Below is a sample 4-year plan for students pursuing the BGS in Classical Antiquity. To view the list of courses approved to fulfill KU Core Goals, please visit the KU Core website.

Freshman
FallHoursSpringHours
Goal 2.1 Written Communication (First Course, 2 Crs Required)3CLSX 178 or ENGL 102 (Recommended)(Goal 2.1 Written Communication(Second Course, 2 Crs Required))3
MATH 101 (Recommended)(Goal 1.2 Quantitative Literacy)3CLSX 210 or 220 (Recommended)(Goal 2.2 Oral Communication)3
CLSX 151, 168, or 177 (Recommended)(Goal 1.1 Critical Thinking)3LAT 108 or GRK 108 (Major Pre-requisite)5
LAT 104 or GRK 104 (Major Pre-requisite)5Required Minor Course (BGS Requirement)13
Elective (Total Hours)3Elective (Total Hours)3
 17 17
Sophomore
FallHoursSpringHours
GRK 301, 302, 303, or LAT 112 (Major Pre-requisite)3Goal 3 Natural Science3
Goal 3 Arts and Humanities, such as CLSX 148, 151, or 1683GRK 310, 312, LAT 200, or LAT 201 (Major Pre-requisite)3
Goal 3 Social Science3Required Minor Course 300+ (BGS Requirement)13
Required Minor Course (BGS Requirement)13Elective 300+ (Total Hours)3
Elective (Total Hours)3Elective (Total Hours)3
 15 15
Junior
FallHoursSpringHours
Goal 4.1 US Diversity3Goal 5 Social Responsibility & Ethics, such as CLSX 3843
Course from List A (Major Requirement)23Course from List A or B (Major Requirement)23
Course from List B (Major Requirement)23Course from List A or B (Major Requirement)23
Required Minor Course 300+ (BGS Requirement)13Course from List C (Major Requirement)33
Elective 300+ (Total Hours)3Required Minor Course 300+ (BGS Requirement)13
 15 15
Senior
FallHoursSpringHours
Goal 4.2 Global Awareness, such as CLSX 168, 515, or 5163CLSX 496, 550, or 577 (Goal 6 Integration & Creativity, Major Requirement (Recommended))43
Course from List A or B (Major Requirement)23Course from List A or B (Major Requirement)23
Course from List C (Major Requirement)33Course from List C (Major Requirement)33
Required Minor Course 300+ (BGS Requirement)13Elective 300+ (Total Hours)3
BGS Career Prep Course (BGS Requirement)2 
 14 12
Total Hours 120

Please note:

All students in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences are required to complete 120 total hours of which 45 hours must be at the Jr/Sr (300+) level.

The same course cannot be used to fulfill more than one KU Core Goal. However, overlap of a KU Core course with a major or degree-specific requirement is allowed. Overlapping is recommended to allow more opportunities to explore other majors and/or minors.