Major in Classical Studies

Graduation Requirements:

In addition to the program requirements listed below, students must also satisfy the Bachelor of Arts degree requirements, which include regulations on first year and subject maximum and breadth requirements.

Program Requirements:

Students will need to achieve a minimum 60% average in the 36 credits presented for the Major in Classical Studies.

Students must complete CLAS 1006 and CLAS 1007 with a minimum grade of 60% in each.

Students must complete 36 credits in the Major as follows:
CLAS 1006 Greek Civilization 3 cr.
CLAS 1007 Roman Civilization 3 cr.
One of:   3 cr.
CLAS 2416 The History of Ancient Greece: From the Bronze Age to the Death of Cleopatra  
CLAS 2417 The History of Ancient Rome: From the Beginning to the Barbarian Invasions  
One of:   3 cr.
CLAS 2426 Famous Figures of Ancient Greece  
CLAS 2427 Famous Figures of Ancient Rome  
Two of:   6 cr.
CLAS 2306 The Greek Historians  
CLAS 2307 The Roman Historians  
CLAS 2316 Introduction to Ancient Greek Literature in Translation  
CLAS 2317 Introduction to Roman Literature in Translation  
CLAS 3326 Greek Drama and Theatre  
CLAS 3327 Roman Comedy  
CLAS Upper level courses or courses cross-listed with Classical Studies 18 cr.

Breadth Requirements and Electives:

ACAD 1601   3 cr.
Social Science and/or Professional Studies 6 cr.
Science   6 cr.


Students may complete an Honours BA double major if they obtain an overall average of 70% in each Major, and complete an additional three credits (minimum) at the 4000 level in each Major. Please refer to the Degree Requirement section for further information.

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