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Foreign Language Major: Classics Specialization, BA

120
Total Credit Hours
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Why Classics at APSU?

Majors in foreign languages at Austin Peay are all classified as receiving a Bachelor of Arts in Foreign Languages with a Specialization in the target language, e.g., Classics, or Greek.  The following courses are required for the B.A. in Foreign Languages with a Specialization in Classics.  The major consists of 30 hours of coursework.

Students with a Classics specialization will earn a deeper understanding of Classical Studies, Classical Civilizations, and the rich culture of the time. Courses include: Women in Antiquity, Mythology, Rhetoric, and many others.



What Will I Learn?

Foreign Language, BA
Classics Specialization
*Sample Four Year Plan

First Year Fall Semester
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First Year Spring Semester
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APSU 1000-Transition to the University 1 ENGL 1020-English Composition II 3
ENGL 1010-English Composition I 3 MATH 1010-Mathematical Thought and Practice 3
History Core 3 GREK 2010-Intermediate Greek 3
GREK 2010-Intermediate Greek 3 Humanities and/or Fine Arts Core 3
COMM 1010-Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3 History Core 3
TOTAL SCH 13 TOTAL SCH 15
Second Year Fall Semester
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Second Year Spring Semester
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ENGL 2030-Traditions in World Literature 3 LATN 2020-Intermediate Latin 3
Natural Sciences w/ lab Core 4 Natural Sciences w/ lab Core 4
LATN 2010-Intermediate Latin 3 Greek Elective (Group 2) 3
Greek Elective (Group 2) 3 Social and Behavioral Sciences Core 3
Minor Course 3 Minor Course 3
TOTAL SCH 16 TOTAL SCH 16
Third Year Fall Semester
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Third Year Spring Semester
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Greek Elective (Group 2) 3 Latin Elective (Group 1) 3
Minor Course 3 Minor Course 3
Humanities and/or Fine Arts Core 3 Social and Behavioral Sciences Core 3
Latin Elective (Group 1) 3 General Elective Upper Division 3
General Elective 3 General Elective 3
TOTAL SCH 15 TOTAL SCH 15
Fourth Year Fall Semester
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Fourth Year Spring Semester
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Upper Division Major Elective 3 General Elective Upper Division 3
Latin Elective (Group 1) 3 General Elective Upper Division 3
Latin Elective (Group 1) 3 Latin Elective (Group 1) 3
Minor Course 3 Minor Course 3
General Elective 3 General Elective 3
TOTAL SCH 15 TOTAL SCH 15
    Total Student Credit Hours for Degree 120

Minor is required for this program

39 upper division (3000-4999) credit hours are required for graduation.

 

 

What Do Foreign Language Majors Do After Graduation?

Foreign Language majors go on to pursue many different paths:

  • Pursue Law School

     

  • Medical School

  • International Business opportunities

     


  • Archaeology

     

  • Almost anything else you could want

Where have APSU alumni gone?
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Meet Alexandra Willis

After completing a 1 year stage management internship at Lexington Children's Theatre, Paige has moved to New York where she is beginning work as a Stage Manager in the Julliard School Professional Internship Program.

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Meet Alexandra Willis

After completing a 1 year stage management internship at Lexington Children's Theatre, Paige has moved to New York where she is beginning work as a Stage Manager in the Julliard School Professional Internship Program.

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Meet Alexandra Willis

After completing a 1 year stage management internship at Lexington Children's Theatre, Paige has moved to New York where she is beginning work as a Stage Manager in the Julliard School Professional Internship Program.

How Do I Get Started?

Admission is via audition and/or portfolio review and interview. Begin the application process now by setting up an audition date.