Latin - Minor

College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Modern and Classical Language Studies
109 Satterfield Hall
Kent Campus
330-672-2150
mcls@kent.edu
www.kent.edu/mcls


Description

The Latin minor allows students to gain expertise in Latin and ancient culture beyond the Intermediate II level. Students obtain proficiency in Latin and take courses in Roman culture, history and archaeology.

FULLY OFFERED AT:

  • Kent Campus

Admission Requirements

Admission to a minor is open to students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students enrolled only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.

Minor Requirements

[LAT]

Prerequisite Requirements 1
ELEMENTARY LATIN I
ELEMENTARY LATIN II
Minor Requirements
LAT 26201INTERMEDIATE LATIN I:READINGS 3
LAT 26202INTERMEDIATE LATIN II:READINGS 3
LAT 36170CICERO 3
LAT 36171VERGIL 3
Classical Culture Electives, choose from the following:6
THE ROMAN ACHIEVEMENT (DIVG) (KHUM)
SPORT AND ANCIENT DAILY LIFE
ROMAN HISTORY
FIELD EXPERIENCE IN CLASSICS (ELR)
SPECIAL TOPICS IN CLASSICS
INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION
COLLOQUIUM IN CLASSICS
CLASSICAL MYTHOLOGY
LATIN LITERATURE IN TRANSLATION (ELR) (WIC)
CLASSICAL LITERARY STUDIES
ROMAN ARCHAEOLOGY AND ART
ANCIENT CHRISTIANITIES
FOREIGN LANGUAGES AND CULTURE STUDIES
Latin Upper-Division Electives (LAT 30000 or 40000 level)
Minimum Total Credit Hours:18
1

Prerequisites may be satisfied with demonstrated language proficiency.

Graduation Requirements

Minimum Minor GPA
2.000
  • Students must complete at least two upper-division (30000 or 40000 level) courses in the minor at Kent State on a graded basis (A-F).

Program Note

Some courses in the Department of Modern and Classical Language Studies are offered on a rotating basis, and course availability may change at any time. Visit the department's website for course offering projections and advising with course planning.