Master of Arts (M.A.) Classics (Non-Thesis) (45 credits)

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Offered by: History and Classical Studies     Degree: Master of Arts

Program Requirements

The M.A. in Classics; Non-Thesis, offers advanced training in the scholarly discipline of classical studies in a variety of fields. The program aims to develop proficiency both in technical areas of the discipline, especially Greek and Latin language, and in critical reading, writing, and research skills, to prepare students to enter doctoral programs in any of the related fields of classical studies. This option is designed for students who need to strengthen their proficiency in ancient languages and other aspects of classical studies, and places greater emphasis on graduate coursework. This option is normally completed in two years.

Research Courses (18 credits)

  • CLAS 650 Seminar (3 credits)

    Offered by: History and Classical Studies (Faculty of Arts)

    Overview

    Classics : Topics in ancient Greek or Roman literature, culture, and society. Emphasis on the reading and interpretaton of texts in ancient Greek and Latin.

    Terms: Winter 2018

    Instructors: Heidi Wendt (Winter)

    • Restriction(s): Not open to students who have taken CLAS 691.

  • CLAS 681 M.A. Research Paper 1 (3 credits)

    Offered by: History and Classical Studies (Faculty of Arts)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Classics : The writing of the research paper.

    Terms: Winter 2018

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2017-2018 academic year.

  • CLAS 682 M.A. Research Paper 2 (3 credits)

    Offered by: History and Classical Studies (Faculty of Arts)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Classics : The writing of the research paper.

    Terms: Winter 2018

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2017-2018 academic year.

  • CLAS 683 M.A. Research Paper 3 (3 credits)

    Offered by: History and Classical Studies (Faculty of Arts)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Classics : The writing of the research paper.

    Terms: Winter 2018

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2017-2018 academic year.

  • CLAS 685D1 Proseminar (3 credits)

    Offered by: History and Classical Studies (Faculty of Arts)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Classics : Selected topics and practical issues in professional development, including (but not limited to) pedagogy in Greek and Latin language, acquisition of research skills, grant writing, and publication strategies.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2017-2018 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2017-2018 academic year.

  • CLAS 685D2 Proseminar (3 credits)

    Offered by: History and Classical Studies (Faculty of Arts)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Classics : See CLAS 685D1 for course description.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2017-2018 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2017-2018 academic year.

    • Prerequisite: CLAS 685D1

    • No credit will be given for this course unless both CLAS 685D1 and CLAS 685D2 are successfully completed in consecutive terms

Complementary Courses (27 credits)

27 credits of 500-level or 600-level courses in Classics, Ancient History, or another classics-related discipline. A list of course that count for the complementary course requirement may be found on the Classical Studies website at /classics/graduate-studies/courses.

A minimum of 12 credits of complementary courses must be ancient Greek or Latin courses (Note: CLAS 691 does not count as an Ancient Greek or Latin course).

A maximum of 6 credits of complementary courses may be taken outside the Department of History and Classical Studies, unless approved by the Classical Studies Committee.

Faculty of Arts—2017-2018 (last updated Aug. 23, 2017) (disclaimer)