Classical Humanities Minor
Department of Classics
212 Murphey Hall, CB# 3145
Classics is the study of the ancient Greek and Roman world; the Greek and Latin languages and literature; and the history, art, and culture that have been fundamental in shaping modern society.
- Classics Major, B.A.–Classical Archaeology
- Classics Major, B.A.–Classical Civilization
- Classics Major, B.A.–Greek, Latin, and Combined Greek and Latin
In addition to the program requirements listed below, students must:
- take at least 9 credits of their minor course requirements at UNC–Chapel Hill
- earn a minimum of 12 hours of C or better in the minor (some minors require more)
For more information, please consult the degree requirements section of the catalog.
The undergraduate minor in classical humanities consists of five courses:
|One of the following:||3|
|Archaeology of Italy|
|CLAS 121||The Greeks H||3|
|or CLAS 122||The Romans|
|CLAS 131||Classical Mythology H||3|
|Two additional courses: any CLAR or CLAS course numbered above 132 or any GREK or LATN course not being used to fulfill the foreign language General Education requirement||6|
Honors version available. An honors course fulfills the same requirements as the nonhonors version of that course. Enrollment and GPA restrictions may apply.
Classics Department course descriptions include:
- Classical Archaeology (CLAR)
- Classics in English/Classical Civilization (CLAS)
- Greek (GREK)
- Latin (LATN)
See program page here for special opportunities.