Unlock the secrets of the Greek and Roman civilization and the origins of the Western world. Benefit not only from small classes and a close-knit student community but also from the department's library and even its on-campus museum. Take advantage of volunteer opportunities in the museum to gain first-hand experience working with artifacts from the Classical world.

This program is offered in English and in French. 

The table below includes only the discipline-specific courses. Please refer to the Academic Regulations for information on the Honours bachelor's with double major and the Honours bachelor's with major and minor.

French immersion is available when taken as part of an honours degree.

LCL 1101Latin I3 Units
LCL 1102Latin II3 Units
One option from the following:6 Units
Option 1:
The Beginnings of Greek Civilization
Athens, Persia, and Sparta
Option 2:
The Republic
The Early Empire
3 course units from:3 Units
Introduction to Classical Archeology
Archaeological Methods and Techniques
3 course units from:3 Units
Introduction to Greek Literature
Introduction to Latin Literature
CLA 3110Topics in Ancient History I 13 Units
CLA 3130Topics in Greek and Latin Literature in Translation 13 Units
6 optional course units in classical studies (CLA) or classics (LCL) 26 Units
6 optional course units in classical studies (CLA) or classics (LCL) at the 3000 or 4000 level 26 Units
6 optional course units in classical studies (CLA) or classics (LCL) at the 4000 level 26 Units
Total: 42 Units

Note(s)

1

This course has a variable topics and may be taken several times if the themes are different.

2

Those wishing to continue on to an MA in Classical Studies at the University of Ottawa should have completed a minimum of 18 course units of ancient language courses (Greek, Latin), from which 12 course units from one language and 6 course units from the other as optional courses.