Greek Minor

The minor in Greek at the UO introduces students to the study of the ancient language and its literatures. After a year of introduction, students can expect to read and study closely such authors as Plato, Lysias, Euripides and Homer in the original Greek.

Greek Minor Requirements

Courses used to fulfill the minor requirements must be taken for a letter grade and passed with a grade of mid-C or better.

Upper-division Greek (GRK) courses 116
Upper-division elective courses (see table below)8
Total Credits24

Four credits of first-year Greek may be applied to this total.

Students must have a grade point average of 2.50 or better in courses applied to the minor. At least four courses (typically 16 credits) must be taken at the University of Oregon.

Approved Elective Courses

Archaeology of Egypt and Near East
Origins of Art
History of World Architecture I
Ancient Jewish Art
Ancient Greek Art and Architecture
Roman Art & Architecture
ARH 326
Ancient Mediterranean Art: [Topic]
Greek and Roman Epic
Greek and Roman Tragedy
Classical Greek Philosophers
Early China, Ancient Greece
Death and Rebirth in Greece and India
Gender and Sexuality in Antiquity
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Ancient Science and Culture
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