Students majoring in Classical Languages and Literatures at the Smith College should be able to:
Translate with accuracy and understanding Latin and/or Greek texts from a variety of historical periods and genres.
Appreciate literary texts (epic, tragedy, elegy, oratory, history or philosophy) in relation to their historical frameworks, both diachronic (texts in dialogue with one another across a literary tradition) and synchronic (texts responding to specific historical conditions).
Have a working knowledge of the basic tools and resources, both print and electronic, for conducting research about ancient Greek and Roman culture.
Write clear, cogent interpretive arguments that demonstrate an ability to evaluate and engage critically with both primary sources and secondary literature.
Communicate ideas clearly and effectively in oral argument.
- Develop an historical awareness of the enduring influence of the classics in the arts and culture of subsequent periods up to the present day.
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- Elementary Greek
- Greek Prose and Poetry
- Advanced Readings in Greek Literature
- Elementary Latin
- Latin Prose and Poetry
- Virgil’s Aeneid
- 48 months
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DisciplinesGeneral Studies & Classics Literature View 507 other Masters in General Studies & Classics in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- Common Application or Coalition Application
- Smith Writing Supplement
- Secondary School Report, including official high school transcript
- Counselor Recommendation
- Two Teacher Evaluation Forms
- Official SAT I, ACT, TOEFL, IELTS, PTE or the Duolingo English Test/*DET*
- Early Decision Agreement (if applicable)
International53940 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 53940 USD per year during 48 months.
National53940 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 53940 USD per year during 48 months.
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