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Minor

The Classics Department offers the opportunity to minor in one of four classical areas of study.

Classical Studies

  • Minimum 20 units of coursework taken for a letter grade, with no grade lower than a "C"
  • CLASSICS 150: Majors Seminar
  • Five CLASSICS courses of your choice (may count up to 4 units of certain IHUM, SLE or THINK courses)

For more on these requirements and to see lists of suggested courses, see our entry in the Stanford Bulletin.  For a tracking form, click here.

Ancient History

  • Minimum 20 units of coursework taken for a letter grade, with no grade lower than a "C"
  • CLASSICS 150: Majors Seminar
  • Five CLASSICS courses in history, art history or archaeology. May also count Latin or Ancient Greek courses which focus on historical topics or authors.

For more on these requirements and to see lists of suggested courses, see our entry in the Stanford Bulletin.  For a tracking form, click here.

Classical Languages

  • Minimum 20 units of coursework taken for a letter grade, with no grade lower than a "C"
  • CLASSICS 150: Majors Seminar
  • Five CLASSICS courses in Latin or Ancient Greek.  If counting both languages, one must be at the intermediate-level or above.

For more on these requirements and to see lists of suggested courses, see our entry in the Stanford Bulletin.  For a tracking form, click here.

Philosophy & Literature

  • Minimum 20 units of coursework taken for a letter grade, with no grade lower than a "C"
  • CLASSICS 150: Majors Seminar
  • Five CLASSICS courses in classical literature or philosophy, including classical science. May also count Latin or Ancient Greek courses which focus on philosophical/literary topics or authors.

For more on these requirements and to see lists of suggested courses, see our entry in the Stanford Bulletin.  For a tracking form, click here.