Dec 17, 2018  
2018-2019 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog

Languages and Cultures: Classics Concentration, B.A.


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 concentrations must include the following:

  • Classics – A minimum of 6 hours of two 4000-level Classics courses (6 hours)
  • 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 two 4000-level Russian courses (6 hours)

Students must make a C or better in departmental courses to be eligible for graduation

Communication Literacy Requirement. Students with a concentration in Classics must complete CLAS 4310  and two Communication Literacy (CL) courses from GRK 2302 , LAT 2302 , CLAS 3320 , and CLAS 3330 . Students with a concentration in French must complete three CL courses from FREN 3302 , FREN 4315 , FREN 4317 , and FREN 4322 . The department requires students with a minor in French to take one CL course. Students with a concentration in German must complete three CL courses from GERM 3301 , GERM 3303 , GERM 3304 , GERM 3306 , GERM 4303 , and GERM 4305 . The department requires students with a minor in German to take one CL course. Students with a concentration in Russian Area and Language Studies must complete three CL courses: RUSN 3305  (in residence), RUSN 4301 , and RUSN 4302 .

 

Communication Literacy Courses


Students with a concentration in Classics must complete CLAS 4310  and two CL courses from GRK 2302 , LAT 2302 , CLAS 3320  and CLAS 3330 .

Recommended Sample Curriculum


First Year


Fall


Total: 15

Spring


Total: 15

Second Year


Fall


Total: 16

Spring


Total: 16

Third Year


Fall


  • CLAS, LAT, or GRK (3000 or 4000 Level) 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • POLS 1301 - American Government 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • Creative Arts Elective 3 Semester Credit Hours *
  • Minor Elective (1000 or 2000 Level) 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • Oral Communication Elective 3 Semester Credit Hours *
Total: 15

Spring


  • CLAS, LAT, or GRK (3000 or 4000 Level) 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • POLS 2306 - Texas Politics and Topics 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • Creative Arts Elective 3 Semester Credit Hours *
  • Minor Elective (3000 Level) 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • Minor Elective 3 Semester Credit Hours
Total: 15

Fourth Year


Fall


  • CLAS 4300 - Research in Classics 3 Semester Credit Hours OR
  • CLAS 4310 - Seminar in Classics 3 Semester Credit Hours
  •  

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

Spring


  • CLAS 4300 - Research in Classics 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • OR

  • CLAS 4310 - Seminar in Classics 3 Semester Credit Hours
  •  

  • CLAS, LAT, or GRK (3000 or 4000 Level) 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • Free Elective (3000 or 4000 Level) 1 Semester Credit Hour
  • Minor Elective 3 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 of qualifying courses.

One or two CLAS courses may be replaced by suitable courses from other departments with the approval of the undergraduate advisor.

A summer or semester of study abroad is strongly recommended. Please consult the undergraduate advisor for a list of suggested programs.