Academic Calendar 2024-2025

Classics and Archaeology – Major (Arts) – Bachelor of Arts (Honours)


Subject: Administered by the Department of Classics and Archaeology.
Plan: Consists of 60.00 units as described below.
Program: The Plan, alone, or in combination with a Minor in another subject, and with sufficient electives to total 120.00 units (114.00 units for students admitted prior to September 2017), will lead to a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Degree.

1. Core
A. Complete the following:
CLST 102Introduction to Greek Civilization3.00
CLST 103Introduction to Roman Civilization3.00
B. Complete the folllowing:
CLST 200Greek History3.00
CLST 201Roman History3.00
2. Option
A. Complete 6.00 units from the following:6.00
CLST at the 400-level
B. Complete 18.00 units from the following:18.00
CLST at the 300- or 400-level
CLST_Subs at the 300- or 400-level
GREK at the 300- or 400-level
LATN at the 300- or 400-level
C. Complete 6.00 units from the following:6.00
CLST at the 200-level
CLST_Subs at the 200-level
GREK at the 200-level
LATN at the 200-level
D. Complete 18.00 units from the following:18.00
CLST at the 100-level or above
CLST_Subs at the 100-level or above
GREK at the 100-level or above
LATN at the 100-level or above
Elective Courses60.00
Total Units120.00

3. Notes

A. It is recommended that courses numbered at the 100-level be taken early in the program (i.e. first or second year).

B. A maximum of 6.00 units from courses offered by other Faculties and Schools may be counted toward the program and/or Plan requirements. This includes courses in BMED, COMM, GLPH, HSCI, LAW, NURS, and courses offered by Smith Engineering.

Classics and Archaeology Course List

The following list contains courses offered through other Departments. In accordance with Academic Regulation 2.6 (Access to Classes), students do not have enrolment priority in all of these courses. Access to these courses may only be made available during the Open Enrolment period, and then only if space permits.


Classics and Archaeology Substitutions
ARTH 212Medieval Art3.00
ARTH 214Antiquity and Nature in Renaissance Art, 1300-15003.00
ARTH 215Humanity and Divinity in Renaissance Art, 1500-16003.00
GPHY 341Photogrammetry3.00
HIST 110Europe from Antiquity to the Scientific Revolution3.00
HIST 215Sport, Virtue, and Violent Spectacle from Antiquity to the Renaissance3.00
HIST 218Byzantium3.00
HIST 225The Early Middle Ages3.00
HIST 226The Later Middle Ages3.00
HIST 243The Crusades3.00
HIST 251Medieval England3.00
HIST 255Renaissance and Reformation Europe3.00
LLCU 201Introduction to Romance Philology3.00
LLCU 210Italy and the Classical Tradition3.00
PHIL 233Greek Philosophy3.00
PHIL 328Ancient Philosophy3.00
RELS 212Mythology of the Ancient Near East3.00
RELS 228Sages, Scholars and Rabbis3.00
RELS 321Greek and Roman Religions3.00