Skip to Navigation
    Texas Tech University
   
 
  Dec 10, 2017
 
 
    
2016-2017 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Languages and Cultures: Classics Specialization, B.A.


Return to College of Arts & Sciences Return to: College of Arts & Sciences

Contact information: Liz Hildebrand, Department of Classical and Modern Languages and Literatures, Box 42071, 254 Foreign Languages, 806.742.3146; CMLL Advising Center, 806.834.246

About the Languages and Cultures Bachelor's Programs


The Bachelor of Arts in Languages and Cultures consists of 33 hours at the 2000-level and above, including CMLL 2305 . As part of the required hours, each of the degree’s four specializations must include the following:

  • Classics – A minimum of 6 hours of 4000-level Classics courses
  • French – A minimum of four 4000-level French courses (12 hours)
  • German – A minimum of four 4000-level German courses (12 hours).
  • Russian Language and Area Studies – A minimum of 6 hours of 4000-level Russian courses

This major also requires 6 hours of writing intensive courses. Students must make a C or better in departmental courses to be eligible for graduation.

Recommended Sample Curriculum


First Year


Fall


Total: 15

Spring


Total: 15

Second Year


Fall


  • GRK or LAT 2301 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • English Literature (2000 Level) 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • Life & Physical Sciences Elective 4 Semester Credit Hours *
  • MATH Elective (1000 Level) 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • CLAS (2000 or 3000 Level) 3 Semester Credit Hours
Total: 16

Spring


  • GRK or LAT 2301 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • English Literature (2000 Level) 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • Life & Physical Sciences Elective 4 Semester Credit Hours *
  •  

  • MATH Elective (1000 Level) 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • OR

  • PHIL 2310 - Logic 3 Semester Credit Hours
  •  

  • CLAS (3000 Level) 3 Semester Credit Hours
Total: 16

Third Year


Fall


  • Creative Arts Elective 3 Semester Credit Hours *
  • POLS 1301 - American Government, Organization 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • Minor Elective (1000 or 2000 Level) 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • CLAS (3000 Level) 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • Oral Communication Elective 3 Semester Credit Hours *
Total: 15

Spring


Total: 15

Fourth Year


Fall


  • CLAS 4310 - Seminar in Classics 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • (Writing Intensive)

  • Minor Elective (3000 or 4000 Level) 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences Elective 3 Semester Credit Hours *
  • CLAS (3000 or 4000 Level) 6 Semester Credit Hours
Total: 15

Spring


  • CLAS 3350 - Comparative Mythology 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • CLAS (3000 or 4000 Level) 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • Free Elective (3000 or 4000 Level) 4 Semester Credit Hours
  • Minor Elective (4000 Level) 3 Semester Credit Hours
Total: 13

Total Hours: 120


* Refer to the General Degree Requirements of Arts and Sciences  for a complete list ofqualifying courses.

  • A summer or semester of study abroad is strongly recommended.
  • See an advisor for courses that fulfill the Language, Philosophy & Culture and Multicultural requirements.

Return to College of Arts & Sciences Return to: College of Arts & Sciences