Classical Studies

Minor in Classical Studies at Western

27 Credits

Contact Information

Faculty Advisor - Eduardo Engelsing

Miller Hall 122E

360-650-7964

Modern and Classical Languages Department Office

Miller Hall 223

360-650-3918

How to Declare (Admission and Declaration Process):

Make an appointment with the Classical Studies faculty advisor.

When meeting with the advisor, you should bring:

An "Official Declaration of Minor" form (available at the Department Office)

Documentation for any study-abroad credits earned

Grade Requirements

A grade of C- or better is required for a student's major or minor courses, and supporting courses for majors and minors. A GPA of 2.50 or above in minor courses is required.

Requirements

❑ CLST 260 - Masterworks of Ancient Greek Literature

❑ CLST 270 - Literature of Rome and Her Empire

❑ CLST 350 - Greek Mythology

❑ Select 15 credits from:

  • CLST 450 - Topics in Classical Studies
  • HIST 312 - History of Ancient Greece
  • HIST 313 - History of Ancient Rome
  • HIST 410 - The First Cities: Urbanization in the Ancient World
  • PHIL 364 - History of Philosophy: Ancient Philosophy
  • A/HI 220 - Visual Culture in the Ancient World
  • A/HI 221 - Visual Culture in Medieval Europe

 

A maximum of one course from the following may be used toward the 15 credits:

  • LAT 101 - Elementary Latin
  • LAT 102 - Elementary Latin
  • LAT 103 - Elementary Latin
  • GREK 101 - Elementary Greek
  • GREK 102 - Elementary Greek
  • GREK 103 - Elementary Greek