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

Freshman
FallHoursSpringHours
ENGL 101 (Goal 2.1 (2 crs req), BA Writing I)13Goal 1.2 Quantitative Reasoning (BA Quantitative Reasoning)23
MATH 101 (Goal 1.2 Quantitative Reasoning)3Goal 2.1 Written Communication (2 crs req.), such as CLSX 178 or ENGL 1023
GRK 104 (Major Pre-requisite)5Goal 2.2 Oral Communication, such as CLSX 210 or 2203
Goal 1.1 Critical Thinking, such as CLSX 151, 168, or 1773GRK 108 (Major Pre-requisite)5
 14 14
Sophomore
FallHoursSpringHours
LAT 104 (Major Pre-requisite)5LAT 108 (Major Pre-requisite)5
Goal 3 Arts and Humanities, such as CLSX 148, 151, or 1683Goal 3 Natural Science3
Goal 3 Social Science3Lab Science (BA Lab Requirement)1-2
Elective or possible minor course (Total Hours)3Elective or possible minor course (Total Hours)3
Elective or possible minor course (Total Hours)3Elective or possible minor course 300+ (Total Hours)3
 17 15-16
Junior
FallHoursSpringHours
LAT 112 or GRK 301 (Major Requirement, BA Second Language)33Goal 4.2 Global Awareness, such as CLSX 168, 515, or 5163
Goal 4.1 US Diversity3Goal 5 Social Responsibility & Ethics, such as CLSX 384 3
Classical History Course (Major Requirement)43Advanced Language Course (Major Requirement)33
Elective or possible minor course 300+ (Total Hours)3Classical Ancient Art & Archeology Course (Major Requirement)43
Elective or possible minor course 300+ (Total Hours)3Elective or possible minor course 300+ (Total Hours)3
 15 15
Senior
FallHoursSpringHours
Advanced Language Course (Major Requirement)33Goal 6 Integration & Creativity73
CLSX Elective or approved PHIL or HWC course (Major Requirement)63Advanced Language Course (Major Requirement)33
CLSX Elective or approved PHIL or HWC course (Major Requirement)63Advanced Language Course (Major Requirement)33
LA&S 490 (Recommended, or elective)3Elective or possible minor course 300+ (Total Hours)3
Elective or possible minor course 300+ (Total Hours)3Elective or possible minor course 300+ (Total Hours)3
 15 15
Total Hours 120-121

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.