Undergraduate Degree & Course Catalog

Classics Minor - Ancient History Concentration - Program Requirements


338 Millard Fillmore Academic Core, Ellicott Complex
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14261-0026
Brad Ault
David Teegarden
Director of Undergraduate Studies

Completing the Classics Minor - Ancient History Concentration Program

Academic Advice

Only courses at the 200-level or above may be used to satisfy requirements.

Transfer Credit Policy

The director of undergraduate studies determines on a case-by-case basis whether or not a course taken at another college or university will satisfy a requirement for the classics major at UB.

Prerequisite Courses

There are no prerequisite courses, but a student must have a grade point average of 2.0 to be accepted as either a major or a minor.

Required Courses

  • Three courses concerned with the history, archaeology, art, and/or literature of one of the three ancient Mediterranean culture areas (Near East/Egypt, Greece, Rome), including one course in the history of that culture area
  • One course in the history of one of the other two ancient Mediterranean culture areas
  • One course in theory or methodology of a related field (e.g., anthropology, archaeology, art history, gender studies, post-ancient history)
  • One course in the history of a non-Mediterranean ancient, medieval or early modern culture

Total Credit Hours Required

Total Credits Required for Minor/Certificateā€ƒ18

Minors must be completed in conjunction with a major and all university degree requirements must be met.

Students should consult with an academic advisor to determine how any transfer or exam credit might be utilized in meeting general education, prerequisite or major requirements.

Published: August 16, 2018 09:19:06 AM