Academic Calendar 2022-2023

Classics – Specialization (Arts) – Bachelor of Arts (Honours)


Subject:  Administered by the Department of Classics.
Plan:  Consists of 84.00 units as described below.
Program:  The Plan, 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 following:
GREK 112Introductory Greek6.00
LATN 110Introductory Latin6.00
C. Complete the following:
CLST 200Greek History3.00
CLST 201Roman History3.00
D. Complete the following:
GREK 208Intermediate Greek6.00
LATN 209Intermediate Latin6.00
E. Complete the following:
LATN 321Latin Prose3.00
LATN 322Latin Verse3.00
F. Complete the following:
GREK 321Greek Prose3.00
GREK 322Greek Verse3.00
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
CLAS_Subs at the 300- or 400-level
CLST 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
CLAS_Subs at the 200-level
CLST at the 200-level
GREK at the 200-level
LATN at the 200-level
D. Complete 6.00 units from the following:6.00
CLAS_Subs at the 100-level or above
CLST at the 100-level or above
GREK at the 100-level or above
LATN at the 100-level or above
Elective Courses36.00
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, LAW, NURS and courses in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. 

Classics Course List

The following list contains courses offered through other Departments. In accordance with Academic Regulation 2.5 (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 Substitutions
ARTH 212Medieval Art3.00
ARTH 214Renaissance Art and Architecture before 15003.00
ARTH 215Renaissance Art and Architecture After 15003.00
GPHY 341Photogrammetry3.00
HIST 215Sport and the Spectacle of Violence from Antiquity to the Renaissance3.00
HIST 218Byzantium3.00
HIST 225The Early Middle Ages3.00
HIST 255Renaissance and Reformation Europe3.00
HIST 3323.00
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