Minor In Hellenic Studies

Program Description 

Total units required in the minor: 23 with at least 12 in upper division

The Hellenic Studies minor emphasizes coursework and independent study in the areas of Greek language, Greek History, Greek politics, and Greek arts and literature. The Hellenic Studies curriculum includes lower and upper division classes offered by the departments of Foreign Languages, History, Humanities and Religious Studies, Philosophy, Government, and Art. The minor is associated with the Tsakopoulos Hellenic Collection www.library.csus.edu/tsakopoulos in the Sacramento State Library.

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Program Requirements

SPECIFIC COURSE REQUIREMENTS (17 UNITS)

GREK 6A Elementary Modern Greek (4 units)

GREK 6B Elementary Modern Greek (4 units)

HIST 109 History of Modern Greece  (3 units)

or 

HIST 103 Mediterranean Europe: From the Renaissance to the European Union (3 units)

HIST 111 Ancient Greece (3 units)

HRS 113 The Culture of Classical Greece (3 units)

 

ELECTIVES (6 UNITS)

Select two of the following: 

ART 1A Art, Religions, and Power before 1400

ART 103 Art of the Ancient Mediterranean

GOVT 110

HIST 143B The Modern Middle East

HRS 119 Classical Mythology

HRS 120 Reason and Revelation: The Origins of Western Culture 

PHIL 26 History of Philosophy

PHIL 112 History Of Ethics 

PHIL 192D/HRS 205 Space and Time

THEA 2 History of the Theatre: Ancient to Renaissance

TOTAL UNITS:23