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College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Modern and Classical Language Studies

109 Satterfield Hall
Tel: 330-672-2150

The Classics minor is for students who wish to study classical antiquity both in terms of language and cultural studies.


Attribute Legend: DD Diversity–Domestic; DG Diversity–Global; ELR Experiential Learning; KAD Kent Core Additional; KBS Kent Core Basic Sciences; KCM Kent Core Composition; KFA Kent Core Fine Arts: KHU Kent Core Humanities; KMC Kent Core Mathematics and Critical Reasoning; KSS Kent Core Social Sciences; WIC Writing Intensive

Please read the sections in the University Catalog on Kent Core, diversity, writing-intensive and the experiential learning requirements.

Attribute Course Title Credits Min. Grade
  CLAS 21201 English Words from Classical Elements 3  
KHU/DG CLAS 21404 The Greek Achievement 3  
KHU/DG CLAS 21405 The Roman Achievement 3  
  Classical Culture Courses: choose from the following: 9  
  CLAS 21406 Sport and Ancient Daily Life (3)    
  CLAS 41005 History of Ancient Greece (3)    
  CLAS 41006 Roman History (3)    
ELR CLAS 41092 Field Experience: Travel Study in Classics (1-4)    
  CLAS 41095 Special Topics in Classics (3)    
  CLAS 41096 Individual Investigation (1-3)    
  CLAS 41097 Colloquium in Classics (3)    
  CLAS 41301 Classical Mythology (3)    
WIC/ELR CLAS 41304 Latin Literature in Translation (3)    
  CLAS 41305 Classical Literary Genre Studies (3)    
  CLAS 41401 Greek Archaeology and Art (3)    
  CLAS 41402 Roman Archaeology and Art (3)    
  CLAS 41404 Ancient Christianities (3)    
WIC/ELR CLAS 41503 Greek Literature in Translation (3)    
  MCLS 30420 Foreign Languages and Culture Studies (3)    
  Greek Course at the 30000-40000 level (3)    
  Latin Course at the 30000-40000 level (3)    


Graduation Requirements:

  1. Minimum cumulative 2.000 GPA
  2. Students must complete at least two upper-division courses in the minor at Kent State on a graded basis (A-F).