Learning Outcomes

Student Learning Outcomes for B.A. in Classics, with an emphasis in Greek and Latin Language and Literature


  1. Demonstrate knowledge of Greek and Latin vocabulary, morphology, and syntax at an advanced level.
  2. Read and translate key Greek and Latin texts accurately.
  3. Place these texts in their appropriate historical, literary, and cultural contexts by analyzing significant historical events and literary and cultural developments that influenced them.
  4. Compose critical/analytical essays and/or papers using these primary texts as evidence.
  5. Present projects and analyses orally.

Student Learning Outcomes for B.A. in Classics, with an emphasis in Latin Language and Literature


  1. Demonstrate knowledge of Latin vocabulary, morphology, and syntax at an advanced level.
  2. Read and translate key Latin texts accurately.
  3. Place these texts in their appropriate historical, literary, and cultural contexts by analyzing significant historical events and literary and cultural developments that influenced them.
  4. Compose critical/analytical essays and/or papers using these primary texts as evidence.
  5. Present projects and analyses orally.

Student Learning Outcomes for B.A. in Classics, with an emphasis in Classical Civilization


  1. Demonstrate knowledge of Latin or Greek vocabulary, morphology, and syntax at a beginning to intermediate level.
  2. Evaluate and analyze key Latin and Greek texts (these texts will be read in translation).
  3. Place these texts in their appropriate historical, literary, and cultural contexts by analyzing significant historical events and literary and cultural developments that influenced them.
  4. Compose critical/analytical essays and/or papers using primary texts as evidence.
  5. Present projects and analyses orally.