Classical and Medieval Studies Minor

Requirements

Required Courses: (18 Credits)

Because this minor is multidisciplinary, to satisfy requirements students must select courses in philosophy and at least three other disciplines.  For further information about this minor, see Chair of Philosophy and Religious Studies.

Choose ONE of the following Philosophy courses: (3)

PHI 113Ancient Philosophy

3 credits

PHI 224Medieval Philosophy

3 credits

Choose TWO courses in either Art History, History, Literature, or Women's Studies: (6)

ART 102Art History: Ancient through Gothic Art

3 credits

ART 201Art History: Ancient Greek Art

3 credits

ART 203Art History: Ancient Roman Art

3 credits

ART 204Art History: Medieval Art

3 credits

HIS 114WThe European Experience: The Ancient World

3 credits

HIS 114SThe European Experience: Church, State and Society in Medieval Europe

3 credits

HIS 196CHistory of Ancient and Medieval Africa

3 credits

LIT 211Literature I

3 credits

WS 220The Medieval Woman

3 credits

Students may substitute a classical language course, GRK 101 Elementary Classical Greek or LAT 101 Elementary Classical Latin I, for a course in ART, HIS, LIT, or WS.

Choose THREE courses from the following: (9)

[may include ART 201, ART 203, or ART 204]

ENG 301History of the English Language

3 credits

HIS 225The World of the Middle Ages: Byzantium

3 credits

HIS 226The World of the Middle Ages: The West

3 credits

HIS 297CTopic: Rome's Golden Age: The Late Republic and Early Empire

3 credits

HIS 227JTopic: The Crusades

3 credits

HIS 330Barbarian Europe: 300 - 1000 A.D.

3 credits

LIT 330Greek and Roman Literature in Translation

3 credits

LIT 350Comparative Medieval Literature

3 credits

LIT 361Chaucer

3 credits

RES 201Great Ideas in Western Religious Thought

3 credits

RES 231The Bible: Hebrew Scriptures (Old Testament)

3 credits

RES 232The Bible: Christian Scriptures (New Testament)

3 credits

Substitutions of new courses or independent studies in classical or medieval studies are possible. Students may also substitute a 6 credit INT course combining any two from ART; HISTORY; LITERATURE; PHILOSOPHY; RELIGIOUS STUDIES or WOMEN’S STUDIES. Examples might include: The Classical World; The Medieval World; Monsters, Maidens and Mayhem: Love, Lust and War in the Middle Ages; Ancient World Empires: From Alexander to Augustus. Substitutions must be approved by the Classical & Medieval Studies Committee.

Total Credit Hours: 18

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