Requirements for a Minor in Latin

The Classics Department awards a minor for advanced studies in Latin to full-time, degree-candidate students not majoring in Classics.


The Latin Minor requires five courses

CL206 Intermediate Latin II

Four courses in Latin beyond the intermediate level. An approved literature or culture and civilization course may be substituted for one of the Latin courses.

A minimum average of "C+" must be earned in the five courses for the minor. No course will be accepted in which a grade below "C" is assigned.

A comprehensive examination administered by the department.

Further information on the acceptance of advanced language courses taken in overseas programs may be obtained from the director of the Latin Minor.


Courses which fulfill the Latin Minor

CL206 Intermediate Latin II

select four

CL321 Latin Prose Composition I
CL322 Latin Prose Composition II
CL323 Vergil
CL324 Cicero
CL325 Ovid
CL330 Roman Epic Poets
CL331 Roman Comedy
CL332 Roman Lyric Poets
CL333 Roman Elegiac Poets
CL334 Roman Satire
CL336 Roman Philosophy
CL340 Silver Age Latin
CL341 Roman Historiography- Republican
CL342 Roman Historiography- Imperial
CL346 Post Classical Latin
CL350 Latin Special Topics
CL450 Latin Seminar
* substitution option choose one (✓)

CL210 Ancient Art and Architecture
CL222 Classical Mythology: Gods
CL223 Classical Mythology: Heroes
CL231 Survey of Greek Literature
CL232 Survey of Latin Literature
CL250 Classics Special Topics
CL258 Etymologies: Words and Word Power
CL260 Ancient Law
CL261 Ancient Athletics
CL262 War and Culture in the Ancient World
CL275 Introduction to Archaeology
CL277 The Archaeology of Greece
CL278 The Archaeology of Rome
CL280 Archaeological Fieldwork
CL281 Study Tour
HI 311 History of Greece
HI 312 History of Rome
TH110 Gospels
TH115 The Writings of St. Paul
TH280 Early Church