture Requirement, and at least 7 courses (21 credit hours) chosen from courses in Modern Greek and approved by the major advisor.  Of these 21 credit hours, no more than 2 courses may be taken with a strong Modern Greek component in an allied field (History, Theater, or Linguistics) and must be selected in consultation and approved by the major advisor. 

Prerequisites (13 credit hours):
    
     Modern Greek 1101  Elementary Modern Greek (5 cr)
     Modern Greek 1102  Intermediate Modern Greek I (5 cr)
     Modern Greek 1103  Intermediate Modern Greek II (3 cr)

Required Courses (30 credit hours):

  • Language Requirement (6 credit hours):

      Modern Greek 4001  Advanced Modern Greek I (3 cr)
      Modern Greek 4002  Advanced Modern Greek II (3 cr)

  • Culture Requirement (3 credit hours):

      Modern Greek 2000  Athens: The Modern City (3)
      Modern Greek 2100  Greece and Beyond: The Crossing of Borders Through Film (3)
      Modern Greek 2367 Reading and Writing About Issues in Greek-American Society and Culture (3)
      Modern Greek 2410  Culture of Contemporary Greece (3)
      Modern Greek 2410H  Honors Culture of Contemporary Greece (3)
      Modern Greek 2500H  Honors Greek Identities: Ancient and Modern (3)
      Modern Greek 2680  Folklore of Contemporary Greece (3)
      Modern Greek 3710  Modern Greek Literature in Translation (3)

  • At least 7 courses (21 credit hours) from the following:

      Modern Greek 2000    Athens: The Modern City (3)
      Modern Greek 2100    Greece and Beyond: The Crossing of Borders Through Film (3)
      Modern Greek 2240H  Travels to Greece: The Search for the Cultural Ideal (3)
      Modern Greek 2367 Reading and Writing About Issues in Greek-American Society and Culture (3)
      Modern Greek 2410    Culture of Contemporary Greece (3)
      Modern Greek 2410H  Honors Culture of Contemporary Greece (3)
      Modern Greek 2500H  Honors Greek Identities: Ancient and Modern (3)
      Modern Greek 2680    Folklore of Contemporary Greece (3)
      Modern Greek 3200    Greece-United States Passages: Studies in Transnationalism
      Modern Greek 3570    CLLC Radio (3)
      Modern Greek 3710    Modern Greek Literature in Translation (3)
      Modern Greek 4998    Research (1-3)
      Modern Greek 4998H  Honors Research (1-3)
      Modern Greek 4999    Thesis Research (1-6)
      Modern Greek 4999H Honors Thesis Research (1-6)
      Modern Greek 5000    Modern Greek Language and Literature (3)
      Modern Greek 5010    Advanced Studies in Modern Greek Language and Culture (1-3)
      Modern Greek 5193    Individual Studies (1-3)
      Modern Greek 5194    Group Studies (1-3)
      Modern Greek 5210    Studies in Modern Greek Literature (3)
      Modern Greek 5510    Contemporary Greek Prose (3)
      Modern Greek 5520    Contemporary Greek Poetry (3)
      Modern Greek 5797    Study at a Foreign University (1-9)

No more than 2 courses may be taken with a strong Modern Greek component in an allied field (History, Theater, or Linguistics) and must be selected in consultation and approved by the major advisor.